Digital Marketing Apprentice

East London

Employer description: 

Grip Active Sports has been based in London since 2016. 

We specialise in clothing and accessories for Football, Rugby, Cycling and GAA. We offer free customisation for all individuals and businesses with their chosen logos, colors and designs. Special discounts are offered on bulk orders for shops, stores, educational hubs, sports clubs, corporations and other businesses.

Grip Active is an emerging brand and our merchandise is very popular on the online market and sports stores all across the UK and Europe. We are proud of our exceptional quality and our competitive prices create great value for our customers. Coming with fresh and creative ideas; we provide a next level to sports as our products are approved by professional athletes and coaching staff. 


We are now looking for an eager candidate to join us as an apprentice. 
You will have the opportunity to gain valuable skills, knowledge and experience as you complete an Digital Marketing - Level 3 Apprenticeship. 

Duties and responsibilities: 

  • Management of all social channels including scheduling, monitoring and engaging 
  • Working on campaigns including email and social media 
  • Product photography 
  • Creating content by taking photos and videos 
  • Ensuring that the content is collated and accurate 
  • Ensuring communications are accurate, consistent and delivered on time 
  • Staying ahead of industry and social trends 
  • Improving the overall customer experience 
  • Providing support to employees 
  • Manage the company’s social pages 
  • Learn how to understand Google analytics 
  • Monitor the effectiveness of our Google campaigns 
  • SEO and PPC campaigns 

What we are looking for:
Desirable skills and qualities:

  • Passionate for all things social
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Keen interest in sports ideally Football, Rugby, Cycling or Gaelic Football
  • Driven and determined individual
  • A keen eye for detail
  • Creative 

Entry requirements:

  • 3 GCSE's (or equivalent) at grades 4+ (A-C) in any subject
  • GCSE Maths and English (or equivalents) at grades 3+ (D or above)
  • Prospective apprentices must not hold an existing qualification at the same or higher level as this apprenticeship in a similar subject

You may also have a combination of qualifications and experience which demonstrate the minimum foundation needed for the programme. In this instance you could still be considered for the programme.

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. 

Find out more here:

Working week: 

35 hours per week.
Monday to Friday, 
10am - 6pm.


£12,000 per annum.

Future prospects: 

Grip Active are looking for someone to become a key part of the team and are very keen on continuing employment upon successful completion of the apprenticeship. 
The progression pathway is very clear and will provide many opportunities.

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.