Company Description

Informa is a leading academic publishing, business intelligence, knowledge and events business, creating unique content and connectivity for customers all over the world. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a member of the FTSE 100.

Taylor & Francis Group produces high quality, peer reviewed books and journals. We produce unique, trusted content by expert authors, spreading knowledge and promoting discovery globally. We aim to broaden thinking and advance understanding, providing academics and professionals with a platform to share ideas and realise their individual potential.

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Marketing Apprentice to join our creative and collaborative team.  The successful apprentice will complete 2 rotations across our marketing teams with a variety of creative, administrative, analytical and campaign tasks. You will support with creating and uploading digital content, giving you the opportunity to learn and immerse yourself in the role that Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) plays in driving visibility. As a Marketing Apprentice, you will also build knowledge and understanding of the role of analytics in digital marketing, using the full suite of tools available.

We’ll ensure you have the chance to learn on the job with mentoring and development from our colleagues, putting your off-the-job training to practical use to cement your learning. Upon completion, you’ll have developed and honed your knowledge and skills to grow your marketing career.

What will this role involve? 

  • Understanding how email marketing fits into campaign and journey development including the use of automation in email
  • Contribute to the planning and delivery of social media campaigns (paid and organic) and community management
  • Support the team in planning and research activities, projects, or campaigns (rotating through each specialist placement).
  • Contribute to discussions of new ideas and processes, understanding the role of optimisation within digital marketing

You will work towards gaining:

  • Level 3 Digital Marketing qualification (standard)
  • You will need to complete an End Point Assessment to successfully pass your apprenticeship


What we would love you to bring

  • As a minimum requirement, you will need to have achieved 5 GCSE passes at Grade C/4 or above including in English and Maths or equivalent qualifications. Ideally you will also have A-Levels or further education studies.
  • A real passion and enthusiasm for developing a career within marketing. You don’t need to have any experience, but you’ll be able to tell us why you think marketing is the right career for you
  • You’ll be an ambitious individual who is eager to develop and learn
  • A good understanding of Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Sharepoint – but we will help you learn these too!
  • A basic understanding and passion for the principles of digital marketing
  • Effective time management skills, meeting deadlines and prioritising multiple tasks
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills: be able to communicate clearly and concisely
  • Be a team player, building good working relationships and retaining a positive attitude towards your work and colleagues

Additional Information

Applications will close 14th July 2022 with a start date of September 2022. Please provide a supportingcovering letterwith your application detailing your motivation and interest for this opportunity. 


  • To be eligible for Apprenticeship funding you need to have the right to and be living in England.
  • You must not already hold a qualification of the same type, content and level.
  • You must not be undertaking another apprenticeship or in education at the same time.
  • This role is open to candidates in all locations across England. Taylor & Francis has multiple options for how employees can work based on their role – be that in the Office, at home or somewhere in between.
  • Our Apprentice opportunities are open for candidates who do not currently hold and who are not currently studying for a degree level qualification.

Things to consider: 

  • An Apprenticeship is a learning opportunity. Apprentices will be required to complete the mandatory period of off-the-job training and all tasks associated with obtaining the Apprenticeship qualification.
  • On completion of the Apprenticeship, A certificate will be issued formally recognizing this achievement and will mark the end of the 18-month program. Taylor & Francis will make every effort to identify a suitable internal role for you, however there is no automatic guaranteed progression to a permanent or fixed-term role after successful completion of the Apprenticeship.

Taylor & Francis Group an Informa Business

At Taylor & Francis we care about our colleagues, promoting work-life balance, wellbeing and flexible working. We believe that the skills and experience you bring to Taylor & Francis are invaluable. We want you to have the opportunity to develop your abilities, and to innovate and develop in areas which you are passionate about

Informa is a leading academic publishing, business intelligence, knowledge and events business, creating unique content and connectivity for customers all over the world. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a member of the FTSE 100.

We know that sometimes the ‘perfect candidate’ doesn’t exist, and that people can be put off applying for a job if they don’t fit all the requirements. If you’re excited about working for us and have most of the skills or experience we’re looking for, please go ahead and apply. You could be just what we need! We believe strongly in the value of diversity and creating supportive, inclusive environments where our colleagues can succeed. As such, Informa is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, colour, ancestry, national origin, religion, or religious creed, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, citizenship, or other protected characteristics under local law. This role may also be available on a flexible working or part time basis – please ask the Talent Acquisition team for more information