Marketing Apprentice - fantastic opportunity

AFI Group
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Marketing Apprentice ? Castle Donington - DE74

Salary is based on the National Apprenticeship rate - ?3.50 / hr + monthly profit share (for the first 12 months, after which the rate is National Minimum Wage).

This is an exciting opportunity for an apprentice to join one of the fastest growing Powered Access and Industry Training companies in the UK and start on the path to a successful and rewarding career in Marketing.

The position will be based from our support offices in Castle Donington.
We will provide the successful applicant with a structured programme of training, leading to valuable NVQ qualifications and excellent on the job experience.

The role in brief:

--In Year 1 work towards NVQ Level 3 in Marketing; gain a highly regarded, professional qualification.

--In Year 2 work towards CIM certificate in Professional Marketing.

--Gain valuable practical experience in an office environment, working jointly for our Hire Brand Manager and Training Brand Manager.

--You will gain experience in performing varied and interesting tasks including;Creating and delivering external e-shots. Supporting the creation of various print literature. Creating and delivering internal communications. Supporting the Marketing Executive to deliver internal and external newsletters. Assisting the digital marketing apprentice with social media posts on the company?s various platform. Marketing administration (creation of PO?s, organising the delivery and print of marketing literature, preparation of internal documents)

--This position offers a unique opportunity to learn from highly experienced members of staff.

The Ideal Candidate:

--You will ideally have a grade C or above in English GCSE.

--You will need to demonstrate enthusiasm for a future career in Marketing.

--You will have excellent attention to detail and an ability to manage your own workload.

--You must be a team player and take instruction well.

AFI group of companies is a leading provider of access solutions, from the hire and purchase of access equipment, to accredited training and service / maintenance of machines. With a current network of 20 hire locations across the UK, AFI has a strong emphasis on Health and Safety and is proud to hold various accreditations (ISO9001, ISO14001, ISO18001, 5* Achilles BuildingConfidence, Gold RoSPA award ? to name a few).

We offer an excellent benefits package:

--23 days holidays per year rising to 25, plus statutory holidays.

--Inclusion in a monthly profit share scheme.

--An auto-enrolment pension scheme with employer contributions (from aged 22, but voluntary enrolment can be made before this age. Opt-out available).

--Death-in-Service benefit of 2 x salary.

--Healthcare Cash Plan.

--In addition we have invested in an excellent induction programme, and staff training (we currently hold a Gold Investors in People award).

Please note that we operate a 2 stage interview process and online testing to screen candidates.

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