Job Summary
  • Salary
    £12,000 Yearly
  • Location
    Alfreton, Derbyshire
  • Sector
    Digital Marketer Level 3
  • Duration
    15 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    25th November 2017
  • Employer Name
  • Distance from academy
    • 15.2 Miles
    • 23 Minutes
  • Address
    Alfreton DE55 7RA, United Kingdom

Employer Description

Job Description

Looking to kick-start a career in digital marketing? EPC UK PLC are market leaders in the field of explosives, drilling and blasting & are looking to add an apprentice to the team. You will support the marketing & communications teams in a variety of ways including writing copy, maintaining social media channels & providing analysis on digital pl

EPC UK PLC are looking to recruit a creative and passionate Digital Marketing Assistant to join their team.

Based primarily in Alfreton, the role will be to support the Marketing and Communications teams though a variety of methods.

Typical roles and responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following:

• Works under the direction of Marketing / Communications to help reach the company’s marketing goals and objectives
• Research market trends, demographics, pricing strategies, and other relevant information that helps develop marketing plans
• Analyses surveys, polls, and other market research to look for patterns and trends
• Creates graphs, reports, and detailed data analysis using computer software
• Delivers reports on research findings through written documents and verbal presentations
• Assists in creating promotional materials, including brochures, blogs, marketing copy, etc.
• Provides fact-checking, copy-editing, and formatting assistance during the creation of mailers, coupons, website content, and other promotional materials
• Helps maintain social media accounts for brands, products, or services
• Enters marketing data into spreadsheets and helps to create data and financial reports for marketing managers and directors
• Helps maintain excellent client relationships through superior customer service skills
• Places calls to or visits clients as needed to provide marketing materials, deliver sales pitches, or answer client questions
• Organises and plans the production of all major marketing materials by working closely with printers, sponsors, and other involved parties
• Helps to plan promotional events hosted by the company’s marketing department
• Keeps client information confidential

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm


Requirements & Prospects


A minimum of 5 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths and English (or equivalents)

Desired Skills

  1. • Effective communication skills – face to face and over telephone
  2. • IT literate - a good understanding/ interest in web marketing.
  3. • Excellent literacy skills - excellent grammar etc.
  4. • Strong organisational / administrative skills.
  5. • Able to create Excel spreadsheet documents and use MS Word
  6. • Knowledge of Abode Suite an advantage

Personal Qualities

  1. • Genuine interest in social media/ marketing
  2. • Energetic
  3. • Self-motivated
  4. • Creative
  5. • Team player & not afraid to get stuck in

Future Prospects

Excellent permanent prospects and progression on to Level 4 qualification.

  • Apprenticeship Length
    15 Months
  • Training Provider
    Aspire Achieve Advance Ltd
  • Academy Location


Combined with knowledge and skills gained in the workplace, the Level 3 Digital Marketer will provide an understanding into the fundamentals of marketing, digital business principles and the principles of coding. Training will be provided via outstanding classroom training, dedicated workplace mentorship and on-the job experience to build the necessary skills, knowledge and behaviours to begin your career as a Digital Marketer.

The apprenticeship includes:
• BCS Level 3 Diploma in Digital Marketing
o BCS Level 3 Certificate in Principles of Coding
o BCS Level 3 Certificate in Marketing Principles
• Google Analytics Individual Qualification

Training and Assessment
• Throughout the first 12 months you will be required to attend your local 3aaa academy in Derby for around 20 days (plus exam days).
• You will attend a four day synoptic assessment at the end of your course (approx. month 14)
• Your dedicated mentor will visit you in the workplace approximately every 8 weeks
• Online support for modules will be provided for you to complete outside of work

The remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace.

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)