SKA Developments

PR/Digital Marketing Apprentice – SKA Developments

This is an exciting opportunity to work for SKA Developments undertaking varied duties. The Apprentice will support the SKA Developments Team in all aspects of PR and digital campaigns across a variety of online and social media platforms. This role will also provide a range of administration duties, therefore managing your time will be essential to be successful in this role.


Wage – £4.81 per hour
Duration – 18 Months
Start date – As soon as possible.
Posted – 24/06/2022

Working Week:

Monday – Friday. 9AM-5PM. 40 Hours per week.

Apprenticeship level




SKA Developments is currently encouraging applications for an exciting new opportunity within the Huddersfield based head office team.

Successful candidates will support the SKA Developments Team in all aspects of PR and digital campaigns across a variety of online and social media platforms. This new role will also provide a range of administrative support services with applications requested from candidates who must be able to manage their own tasks under the supervision experienced colleagues.

Apprenticeships are learning roles therefore the list below is representative of tasks that may be undertaken however training will be given and tasks will vary. Candidates must have excellent timekeeping and the ability to prioritise their own workload.

Duties will include:

  • Working on marketing campaigns, strategies and promotions
  • Developing and maintaining the company’s social media presence
  • Responding efficiently and professionally to enquiries using online platforms
  • Building and implementing digital campaigns across a variety of digital media platforms
  • Measuring and evaluating the success of digital marketing activities
  • Working co-operatively with colleagues
  • Providing general administrative support
  • Keeping up to date with information, training and development opportunities appropriate to maintain and develop professional service standards
  • To undertake any other duties as may be required from time to time

To apply: please send CV to

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Skills Required:
Good MS office skills Word, Outlook, Excel, Publisher and PowerPoint
Experience using the main social media platforms as well email and the web
Digital organisational skills, including computerised file and folder organisation
Good verbal and written communication skills
Enthusiasm, reliability, flexibility and self-motivation
Good attention to detail
Creative frame of mind
A genuine interest in marketing and a desire to learn and grow along with us.

Strong administration skills
(AppleMac hardware )
Basic knowledge of the Adobe suite
Some experience and basic understanding of Woo Commerce desirable
Ability to use initiative and work under pressure
Have an excellent eye for detail and strong proofreading skills
Basic knowledge of the Adobe suite
Educated to GCSE level including English and Maths
Great work ethic
Highly motivated
Organised and methodical
Good written and verbal communication skills

Personal Qualities:
Creative and technologically savvy
Willing to learn and eager to progress with a passion for a future in marketing and communications
Organised, personable and proactive
Ability to use initiative and work under pressure
Be enthusiastic, with a flexible approach to work in a busy, fast-paced environment.
Should be punctual as well as having an excellent attendance record
Friendly and approachable
Commitment to undertake continued training and development
Personal organisation skills including good time keeping and workspace management


GCSE English and maths grade 3 or above

About the employer

SKA Developments

Standard House, George Street, Huddersfield, HD1 4AD
SKA Developments is a Kirklees based property business with its roots firmly set in the historic textile trade. We combine this heritage and understanding of our history, with an expert understanding of the property industry, to bring exciting and high-quality schemes to market.

Closing date: As soon as possible