Better-IT , 3-3a Barrow Road, Sileby ,Leicester ,LE12 7LW
Hours per week: 40
Salary: £ 317 perweek
Working week: Contracted hours to be discussed, between 30-40 hours per week. Times between Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, salary will be pro-rated depending on contracted hours. We don't want applicants to be excluded based on required hours.

As an Apprentice Marketer you will play a crucial role in our marketing efforts, supporting our online presence, content creation, and engagement strategies.  This role will provide you with valuable hands-on experience in digital marketing while working closely with our marketing coordinator.

1. Social Media Management:

  • Create, schedule, and manage social media posts across various platforms. 

    (e.g., Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn) based on relevant industry topics, company news, and promotional campaigns. 

  •  Monitor social media channels for engagement, respond to comments, and engage with the audience to build brand awareness.

2. Content Creation:

  • Research and write engaging and informative blog posts, articles, and other content related to our products and services.
  •  Ensure all content aligns with our brand voice and values.

3. Design and Distribution: ·

  • Design a monthly guide for distribution to our LinkedIn followers, showcasing industry insights and valuable content. ·
  • Create a monthly newsletter showcasing company updates and relevant engaging content. ·
  • Utilise Canva or other design tools to create visually appealing graphics and materials.

4. Research: ·

  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends and competitors to identify content opportunities and marketing strategies. 
  • Conduct market research to help refine our target audience and messaging.

5. Administrative Tasks: ·

  • Utilise Office 365 tools for various administrative tasks, including document creation, data analysis, and email communication.


Benefits: ·

  • Mentorship from experienced marketing professionals. ·
  • Access to training and resources to enhance marketing skills. ·
  • A dynamic and collaborative work environment. ·
  • Hybrid working

Skills Required:

– Strong writing skills with impeccable grammar and spelling.

– Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

– Basic knowledge of digital marketing concepts.

– Proficiency in Canva or similar design tools.

– Familiarity with Office 365 applications.

– Self-motivated, detail-oriented, and able to work independently.

– Enthusiastic about learning and contributing to the marketing team.

Personal Qualities:

  • Enthusiastic and committed
  • Keen to learn and develop skills, and willingness to embrace change
  • Ability to think independently and work within a team
  • Punctual and Reliable

GCSE Qualifications – 
English Grade C/5 or above required
Math Grade C/5 or above required

Skills required:
IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Presentation skills, Creative,
Training to be provided:

Level 3 Digital Marketer Apprenticeship

Apprentices learn the skills they need on the job with the guidance of a development coach who is an expert from industry. You will finish your apprenticeship with a recognised qualification, valuable industry experience, money, and substantial opportunities for promotion.

Training is a blended learning delivery model: online learning, classroom sessions, work-based training, independent research, workplace projects, one-to-one support and training. Your training will include:

  • Using Social Media in a business environment
  • Developing social media campaigns
  • Social media advertising
  • Risk, Reputation & Crisis Response
  • Project Management
  • Search Engine Optimisation
  • Email marketing
  • Content management systems
  • Writing for SEO
  • Metrics, Analytics, Reports & Optimisation
  • Principles of coding level 3: Vendor Qualification
  • CIW Social media strategist: Vendor Qualification
  • CIW Internet Business Associate: Vendor Qualification

For a full overview of the digital marketer standard please see:

Personal Qualities:
Not Applicable
Things to consider:
Although this is a hybrid role, it will be a requirement to be in the Leicester office each Thursday and other days when required.
Future prospects:

At Better-IT, we're a customer service company first, dedicated to nurturing robust, trustworthy relationships by delivering premium IT solutions tailored to propel your business forward.

Better-IT is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage candidates of all backgrounds to apply. If you are passionate about marketing, eager to learn, and ready to make a significant impact in a fast-paced environment, we encourage you to apply.

This is an apprenticeship role on an initial 15-month contract. However, there is scope for this to be extended and for full-time employment based on performance and successful completion of your apprenticeship.