Job Summary
  • Salary
    £10920 (DOE) Yearly
  • Location
    Birchwood, Warrington
  • Sector
    Digital Marketer Level 3
  • Duration
    13 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    13th April 2018
  • Employer Name
    Blue Whale Media
  • Distance from academy
    • 24.0 Miles
    • 44 Minutes
  • Address
    Birchwood Boulevard, Birchwood WA3 7QU, United Kingdom

Employer Description

Job Description

Due to tremendous growth, our Content Team currently has an exciting opportunity for Content Writer to join their team. You’ll be researching and writing about Businesses for their website copy and blogs. In addition to this you will write the content for Blue Whale Media's own blogs, articles etc.

Job Responsibilities
• Research, write and edit content for a variety of marketing communications including website content, whitepapers, articles, infographics, videos, collateral and more
• Maintain a library of statistics and quotes by keeping up to date with industry papers and articles
• Collaborate across the social, online and campaign teams to react and respond to content requirements as needed
• Develop content for specific global territories and verticals according to the channel plans
• Establish strong relationships with stakeholders in other departments including product management, development, recruitment, professional services and the exec team
• Think strategically and participate in idea generation for content and campaign

Working Week

Monday – Friday 10.00am – 5.00pm Based on 30 hours per week


Requirements & Prospects


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

Desired Skills

  1. • Excellent communication skills
  2. • Natural writing ability
  3. • Excellent spelling and grammar
  4. • Prior experience of blogging or content writing for business or different audiences
  5. • Attention to detail
  6. • Prior knowledge of WordPress would be beneficial
  7. • Ability to use initiative
  8. • Excellent interpersonal skills
  9. • Ability to deal with people from all works of life

Personal Qualities

  1. • Mature
  2. • Professional
  3. • Creative
  4. • Positive attitude towards work
  5. • Reliable
  6. • Enthusiastic
  7. • Responsible

Future Prospects

Permanent opportunity for the right candidate and/or progression onto a Level 4 apprenticeship.

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


Combined with knowledge and skills gained in the workplace, the Digital Marketer apprenticeship programme 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.

The apprenticeship will include:
• BCS L3 Digital Marketer Diploma.
• Google Analytics Individual Qualification.
• You will also be able to join the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) as an affiliate member and join the British Computing Society (BCS) as an associate member.

Training and Assessment:
• Throughout the apprenticeship, you will be required to attend your local academy for training sessions.
• You will attend a four-day synoptic assessment at the end of your course.
• Your dedicated mentor will visit you in the workplace approximately every 6-8 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)