Apprentice Marketing and Design Assistant

Ramsgate, Kent
£138.75 per week
07 Apr 2019
07 May 2019
Start Date

Employer Description

Drink Warehouse are a completely independent wholesaler operating throughout Kent 7 days a week; supplying numerous pubs bars and restaurants in the area with all their bar essentials such as beer, wine, spirits and soft drinks all the way to dispense gas and pipeline cleaner.

As a business, our core values are based around the level of service we offer our customers. Within a very old-fashioned industry we strive to become an innovator and leader within our sector. We are dedicated to service and inspired by perfection.


Description of Vacancy

This is a great opportunity to begin your career in Marketing, or – if you already have a Level 2 or other relevant experience – progress onto a Level 3.

Drink Warehouse UK – an established, independent wholesaler in Thanet – are looking for an apprentice to play a key role within their Marketing & Design Team.

Responsible for a range of duties, you will have a very real scope to make the role your own and contribute towards the ongoing success of the business.

This is a varied and creative role with scope to expand as you develop your knowledge and skills.  Tasks will include – but are not limited to – the following:

Designing marketing materials for customers

Management of social media outlets including creating engaging content for public posting

Assisting in the creation of e-marketing

Helping to create and market bi-monthly brochures

Telephoning customers and suppliers to discuss marketing needs

Contributing your ideas towards future marketing strategies within the company



£138.75 per week



37.5 working hours per week:

Monday – Friday 09:00 – 17:00 (includes half an hour unpaid lunch break)


Skills Required

The successful applicant should have good written skills and basic computer skills.  Experience with Adobe suite would be a bonus but is not essential.


Personal Qualities

We are looking for somebody who is motivated, passionate, and has a real interest in Marketing.

It is essential that the successful candidate is not only a good team-player, but also able to work independently.

Personal Portfolio would be good but not essential.


Qualifications Required

Minimum grade C/4 GCSE in English and Maths (or equivalent)


Training Provided

On the job training with the employer whilst working towards the Apprenticeship Framework – consisting of the Intermediate NVQ Level, Technical Certificate and Functional Skills if appropriate.

Regular work based assessments/observations carried out by Kent Training & Apprenticeships Tutor Assessor, to determine competency and meet with Awarding Body standards.


Important Information

The employer has asked that you do not contact them direct. Doing so could jeopardise your application. You will be responsible for your travel expenses to and from your place of work. Therefore, you must have the means to get to your place of work on a daily basis whilst waiting for your first wages to be paid.

KT&A: Kent Training & Apprenticeships are part of Kent County Council and are a leading training organisation with nearly 30 years successful experience. KT&A specialise in high quality work-based training, delivered by qualified staff with personal experience of working in the skill area they teach.