Industry-leading light design specialists Dowsing & Reynolds, whose products have featured in Grand Designs and DIY SOS, are excited to be expanding their talented digital team through the addition of a Digital Marketing Apprentice.

Located close to the centre of Leeds, you will have fantastic opportunities to learn how to run successful marketing campaigns, social media projects and so much more during your Level 3 Apprenticeship. This is complemented by first class mentoring and support from industry professionals throughout your qualification.

Salary, Hours & Benefits

  • £9100 per annum
  • Monday to Friday
  • 9am – 5.00pm
  • 20 days holiday entitlement (plus bank holidays)
  • Social events with colleagues
  • Fun environment with lots of support
  • Huge potential for growth and progression

There are career progression opportunities available upon completion of the programme. You, along with your employer, may progress to a Level 4 programme, and take your training even further.

Roles & Responsibilities

Reporting into the Senior Marketing Manager, you will be working within a team of 8, where there is a strong emphasis on staff development and training.
Typical roles and responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Working with google analytics and social media insights to monitor growth and interaction
  • Working on social media campaigns to promote awareness to clients and potential customers
  • Running email campaigns, social media posts, blog writing, content creation
  • Scheduling social media posts
  • Working on SEO with the web team

Full support and guidance will be provided by both the employer and training provider throughout the apprenticeship.

Desired Skills & Competencies

  • Good communication skills both written and verbal
  • Confident in themselves
  • Good work ethic
  • Knowledge of Photoshop or creative software would be beneficial but not essential
  • Able to use their own initiative

Personal Qualities

  • Eager to pursue a career within Digital Marketing
  • Professional and pro-active attitude
  • Good grammar and attention to detail
  • Willing to learn

About the Employer

Dowsing & Reynolds is all about design details that matter. Quality finishing touches for your home that is beautifully designed and on-trend, whilst being affordable. For more information about Dowsing & Reynolds, please visit their website at the below address:

https://www.dowsingandreynolds.com/

Location & Travel

Located in Leeds, it is in a renovated factory with multiple very creative businesses. There is on-site parking available as well as public transport links within close proximity. The location is only a 20-minute bus journey from Leeds city centre and train station, with bus routes including Numbers 7, 7A, 51 and 52.

Funding

Due to funding requirements, there are specific candidate criteria that apply to this apprenticeship opportunity. In order for our employer to offer this vacancy, they must be able to draw down full government funding for the position. As such, only candidates aged 16 – 18 will be eligible to apply for this vacancy. However, as we work with a range of employers who do not require full government funding to offer apprenticeship opportunities, please visit our website: www.baltictraining.com/vacancies to discuss and apply for alternative apprenticeship opportunities.

Full Government funding rules and regulations can be found here:
 
https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/788312/Apprenticeship_funding_in_England_from_April_2019.pdf

Training to be provided 

If you are successful in securing this role, you will be enrolled in one of our apprenticeship programmes. Follow the link below for the programme applicable to this role:

https://baltictraining.com/apprentices/apprenticeship-programmes/digital-marketer/

We’re always looking for enthusiastic people to add to our talent pool: at Baltic, we believe people are more than a list of skills, so even if you don’t feel like you tick every box – get in touch with us! Our apprenticeships will teach you all the skills you need to succeed anyway!

Why choose an apprenticeship?

Apprenticeships are a great way to get the qualifications and experience needed to start your career. Combining technical training with work experience, becoming an apprentice is the first step to a recognised career path. The digital sector will only continue to grow and an apprenticeship with Baltic will enable you to join this diverse, fast-moving and exciting industry, putting you at the forefront of tomorrow’s world. If you’re ready to earn more, start your apprenticeship with Baltic Training today, apply below.

About Baltic 

Baltic Training is one of the only apprenticeship training providers that offer a completely tech-focused, tech-driven training solution. We help people transform their knowledge and passion into skills that employers need.

If this sounds like the role for you, get in touch! Once we receive your application, one of our team will be in touch to help you with the next stage. In the meantime, if you want to get a head start on the other applicants, expand your knowledge with the links provided!

https://baltictraining.com/apprentices/resources/information-advice-and-guidance/

Eligibility

Residency eligibility applies to this vacancy.   You must be a British or European Economic Area (EEA) citizen and have been resident in the UK or EEA country for the past 3 years.  Residency rules and some exceptions can be found here

https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/730997/1819_Provider_Rules_v1.0.pdf (clause P305)