Social Media and Digital Marketing Apprentice in Herne Bay Kent

Mick Say Seeks Social Media ApprenticeMick Say, founder of the Online Marketing Academy, one of the UK’s leading Social Media and Digital Marketing Strategists is seeking to recruit and personally train a social media and digital marketing apprentice.

This will be a full-time work and college based role, delivering real experience and professional qualifications. A good work ethic, a good sense of humour, along with lots of enthusiasm to learn are the key traits Mick is seeking.

Social Media Vacancy – Social Media and Digital Marketing Apprentice

This is a work based Role: The Candidate must live in the Herne Bay Area of Kent, in the United Kingdom. The candidate will be a recent school leaver and may already have enrolled in college studying digital media or other media courses.

The candidate will demonstrate a general knowledge and passion for social media.

Ideally the candidate is already participating in a wide variety of social media activities such as twitter, FaceBook, blogging, social bookmarking, etc. The candidate will have good Computer and Key Board skills and will be able to demonstrate this during interview.

key responsibilities for this Social Media and Digital Marketing Apprentice role include:

Over a three years period the successful candidate will learn:

* How to create, manage and interact with all major social media platforms
* How to operate and use a wide variety of digital marketing tools
* How to strategically develop a network marketing campaign
* How to research and write web-based articles for use in blogs and blogging
* Web 2.0 Website development
* On-Site and Off-site Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
* SEO copywriting
* Social Media Monitoring

Following completion of this three years apprenticeship the candidate the candidate will be a fully rounded Digital Marketing Expert with professional qualifications from the Chartered Institute of Marketing and Local Kent Collage.

Attributes – the key attributes for this position include:

* Creativity
* Common Sense and a willingness to experiment and learn
* Willingness to contribute and be a team player
* Determination and tenacity
* Ability to conceptualise and work with large amounts of data
* Ability to multi-task
* Above average English Language writing skills
* Excellent verbal communication skills
* A Good sense of humour
* An excellent work ethic
* Be punctual and have integrity for others

This is a three years job based role.

During year One:
The successful candidate will study at a local Kent College as well as learn and participate in social media – This first 12 months is designed to immerse the student into the social and digital world.

During Year Two:
The Apprentice will learn how to build and maintain web 2.0 websites and content management systems and will further learn how to build, develop and execute a client on line business development strategy.

During Year Three
The apprentice will learn advanced social media and digital marketing skills whilst creating case studies and real-time work for projects involved with qualification courses at the Chartered Institue of Marketing (CIM)

How to apply for the Social Media Apprentice Vacancy

If you are interested in applying for this vacancy please, in the first instance email your CV with a covering letter to mick(at) – Please do not telephone or post your applications, your digital application and presentation is part of the interview process.

Please note that this is a work based role and the candidate must live in the Herne Bay or Canterbury area of Kent in the United Kingdom. This role is not suitable for virtual workers.