Job vacancy: Apprentice Service Support and Marketing Officer (Opportunity Sheffield)

Opportunity Sheffield has an exciting vacancy for a creative and committed young person to undertake a Level 3 Marketing Apprenticeship while providing project support and marketing assistance for Sheffield City Council’s employment support programmes.

Job details

  • Salary: Apprentice
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Contract Type: Temporary until 31 March 2023
  • Hours Per Week: 37
  • Service: Education and Skills
  • Closing Date: 17 May 2021
  • Date Posted: 19 April 2021
  • Reference: 900971

Would you like to start a career in marketing working on Sheffield City Council’s employment support projects?

Opportunity Sheffield, the employment and skills service in Sheffield City Council, is seeking to appoint an Apprentice Service Support & Marketing Officer to provide efficient and effective support to internal and external customers. The chosen candidate will undertake a Level 3 Marketing apprenticeship standard, delivered by an external Marketing Tutor.

This full-time role will provide business and marketing support to the Programme Manger and Contract Managers within the Council’s Employment Team, which designs, funds and commissions city-wide work and training activity in partnership with the private, voluntary and community sectors.

The apprentice will undertake a wide range of marketing tasks – including producing web content, researching case studies, designing promotional output, and supporting events – while monitoring and contributing to Opportunity Sheffield’s social media output.

We require a confident, creative and driven individual who is eager to learn about the field of employment support and wider Sheffield City Council activity while working towards an Advanced-level Marketing apprenticeship. Strong communication skills (written and oral), customer service skills and an interest in social media would be an advantage.

We value our diverse workforce and aim to work together to make the most of our differences. We welcome applications from everyone who meets the essential minimum criteria.

We are committed to fairness and social justice and welcome applications from everyone. We value our diverse workforce and aim to work together to make the most of our differences. Under the Disability Confident Scheme, disabled applicants, who meet the essential criteria of this job, are guaranteed an interview.

Full-time employees work 37 hours for 52 weeks of the year and we offer a generous holiday entitlement. We are open to discussions about a wide range of flexible working opportunities, which benefit you and the Council.

We are happy to accept applications from summer 2021 A-Level leavers with predicted grades.

Job description

900971 – JDPS Apprentice (sheffield.gov.uk)

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Apprentice Service Support and Marketing Officer (sheffield.gov.uk)