Change Agents UK

Digital Marketing & Social Media Intern

Project Digital Marketing & Social Media Intern
Employer Alupro
Job Description

Location: Redditch

Number of Positions: 1

Start Date: ASAP

Length of Contract: 3 months with the potential for a permanent position


Alupro is an industry funded, not-for-profit organisation with over 25 years’ experience representing the UK’s aluminium packaging industry. We work to fulfil the industry’s obligation to meet, and exceed, recycling targets for aluminium packaging.

We are achieving this by working in partnership with local authorities, the waste management industry and the wider metal packaging sector to develop and stimulate the UK’s collection infrastructure. We also manage and run consumer information and education campaigns to encourage participation in recycling schemes.

We need:

We are looking for a digital marketing and social media Intern to develop the online marketing and social media strategy for Alupro and our two programmes – Every Can Counts and Metal Matters.

You’ll have an understanding of working with digital platforms and managing digital projects, with a clear idea of how digital tools add value to company strategy and performance.

We are a small team, so good interpersonal skills are essential. We welcome you to challenge our existing thinking about what digital marketing can achieve for our organisation and members.

Key Responsibilities:

Planning and executing digital marketing campaigns, and designing, maintaining and supplying content for our websites. To develop and plan social media for Alupro, Every Can Counts and Metal Matters.

Editing and posting video, podcast and audio content.

Analysing and producing reports on digital and social media activity and developing ideas for improvements.

Contribute to raising our profile and reputation through creating and maintaining a positive social media presence.

Understanding what works best in the areas of digital marketing and social media, with the drive to stay abreast of trends and movements in digital technology, media & demographic strategy and broader business practices.

You are:

• Knowledgeable and enthusiastic about digital marketing & social media.

• Able to plan and deliver paid media – PPC paid social, display - across multiple channels.

• Experienced in content ideation and creation. Keen to further your skills in asset production e.g. videography.

• Knowledgeable of best practice SEO with the ability to optimise content assets.

• Enthusiastic and willing to learn.

• A qualified driver with access to a car.

What’s in it for you:

This is a unique opportunity to fulfil an important role in a small team which is well respected for developing innovative communications programmes, to drive consumer behaviour change to encourage positive recycling behaviours.

You will gain practical experience of developing and delivering on a digital marketing strategy whilst building your professional portfolio promoting Alupro’s key campaigns.

You will be able to build wider skill set through 1:1 support, training resources and networking opportunities with Change Agents UK. For the right candidate there may be the opportunity for a permanent position within the team at the end of the internship.


Closing Date: 23rd July 2019

Telephone Interview Date: During w/c 29th July

Interview Date: 6th August 2019

Location Redditch
Salary Paid Internship
Application Deadline 2019-07-23
Interview Date 2019-08-06
Hours Per Week 35.00
Places Available 1

Closed - no further applications permitted