Member Vacancy – Digital Marketing Degree Apprentice

Want to join a fast paced, award winning, growing business and earn a qualification along the way? BIBAs winner First Trace Heating Direct are looking for a bright and enthusiastic individual to join their team as a Digital Marketing Degree Apprentice. This exciting role will allow you to apply digital marketing theory, learnt within the course, straight into practice in a lively and positive work place.

Reporting into the Marketing Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for implementing the digital marketing strategy for the organisation, maintaining First Trace’s website, e-commerce channels, e-marketing and social media.

Salary: £14,000 in Year 1, with annual increments as the course and experience progresses

Qualifications: In order to qualify for acceptance onto the Degree Apprenticeship course at UCLAN, the successful applicant must have obtained one of the following qualifications:

• 112 points at A2 – General Studies Accepted
• BTEC Extended Diploma: Distinction, Merit, Merit
• BTEC Diploma: Distinction*, Distinction*
• Pass Access to HE with 30 Level 3 Credits at Distinction
• International Baccalaureate 28P
• IELTS: 6.0 with no sub-score lower than 5.5

In addition to one of the above qualifications, GCSE’s in Maths and English Grade C or equivalent are required.
Applications from candidates with non-standard qualifications, e.g. relevant work experience and/or formal qualifications from other subject areas, will also be considered on a case by case basis.

Based:
Quayside Court, Navigation Way
Docklands
Preston
PR2 2RZ

The role will commence in August 2019 and will incorporate 4 days in the work place, working as a Digital Marketing Assistant and day release to attend UCLAN’s Digital Marketing Degree course, which First Trace will cover the cost of. The course focuses on developing skills and competencies which will be directly applied in the work environment and will incorporate a series of live projects that are supported by First Trace. The course length and initial contract of employment is 3 years, completion of which will result in a BA (HONS) in Digital Marketing from the University of Central Lancashire.

Company Background
Proud to be a family business with a real focus on looking after our customers, we’ve been supplying industry-leading, competitively priced heating systems for over 20 years. In 2017, we rebranded our underfloor heating division to Snug Underfloor Heating and expanded into water underfloor heating. Currently in a phase of growth and following the recent accolade of BIBAs Family Business of the Year, we are now looking to expand further and offer a candidate a Digital Marketing Degree Apprenticeship within our fun, dynamic and tight-knit team.
This is a fantastic and exciting opportunity to join a growing business and gain significant experience along with a certified degree qualification.

To apply send your CV’s to jobs@firsttrace.co.uk

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