• Employer Name
    David Lloyd Leisure
  • Distance from acadmey
    • 1.6 Miles
    • 7 Minutes
  • Address
    Derby DE24 8HY, United Kingdom

Job Description

Are you a hardworking and enthusiastic aspiring Digital Marketer who is up for the challenge of joining a well-known, successful leisure club David Lloyds! That offers 81 premier gyms & fitness clubs across the UK?

This is an extremely rewarding role that will allow you to develop your skills, give you the opportunity to take ownership of key tasks and, where possible, choose which areas you would like to focus and lead on. There are already many exciting projects lined up including the launch of a brand new products and services, alongside hosting and attending various events.

This role is perfect for a confident and ambitious individual who is not afraid of a challenge and wants to be part of a fantastic company.

The successful candidate will work within the marketing department at the Busy Derby Club.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assisting with the Social Media Strategy, this includes posting content tailored across all channels, monitoring social activity, researching new social media opportunities and general up keep and management of online social presence. If the candidate excels in this area, sole responsibility will be given to the candidate to lead this area of the marketing plan.
  • Assist with all event promotion and organisation within club.
  • Creating, maintaining and updating website content.
  • Be actively involved in creative projects where possible.
  • Image editing, visual content design and creation where possible.
  • Coordinating e-mail marketing campaigns as outlined within the marketing plan.
  • Managing CRM data to support campaigns and communications to both customers and prospective customers.
  • Market Research including competitor analysis.
  • Assist with PPC campaigns/Social PPC campaigns.
  • Analysis of website and social media performance using Google Analytics and other reporting tools.
  • Setting up and managing website and social media goals.
  • Some administrative duties as and when required.

The successful candidate will be given the opportunity to experience a broad range of marketing activities. There will be lots of scope for creative input, and pro-activity will be positively encouraged.  This role will suit a driven individual who has a genuine enthusiasm to learn and develop.

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm 30 hrs pw


Requirements & Prospects


Ideally a minimum 4 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths, English and ICT (or equivalents)

Desired Skills

• Computer literate including experience of Microsoft Office
• Experience of social media platforms including Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook
• Excellent proof reading skills
Desirable skills:
• Experience using Adobe Software such as Photoshop, Illustrator & InDesign.
• Experience using content management systems such as Wordpress or Umbraco.
• Experience using Hootsuite or other Social Media Publishing Tools.
• Experience using Google Analytics.

Personal Qualities

• Effective verbal communication and interpersonal skills
• Good organisational skills and a keen eye for detail
• Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
• Confident, Mature, self-motivated and responsible
• Flexible, punctual and reliable
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Future Prospects

Our client is happy to support the candidate onto level 4 and are looking to offer a permanent position at the end of the 12 months should the candidate be suitable.

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


Throughout the duration of the Apprenticeship you will be required to attend the 3aaa Digital Marketing Academy based in Derby for an intensive 3 day block study. This is followed by attendance at the Academy on day release once a month thereafter for structured training, and the remainder of the training will be completed in the workplace. The Apprentice will work towards an Advanced Apprenticeship in Digital Marketing. The Apprenticeship consists of:
• Level 3 Diploma in Digital Marketing
• Level 2 Functional Skills English, Maths, ICT (if applicable)

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)