Digital Marketing and Community Manager trainee

Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
£22,000 - 25,000 depending on skills & experience
15 Feb 2018
06 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Assistant / Graduate, Executive
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side

Digital Marketing and Community Manager trainee

We're looking for a bright, enthusiastic, digital marketer for a position with great opportunities to broaden your horizons and learn new things. The role will be fast-paced and varied so if you're level-headed, good with people, can work well under pressure and learn new skills quickly, this is the perfect position for someone considering a new career in the fast-growing digital marketing industry.

Initially, the role involves supporting the Community Manager on a leading SEO forum with over 10 million visitors per year. Duties include engaging the community of 1.2 million members, resolving support tickets and testing new SEO techniques, services and software.

This is an entry-level position, however it is an important role within the company and offers a huge amount of scope to progress and choose a career path. As such, we do not expect you to have the necessary skills upfront but the successful candidate will be a self-starter with an interest in learning and a good technical aptitude which will enable them to grow quickly into a more senior position.

Opportunity to join us at digital marketing conferences which may involve international travel therefore good networking and people skills will be a huge advantage.

You'll be part of a small team so a flexible approach and a willingness to pitch in when needed is essential. As long as you're bright, willing to learn and have the initiative to tackle new situations we'll give you the support you need to thrive in an exciting and expanding industry.



  • Adaptable, eager to learn and picks up knowledge quickly (role requires learning on the fly)
  • Strong organisational and prioritisation skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Understanding of social media
  • Diplomatic and cool under pressure with good conflict management skills
  • Critical thinking and be able to demonstrate creative problem solving skills
  • Self-motivated, able to act on own initiative whilst working well in a small, tightly-knit team

Our main priority is to find the right personality attributes and aptitudes. While these skills are not essential, knowledge in these areas will give the successful candidate an advantage in learning the role and developing their skills further.

  • Knowledge of SEO and Internet Marketing
  • Knowledge/experience of online communities and forums
  • Wordpress CMS
  • html / css
  • social media
  • google analytics
  • basic hosting & domain management skills
  • Content writing skills


  • Opportunity to learn and stay at the cutting edge of digital marketing and SEO techniques
  • Ability to manage your own workload and choose areas of interest to specialise in
  • Free travel and accommodation provided for USA and UK digital marketing events
  • Get involved in developing and hosting our own events
  • Parking included
  • Company pension
  • Company laptop and phone provided
  • Endless supply of tea and coffee
  • Salary 22K - 25K depending on skills and experience

Please note we can only accept applicants that have the correct Visa to work in the UK permanently. 

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