Digital Marketing Assistant

Cortex Limited

Apprenticeship summary:

PETA Training are proud to be working with Cortex Limited, looking to source an exceptional Digital Marketing Assistant for their organisation.

The Marketing Apprentice will work with the marketing team and support direct and digital marketing activities.

Cortex is seeking a Digital Marketing Assistant to join the Marketing team to gain experience of business to business digital and direct marketing in a modern software organisation. You will be an articulate, numerate, and accurate communicator with a passion for marketing and communications. You will need to have basic proficiency in using modern computer technology and common software packages such as Microsoft Word and email. The ideal candidate will be a strong team player who has a collaboratively extrovert personality. They will be well organised and have a good grasp of managing competing priorities. The ideal candidate will be aware of the B2B digital communications environment and have some understanding of the appropriate business communication channels.

Founded in 2001 and operating as a private independent company, Cortex is a technology vendor providing Intelligent Automation Software across the globe.


  • Building marketing lists
  • Enhancing new suspect qualification
  • Reworking existing messaging for new purposes
  • Training on B2B software packages and digital services
  • Campaigns and marketing initiatives
Other information
  • Start and finish work times are flexible
  • This role is focussed on the use of b2b social media rather than Facebook or Instagram
  • You will be joining  a coherent team of 3 digital marketers


  • Strong computer skills – CRM system, Word, Excel
  • Comfortable on the phone and social media savvy
  • Excellent time management, multi-tasking and organisational skills
  • Experience of B2B marketing
  • Knowledge of use of any creative software packages
  • Knowledge of lead generation, campaign management or CRM systems
  • Knowledge of video production
Personal qualities
  • Strong and self-confident communicator
  • Quick learner and self-starter with an entrepreneurial work ethic
  • highly motivated and professional, with good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Deadline driven with attention to detail
  • Dynamic “can-do” personality ready to embrace a challenge
Qualifications required
  • GCSEs maths and English grades 9-4 / A*-C
  • Humanities, ICT or media based qualifications advantageous
  • A levels or relevant level 3 qualifications desirable


  • Employees receive 20 days paid holiday and Public bank holidays
  • We encourage personal development through vendor qualifications, alongside additional learning opportunities
  • Employee Perks scheme with discounts and special offers via Perkbox
  • Free Breakfast, Tea & fresh Coffee machine, Healthy Eating programme of free foods
  • Modern City Centre Office with amenities including Pool Table, Games Consoles, shower facilities etc.
  • Active social committee with regular company sponsored events such as and Go karting, games nights and charity events
Future prospects
  • Progression routes within the company for the right candidate
  • A full time position will be offered upon completion of the apprenticeship
Training to be provided

Throughout the duration of the Apprenticeship you will be required to attend one of PETA training centres for off-the- job training.  The majority of training will be completed with your employer at your place of work.

You will be completing Level 3 Digital Marketer Apprenticeship along with the following qualifications:

  • BCS Principles in Coding
  • CIM (Charted Institute of Marketing) Level 3 Award in marketing Fundamentals
  • Functional Skills in English and Maths (if required)

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