Job Summary
  • Salary
    £10400 Yearly
  • Location
    Wyboston, England
  • Sector
    Digital Marketer Level 3
  • Duration
    13 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    30th April 2018
  • Employer Name
    Lilac James Co.
  • Distance from academy
    • 20.6 Miles
    • 39 Minutes
  • Address
    Eaton Court, Eaton Socon PE19 8ER, United Kingdom

Employer Description

Job Description

Do you love working with social media? Are you passionate about marketing? Are you a creative individual? Would you like to work for an ever-growing digital marketing agency? If so, this could be a great opportunity for you!

On a day to day basis the candidate can expect to:

• Manage content for websites, social media accounts, blogs and e-newsletters.
• Work with stats across all digital platforms – reviewing, analysing and making recommendations.
• SEO reviews of websites and researching opportunities to improve SEO position.
• Support digital projects and contribute to the development of strategies for paid and organic channels.
• Contribute to content creation for digital platforms, printed materials and press releases.
• Provide creative ideas for content marketing and updating the company website.
• Attend local networking events and press events where appropriate.

Benefits include:
• New office in St.Neots town centre.
• £5 per hour throughout your apprenticeship, to be reviewed every 3 months with the prospect of a raise for good performance.
• Support and development throughout your apprenticeship.
• For an outstanding apprentice the possibility exists of funding further training at the end of your apprenticeship should your personal development goals match that of Lilac James. For example, web development training or international SEO training.
• A flexible, mature and supportive management structure.
• The ability to learn from existing staff members with over 50 years’ experience in marketing.

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm


Requirements & Prospects


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

Desired Skills

  1. • Good IT Skills. Being able to turn their hand to a range of different software and systems.
  2. • Able to work effectively in a team.
  3. • Good customer service skills.

Personal Qualities

  1. • Be aspirational, wanting to continually develop themselves and their career, keeping up to date with the latest updates and trends in digital marketing. Learning does not stop at the end of your apprenticeship, it is lifelong.
  2. • Be creative. There is a lot of noise in the highly competitive digital marketing arena, it takes real creativity to be heard through it.
  3. • Be inspired to work within a team and help grow Lilac James Co. Teamwork is key, Lilac James is committed to ensuring the growth of the company benefits all employees.

Future Prospects

Possible progression to level 4 and full time employment for the right candidate.

  • 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)