Digital Marketer Apprentice

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Employer description:

EC Business Solutions are a fast-paced, high-reward energy consultancy based in Hebburn. We specialise in working with customers to significantly reduce their business utility costs and make the necessary steps towards forward a greener future.


We are looking for a passionate learner wanting to kick start their career in Digital Marketing. This opportunity will allow you to take ownership and demonstrate your marketing capability in a rapidly growing business. 

Main responsibilities: 

  • Supporting the delivery of marketing strategies based on our clients’ objectives and KPI's.

As well as running campaigns, which includes: 

  • Managing advertising channels 
  • Supporting with optimising them whenever possible 
  • Reporting results and insights
  • SEO and PPC management
  • Email Marketing
  • Social media platform management

What we’re looking for / skills and qualities:

  • Experience with marketing and email campaigns, strategies and promotions
  • Knowledge of Search Engine Optimisation
  • Strong social media skills
  • Efficient at managing client campaigns and platforms.
  • Management of maintaining and updating the CRM (customer relationship management) system
  • Measure and evaluate the success of digital marketing activities
  • Comfortable supporting with budgets and media buying.
  • Comfortable analysing data to make informed marketing decisions.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Using reporting tools and analysing campaign metrics including Google Analytics.
  • Ability to hold oneself accountable and an aptitude for prioritising multiple projects.
  • Proactive, solutions-oriented mindset.
  • Strong attention to detail.

Entry requirements: 

You need to have 5 GCSE’s: 

  • Maths and English (or equivalents) at grades D or above 
  • 3x GCSE’s (or equivalent) at grades A-C in any subject 

You must not already have a qualification in a similar subject at the same level, or higher level than this apprenticeship.

If you hold international equivalents of the above qualifications, at the time of your application you must be able to provide an official document that states how your international qualifications compare to the UK qualifications. 

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We offer / Benefits of the role: 

  • Competitive salary
  • Be a part of a growing business where your voice is heard
  • Opportunity to develop as we usually promote internally
  • Corporate hospitality events (NUFC, SAFC and Durham County Cricket Club season tickets plus more)
  • Quarterly incentives including: Go-karting, paintballing and quad-biking
  • Early finish in December

Important Information: 

QA’s apprenticeships are funded by the Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA), an executive agency of the Department for Education.

To be eligible for a Government funded apprenticeship you must have lived in the UK or European Economic Area (EEA) for the last 3 consecutive years.