Marketing Administration Assistant Apprentice

University of Exeter - Communications & Marketing Services

This one year fixed term apprenticeship role is available from October 2017.

The starting salary will be £11,402 per annum on Apprenticeship Grade C.

The University of Exeter is a Russell Group university that combines world-class research with very high levels of student satisfaction. Exeter has over 4,600 staff and 21,000 students from more than 130 different countries and is amongst the top universities worldwide according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings. Our research focuses on some of the most fundamental issues facing humankind today.

Apprentices at the University are a valued addition to our existing teams, and enhance skills to meet our existing and future skills gaps. On successful completion of your apprenticeship you will have gained invaluable skills and qualifications and, most importantly, an unrivalled experience.

The successful applicant will be enrolled on Business Administration Apprenticeship Level 3 with Cornwall College working as part of the Communications and Marketing Services team in Penryn. The Apprenticeship will include elements of on-the-job and off-the-job training leading to industry recognised nationally recognised qualification.

In this role, you will assist in the operation of an effective events and marketing administration service to the Communications and Marketing Services team in Cornwall. Duties will include dealing with internal and external enquiries, providing event support, such as booking venues, arranging catering, car parking etc, as well as liaising with academics and promoting events. General marketing duties will include helping to gather content for newsletters and social media. This role would suit a candidate interested in gaining experience within events and marketing.

As you learn and develop on our apprenticeship scheme, you will earn a competitive salary, with incremental pay rises each year rewarding your achievement, knowledge and experience.  

We also have a very generous holiday allowance of 39 days, automatic enrolment to our employer pension scheme, support with professional registration, on-site discounts, and access to our fantastic sports facilities. For further information, see the benefits of working here.

Applications should be made via our website. For more information and to apply online please go to Please quote reference number P57929 in any correspondence.

Please note that your submitted application will be shared with our training provider in order to shortlist for the role you are applying for. 

The closing date for completed applications is midnight on 22nd August 2017.

The University of Exeter is an equal opportunity employer. We are officially recognised as a Disability Confident employer and an Athena Swan accredited institution. Whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we particularly welcome applications from groups currently underrepresented in the workforce

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