Marketing & PR Publishing Apprentice


Marketing & PR Apprentice - DK


DK are partnering with LDN Apprenticeships to find a Marketing & PR Apprentice to provide creative and administrative support to the Marketing & PR teams and manager here at DK by assisting in the planning, production and delivery of marketing campaigns, producing written copy for press releases and other marketing materials, and assisting in design to create digital and printed marketing materials.


Key Responsibilities

  • Contributing to the planning, design and execution of PR and Marketing campaigns
  • Producing written copy for press releases, campaigns and other marketing materials
  • Conducting market research, collecting and analysing data to support media planning, identifying key trends and patterns
  • Assisting with the creation and development of point of sale material
  • Updating and monitoring social media channels, including Twitter
  • Assisting with the planning, organisation and coordination of events, both public and internal, meeting the objectives set out in the brief
  • Assisting in design, learning and developing skills in design software (specifically InDesign) to create digital and printed marketing materials
  • Administrative tasks, including processing and keeping track of invoices, expenses forms and booking travel for the team
  • Keeping up to date on marketing and industry trends, monitoring media coverage and sharing relevant articles with the team


 Entry requirements

All you need is EEWAP – Energy, Enthusiasm, Willingness to Learn, Ability to Take Feedback and Propensity to Take Action.

You’ll also need to pass a face-to-face screening interview and sit initial assessments in Maths and English.


Key Skills & Knowledge

  • High organisational skills and attention to detail
  • An interest in Publishing
  • Knowledge of social media platforms and activity
  • Strong communication and relationship building skills, internally and externally
  • Ability to work under pressure and to manage multiple projects to tight deadlines
  • Presentation skills, the ability to plan, structure and deliver presentations to colleagues and at external events and meetings


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About our Company: 

DK is the world’s leading illustrated reference publisher and part of Penguin Random House. DK publishes highly visual, photographic non-fiction for adults and children; our aim is to inform, enrich and entertain readers of all ages. DK acts as the parent company for Alpha Books, publisher of the Idiot's Guides series.


This role is based at 80 Strand, however we will be moving to our new office in Nine Elms in Spring 2020.


Company: Dorling Kindersley Limited 

Country: United Kingdom 

State/Region: London 

City: London 

Postal Code: WC2R 0RL 

Job ID: 40364

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