Facebook Digital Marketing Apprentice (Creative) in London, United Kingdom


Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities — we're just getting started.


Facebook is seeking a numerate and logical apprentice, with an interest in gaining digital marketing and analytics experience supporting the with our largest UK advertisers

Location: London near Warren Street & Euston Station

The Facebook Digital Marketing Apprenticeship is a 15-18 month program offered as part of the UK Government Apprenticeship program in partnership with WhiteHat

You will join the Digital Marketing & Marketing Analytics teams at Facebook and will be assigned a manager for the duration of your 15-18-month apprenticeship. You will start in October 2018 with our academic partner WhiteHat, for initial training.

As an apprentice within our Global Business Marketing and Creative Shop team, you will help support our creative teams tell our story to brands, agencies and marketers around the world and we're looking for a razor sharp Designer/Marketer to bring us their talent, energy and creative skills. You will be supporting the teams in inspiring and influencing how advertisers build strategies, concept ideas and execute campaigns on Facebook, Instagram, Messenger and the next set of Facebook ad platforms. We are looking for a creative person with a background in art direction, photography, motion or visual arts. You're a creative thinker and maker with a passion for social and tech. Your personal IG Stories feed is full of great stuff. You are very happy to craft ideas from scratch.

Applications Close: 21st May

Start Date: October 2018

Required Skills:

  1. Work alongside the content team to help produce collateral, presentations, seasonal insights and/or narrative decks

  2. Support team in developing bespoke microsites, landing pages or mobile apps

  3. Help translate written material into beautiful infographics and illustrations

  4. Sourcing or creating imagery for case studies, blogs, Facebook Pages and other content channels

  5. Preparing material for marketing events including event branding, invitations and keynote speeches

  6. Help create animations for brand videos or presentations

  7. Support in the development of print and digital advertising to promote the Facebook brand

  8. Collaborating with the broader marketing and creative teams to ensure Facebook's creative assets are best-in-class Working hours are 9.00am - 5.30pm, Monday to Friday

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Entry Requirements

  2. Five GCSEs at Grades A*-C or 9 - 4, (including English & Mathematics), Functional Skills Level 2 in English and Maths, or a relevant Level 2 Apprenticeship, or equivalent qualifications or experience.

  3. Predicted B grade at A-Level or equivalent qualification in one or more subjects.

  4. Ability to speak and write in English fluently and idiomatically.

  5. Have the authorization to work in the United Kingdom.

  6. Ideally, we are looking for recent school leavers and non-graduates for the role. Qualifications taken

  7. We will equip you with everything you need to know to help our customers on their digital journey. You will receive specialised training on basic marketing principles, the fundamentals of search marketing, Facebook advertising, and more. You will develop further skills through hands-on experience in research & advertising analytics.

  8. After completing your initial training, you will be onsite at Facebook for further training and onsite experience, rotating between being onsite at Facebook and training at WhiteHat during your apprenticeship. While onsite, you will have the opportunity to work within a team constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. What Next? A full-time opportunity may be available if the candidate excels in the role. A higher-level apprenticeship available following successful completion of the initial apprenticeship, with WhiteHat

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Skills Required

  2. Experience in the field of design, including PowerPoint, Keynote, print and video but especially digital

  3. Experience with InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop a plus

  4. Storytelling and good visual communications skills

  5. Good organizational skills, the ability to manage their own time productively.

  6. Self-starter, able to continue to work on tasks independently Personal Qualities

  7. Dedicated, with the ability to use initiative and to work autonomously.

  8. Well-organised, Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Industry: Internet