Job Summary
  • Salary
    £9360 Yearly
  • Location
    Bedford, Bedfordshire
  • Sector
    Digital Marketer Level 3
  • Duration
    15 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    21st December 2017
  • Employer Name
    Springfield Business Supplies
  • Distance from academy
    • 3.1 Miles
    • 10 Minutes
  • Address
    Caxton Road, Bedford, United Kingdom

Employer Description

Job Description

Springfield Business Supplies have an exciting opportunity to appoint a Digital Marketing Apprentice! Are you social media savvy? Do you think you would be effective at email marketing campaigns? Then this role could be for you! Springfield Business Supplies are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic individual to join their team!

Springfield Business Supplies uses exceptional services and talents to deliver the very best results for clients.

Apprentice duties:

• Creating content for email marketing campaigns for clients
• Managing a range of social media accounts with regular posting; social media updates across company website, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram.
• Use Mail Chimp and other sources to administer email marketing campaigns
• Development and implementation of digital marketing strategies
• Provide ongoing timely metrics for digital activity and campaigns
• Updating and maintaining company website
• Uploading product specifications
• SEO outreach
• Email marketing and analysis
• Creating and analysing content for social media channels
• Researching current design trends
• Create promotional material
• Telephone communication & Email
Possibility of attending Networking events

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:30pm


Requirements & Prospects


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

Desired Skills

  1. • IT literate
  2. • Keyboard literate
  3. • Familiar with email use
  4. • Social media savvy
  5. • Experience/knowledge in using Photoshop and Publisher
  6. • Experience/Knowledge in using Magento desirable
  7. • Experience/knowledge in HTML5 and CSS
  8. • Articulate – Good use of the English language Competent user of the Internet
  9. • Facebook, Instagram, Linked In
  10. • Digital/Social media Knowledge

Personal Qualities

  1. • Willingness to learn
  2. • Committed to completing set tasks
  3. • Able to work within a team
  4. • Confident
  5. • Good communication skills (written and verbal)
  6. • Creative and flexible
  7. • Organised with the ability to prioritise time sensitive tasks
  8. • Self-motivated
  9. • Can do attitude
  10. • Enjoys achievement, competitive spirit Above all – a keenness to learn and develop

Future Prospects

Permanent employment is available for the successful applicant on completion of their Apprenticeship. Progression to Level 4, Higher Apprenticeship, may also be possible.

  • 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 Bedford 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)