Marketing Apprentice

Salary: £8 per hour, £15,392 per annum

About Three Rivers District Council
Three Rivers District in South West Hertfordshire straddles the north west corner of the M25 on the edge of Greater London. The district is a mixture of beautiful countryside, villages and small towns. The area has a diverse range of sectors and businesses and is a centre for the film industry with Warner Brothers at Leavesden forming part of a studio cluster along with Elstree and Pinewood is a short drive away.

At a glance
• 700 historic assets and 22 conservation areas, 77% of the district is in the Green Belt.
• 1,914 NNDR registered businesses with the economy providing 39,000 jobs
• Very low crime rate
• The district ranks highly for business registrations and start ups with a highly skilled and trained workforce, high employment levels with GVA and weekly earnings above average

The Department:-
Watersmeet is a 515 seat theatre venue owned and operated by Three Rivers District Council. The venue plays host to a variety of shows, films and events throughout the year including one night shows, NT Live screenings, the latest blockbuster movies, local theatre groups and an annual pantomime.

The Role:-
A varied and exciting role to assist Watersmeet management in achieving sales, attendance and footfall targets by providing marketing and sales support across all of Watersmeet’s activity with a particular focus on online marketing and social media.

You will be required to attend Stanmore College fortnightly to complete your Apprenticeship studies. 

What we are looking for:-
An enthusiastic and computer literate self-starter with a ‘can do’ attitude and a passion for marketing.

You will have excellent written and communications skills, and have the ability to build relationships quickly, being organised will be central to these role as you will be managing multiple social media streams.

Previous experience in theatre is not essential although would be an advantage. The successful applicant will be personable with a positive and performance focused attitude. Experience and regular use of social media is essential, with an eagerness and desire to develop online marketing skills.

What we offer:-
18 month fixed term contract £15,392 per annum (£8ph)
We offer an excellent benefits package, including competitive salary, 28 days holiday - rising to 30 days, a generous employer contribution pension scheme, life assurance, flexible working, career development, free on-site parking, cycle-to-work scheme, discounted leisure centre membership, employee volunteering schemes and access to discounted activities and days out.

Closing Date: Sunday 3 November 2019

Interviews: Wednesday 6 November 2019

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Josh Sills, T: 01923 727388.

A basic DBS check will be carried out for this post.

To apply for this role, please click here.