Communications Assistant- Apprentice

7.00 - 7.50 GBP Hourly
28 Jan 2021
25 Feb 2021
Human Resources
Start Date
Do you have the ambition to be a part of the Communications & Engagement team at Next Distribution?

The Communications & Engagement Team at Next Distribution are looking for an Apprentice Communications Assistant. Providing overall support to the Comms team by ensuring all employee communications are sent out effectively and efficiently.

You will be responsible for identifying and managing the correct circulation lists and audiences using Google Sheets and manage all communications beings sent from Google, Departmental shared inboxes, Rant & Rave surveys and the in-house text service.

In addition, you will produce Google surveys and subsequently collate and distribute the survey results to the Communications & Engagement Manager and the wider HR team as required. The Communications Assistant will work with the in-house reprographics team and external providers to manage the production of the range of print materials.

The apprenticeship is a 15-month programme delivered via online remote learning and tutor visits to site. Following completion of the programme, you will receive a Job Content Producer Level 3 qualification.

Apprenticeship | Employee Engagement | IT Literate | Excel | Google Sheets | Mail Merging | Communications | Rant & Rave Surveys | Social Media | Google Surveys | Maths | English | GCSE Grade C | GCSE Grade 4


Above average Apprenticeship pay of GBP7.00 - GBP7.50 per hour / Full time role Monday - Friday, 36 hours / A fantastic working environment in the HR&PD office / 121 coaching and development

Essential Skills

You will have excellent IT skills with strong working knowledge of Excel, Google sheets and mail merging
Excellent knowledge of social media platforms
You need a keen eye for detail, being able to work accurately
Organised and flexible, able to work on your own initiative
Maths and English Level 2/GCSE Grade C or 4 and aboveDesirable Skills

A driving license is desirable but not essentialAbout Company

Next is one of the UK's best-known high-street retailers and most established online. Behind the scenes we are at the cutting edge of Warehousing and Logistics, employing more than 7000 people across eight distribution centres