Digital Marketing Bootcamp 2020
iCrossing UK is an award-winning digital marketing agency with two locations (London and Brighton), part of the global iCrossing network and owned by the world’s largest independent media company - Hearst. We are proud to be working with some of the UK’s biggest and well-known brands including; Barclays, American Express, Virgin Experience Days and Aldi.
We are dedicated to developing and growing new digital talent from within and are excited to be hiring 4 proactive, curious and eager to learn industry-newcomers for our Digital Marketing Bootcamp 2020!
Starting in Spring 2020, the Digital Marketing Bootcamp is a permanent job opportunity to join one of our four key disciplines (SEO, PPC, Account Management and Data & Analytics), kicking off with a robust 12 month, hands-on and practical training programme.
By the end of their first year, the successful Bootcampers will be fully qualified with Google AdWords qualification and have a plethora of digital training under their belt – from IAB, Hearst and an abundance of internal discipline specific training.
Whether you are a graduate straight out of university and this is your first role, or you come to us with some experience, you will be expected to demonstrate a hunger for learning, and in return, we will provide you the platform to kick off your career in digital marketing at a leading and award winning media agency!
We work at the intersection of bright creativity, sharp data, innovative tech, and cutting-edge digital know how. That's how we turn brand potential into successful business performance. And that’s why we stand out.
The diversity of our people is what makes working here such an amazing experience. At iCrossing we ask everyone to ‘bring your whole self to work’ meaning: everything about you – your intellect, your life experiences, your hidden talents, your culture – this makes our eclectic team even better.
We are part of the Hearst, the world’s leading media, entertainment, and content company, which gives us access to the most valuable insights, talent and audiences.
The impact you will have:
We are looking for ambitious individuals who are passionate about the digital landscape and hungry to learn.
As a Digital Marketing Bootcamper, you will join one of four key teams within the agency; Account Management, Search Engine Optimisation (SEO), Paid Media and Data & Analytics. Learning their craft on a day to day basis, you will also spend valuable time gaining exposure to other teams across the business and submerging yourself in our 12 month training plan.
We believe that great ideas happen at the intersection of our disciplines and that together we can make the biggest impact. To achieve that, we need specialists within those teams to make exceptional work. So, to help you decide which discipline you might be best suited to, here is some detail of what you can expect to learn and be doing on a day to day basis within each of those teams:
Account Management (London)
Do you want to develop your knowledge in digital marketing and work directly with clients? Are you great at building relationships, managing multiple work streams and working to get the best out of people? Being part of Account Management means being part of the backbone of the client relationship. Strong communication skills will be key to work seamlessly with your team and build trust with your clients. You will work alongside the account team on a portfolio of clients and ensure everything is in place for successful delivery of exciting marketing campaigns, as such this role provides exposure across all digital specialties. You will be a key asset to improve ways of working between the account team, the client and the iCrossing’s internal teams.
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) (Brighton)
Have you ever wondered how Google works? And how websites get to the top position in search results? As an SEO analyst, you will be exploring websites and understanding how they work. You’ll enjoy digging into data from a variety of platforms, looking for patterns in consumer behaviour and website performance that identify new opportunities for our clients. You’ll be adept at presenting the findings and your insights, communicating it clearly through both your written, digital presentation and verbal skills.
Paid Media (Brighton)
Do you get excited about social media and understanding what makes people tick? Would you love the opportunity to work with businesses to understand how best to reach their customers, using social media channels? As a Paid Social Bootcamper, will have the opportunity to work across all of iCrossing’s Paid Social clients and be given full training to manage paid advertising campaigns on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn and more. You’ll be given the exciting opportunity to manage client accounts on a day to day basis with in-depth training on how to conduct research tasks, brief designers, work with developers and help prepare materials for client meetings and pitches.
Data & Analytics (Brighton)
Are you passionate about problem solving? Do you love data and get a thrill for translating business problems into analytical initiatives? As an integral part of the Data & Analytics team, you will have exposure to a wide variety of interesting data problem solving projects for a variety of our clients, working a with a smart bunch of people. You’ll have the freedom to innovate and try new things whilst demonstrating and developing your natural curiosity for Data & Analytics and rigorous analytical mindset.
Who you are:
- Creative problem solver
- Perfectionist with an eye for detail
- Natural affinity for technology and a desire to develop technical skills
- Ability to solve problems independently using an analytical approach
- Self-motivated and proactive approach
- natural aptitude for data and analysis.
- passion for digital marketing, advertising and business
- Open minded, positive, have a solutions-oriented attitude, and a collaborative work ethic
- Strong desire to learn, be challenged and challenge your teammates and clients
- Curious and intuitive
- Excellent written, verbal, and analytical skills.
- Some experience in Excel, PowerPoint and Word
- Enjoyment from finding the solution to problems through research and testing
About iCrossing UK
Our agency is built on the ethos of ‘Change as Usual’. It’s reflected in how we work with our clients, and how we work with each other.
For our clients, it means we’re always looking for ways to be better growth partners, and it’s why we have relationships with brands that last decades. We’re an incredibly friendly bunch of people drawn together by our passion for seeing our partners thrive, so expect us to challenge your norm with new ideas of how we can work together to succeed. And it works; for the last four years we’ve won ‘Search Agency of the Year’ at the Drum’s RAR awards, which are judged using individual feedback from each agency’s clients. We are also an approved Facebook Marketing Partner, which unlocks significant value for our clients and team.
Our origin in performance media means we love data and we understand user intent. Data and search behaviour drive almost everything we do — whether it’s searching for a breakthrough insight, making quantum leaps in our technology, or creating content that forges a deeper connection with our clients’ brands.
Change as Usual also provides a North Star for our culture: drive positive change, whether that’s for our peoples’ careers, the industry we operate in or the communities we work and live in.
We invest heavily in our staff’s development and wellbeing. Employees consistently and overwhelmingly agree (through regular internal engagement surveys) that iCrossing is run on strong values and principles, that their job supports their personal growth and that they love working at iCrossing. We are proud to have a low gender pay gap.
iCrossing’s ownership also sets us apart—and delivers significant benefits to our client partners. We are owned by Hearst, the world’s largest independent media, entertainment and content company. As we create marketing solutions for our clients, we use Hearst’s quality content, rich data, powerful platforms, and deep category expertise.
For more information, please visit www.icrossing.co.uk or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org