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Social Media Apprentice

Social Chain
February 10, 2021
Manchester, United Kingdom
Job Type


National Apprenticeship Week 2021
Social Media Apprentice
Social Chain is an award-winning, creative social media agency that operates on a global scale! With the best minds working across everything from in-house data and insights, social media management and content production, they are able to provide top quality work for brands such as Revolution Bars Group, Superdry and Uber, just to name a few.
They have incredibly exciting and beautifully designed workspaces that includes a bar and slide/ball pool! They focus on providing an enjoyable environment to work in, creating a space for productivity and creativity, ensuring that the highest quality of work is being created for their clients.
Would you like to climb up the social chain and work in the digital marketing industry? Social Chain is looking for two Social Media Apprentices to join their team in Manchester. Apply Now!
Job description
As a Digital Content Apprentice, your responsibilities would include:
Reporting to the social media manager, the main focus of this role is to develop the social content output for your client, ensuring it aligns with the brand’s strategy, meets KPI’s and pushes the envelope.
  • Brainstorming new and creative ideas
  • Driving traffic to company pages
  • Developing engaging online content including videos and graphics
  • Measuring and reporting performance of digital marketing campaigns, and assess against goals, using Google Analytics and other relevant sites
  • Keeping abreast of new social media sites, technologies, and digital marketing trends; implementing these new technologies in developing campaigns
  • Identifying trends and insights, and optimising spend and performance based on the insights
This role has great progression prospects within the business. During your first year of this role, you will be trained to manage 2-3 key client accounts, be confident in a client-facing role and manage assistants/apprentices on your team.
Key benefits include a varied and fast-paced day to day working with some of the world’s best brands. A close-knit team and an environment to learn quickly under the wing of seasoned professionals. The opportunity to work on briefs outside of your immediate role which matches your interests.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • The ideal candidate will be a unique mix of creative and analytical
  • A strong understanding of the ever-changing landscape of social media/content marketing
  • Willing to learn about Digital Marketing with the desire to pursue this as a career
  • Good attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • An understanding of marketing is desirable
  • Knowledge of Social Media
  • Computer Literate

Personal qualities

  • A keen interest in Digital Marketing and Social Media
  • Well organised
  • Motivated
  • Friendly

Desired qualifications

  • A-C (4-9) English and maths at GCSE or equivalent
  • A passion for social media and digital content!

Future prospects

Digital Marketing is one of the fastest-growing sectors in the UK, so prospects upon completion are very promising with industry experience and a qualification under your belt. Job titles include, but are not limited to:

  • Junior Content Producer
  • Social Media Executive
  • Digital Marketing Executive
  • Content Executive
  • Brand Marketing Executive

Things to consider

You apply on The Juice Academy website, filling in the written application form to the best of your ability, paying attention to spelling, grammar and punctuation. Successful candidates will be invited to a second stage, where you will complete several assessments, including maths & English. If these results are successful, your application will be sent to the employer who will shortlist for interviews. If your interview is successful, you will be expected to start in the workplace at the week commencing the 15th of March. Please mark clearly on your application if you will be unavailable to start on this date and we will consider you for future selection days. *Please note: For the first year, you will be paid a minimum salary of £10,000. Thereafter, your pay will be increased to the National Living Wage (currently £8.72 per hour). All salaries are set at the employers’ discretion; however, this will be the minimum you will receive.

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Closing date: 01 Mar 2021
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