Digital Marketing Apprentice

Role Purpose: How it adds value
  • A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Apprentice to join a successful and rapidly growing eCommerce team.
  • The successful candidate will drive traffic through keyword optimisation, content creation and link building across multiple websites.
  • Understanding in both the technical and non-technical sides of SEO would be beneficial, but a can-do attitude and passion for the web are more desirable. You will need to demonstrate some technical knowledge and creative writing skills.
Deliverables: Criteria/Results by which success can be measured


As part of the day-to-day responsibilities, you will assist with:

  • Writing content to maximize SEO potential.
  • Uploading content via our internal systems.
  • Keyword research
  • Reporting & analysing data
  • Competitor analysis
Experience: Relevant experience for the role


  • A genuine interest in all things digital from social media to SEO.
  • Strong creative writing skills.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Some understanding of basic HTML.
  • Ability to prioritise tasks.
  • Good problem-solving skills.
  • A desire to work in the digital marketing sector and always want to learn more.
Other Significant Role Requirements & Technical Knowledge: Any further key factors which have a bearing on a candidate’s ability to perform
  • 5 x GCSE (or equivalent) at grades A-C / 9 – 4 including Maths
  • GCSE grade B/6 or above in English
  • A Levels or equivalent in a relevant discipline eg. English, Media, Business, Journalism, Copywriting, IT
Key competencies: (select and state levels as required)
  • Creative and Conceptual – 1
  • Drive to Achieve – 2
  • Retail Aptitude & Flair – 1
  • Self confidence & Courage – 2
Health and Safety


  • Must adhere to Company H&S policies at all times
  • Responsible for keeping own work area safe and free from hazards
  • Adopts a “don’t walk by” attitude to health and safety
Role location:

Mercury Way, Urmston, Stretford, Manchester M41 7RR