PR and Social Media Apprentice

  • KOR Communications
  • Exeter, Devon
  • £384.62 per week

It’s a busy and exciting time at KOR and we are looking for an enthusiastic PR + Social Media Apprentice to join our Exeter-based team. This is an ideal entry level opportunity for an A-Level leaver who is looking for a career in PR, content generation and social media communications but doesn’t want to go to university.

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  • GMFJ Reference
    248381
  • Wages
    £384.62 p/w
  • Hours
    37.50 per week
  • Date Posted
    03/04/2024
  • Start Date
    02/09/2024
  • Approx. Duration
    18 months

  • Location
    Exeter
  • Status
    Now Taking Applications
  • Sector
    Marketing
  • Opportunity Type
    Advanced Level 3
  • Apprenticeship Standard
    Digital marketer (ST0122)
  • Employer
    KOR Communications

Description

KOR specialises in land, property and rural affairs and we’re looking for someone who shares our interests in these areas, with a passion for PR + social media.

Although not essential, you may have studied one or more of the following subjects: English, geography, history or politics at college and you'll have an inquisitive mind. A willingness to learn is essential and you’ll be keen to start your career in PR + social media management with an award-winning team.


This is a full-time role based at our offices on the outskirts of Exeter, Devon. The role does require you to have a full driving licence and access to your own vehicle. We have free parking directly outside our offices.

You will receive 24 days holiday, plus bank holidays and an extra day off for your birthday too. You will be enrolled on the KOR pension scheme and on completing a probationary period you'll receive a generous package of employee benefits


You will:

  • Have a dedicated line manager to provide help and support and co-ordinate your workload/training.
  • Have the chance to shadow our account teams and develop your own portfolio of work.
  • Assist with account administration and provide project support.
  • Liaise directly with media, politicians, clients, businesses, community groups and local residents.
  • Be given the opportunity to gain a solid understanding of the work KOR does and the sectors in which we work, working alongside account team members, attending meetings and events where appropriate and being encouraged to take part in extra-curricular company/industry activities.


KOR Values:

  • Integrity: We are open, honest and ethical at all times
  • Ownership: We take great pride in our work; taking responsibility for delivering quality, being prompt, highlighting any problems or issues to colleagues and always being a proactive team member.
  • Innovation: We are always open to new ideas; we embrace change, welcome new ways of working and look for opportunities to improve working practices and systems
  • Team spirit: Each member of staff has something special to contribute to the team, and together we have achieved some incredible results. We look forward to finding out what skills you can bring to our team.


List of duties:

There’s no such thing as a typical week at KOR but you can expect to be helping to manage a range of social media accounts, create compelling content for different platforms and support the day-to-day running of our client accounts.

You will also be:

  • Supporting the account management team and assisting with social and digital media accounts
  • Writing content for online and offline platforms
  • Monitoring media and social media/political/community issues for clients and projects
  • Liaison with suppliers and contractors
  • Taking phone calls/monitoring emails, logging details and resolving/escalating queries/issues
  • Creating databases, digital e-newsletters and have the use of KOR’s systems + software
  • Organising and attending meetings and taking minutes and actions as required
  • Formatting documents and progressing them through the approvals process
  • Producing weekly/monthly reports and other project documents as required

For more information about this vacancy please contact Exeter College on 01392 400800 (Ref ID: 248381)

Company website : www.korpr.co.uk

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • You’ll have a good telephone manner and enjoy talking to people from all walks of life
  • Experience of MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • A “can-do” attitude with an attention to detail
  • You’ll be supported throughout your training with a in-house learning from a very experienced team + external training sessions.

  • Although not essential we would like applicants to have studied one or more of the following subjects to grade 6; English, geography, history or politics and grade 7 for one of them.
  • Also, please provide your predicted grades for your 6th form/college exams.


You will attend Exeter College one day a week during term time working towards the Level 3 Multi-Channel Marketer apprenticeship.
  • You'll have an inquisitive mind, a willingness to learn and you’ll be keen to start your career in PR and social media with an award-winning team.

Following the successful completion of an apprenticeship, there is the potential to develop a career at KOR, initially as an Account Executive, then Account Manager and then Account Director.

Please note, our office is not easily accessible via public transport therefore the ideal candidate will have their own mode of transport in order to commute.


Applicants are advised to create a tailored Cover Letter and/or CV when applying for this role. If you have any questions regarding this, or are unable to upload it to your profile please email millieperkins@exe-coll.ac.uk

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