Creative Marketing Assistant Apprenticeship

Vacancy title: Event Assistant (Level 3)

Vacancy type: Full-time

Salary: £ 147 per week

Duration: 15 Months

Start date: ASAP

Location: LONDON N1 5SB

Cirque Du Soul is a circus themed nightlife brand that travels the UK holding events in 15 different cities combining music, performers, production and art. Since our birth in 2013, we have become recognised as one of the UK’s leading club nights, inspiring a new generation of parties around the country. Facebook/cirquedusoul Instagram/cirquedusoul

Launched in 2016, El Dorado is an intimate and enchanting boutique camping festival developed by Cirque Du Soul and AEI Group, taking place across the beautiful deer park at Eastnor Castle. A truly independent event, El Dorado is programmed eclectically with real heart and soul featuring unique and immersive production experiences, games and activities, wellness, world class street food, entertainment and eclectic music throughout the weekend. In just four years, the El Dorado community continues to grow, with a 10,000+ capacity in 2020 and extended programming across the weekend

About The Role

The role will involve a hands on approach covering all aspects of creative event marketing and content campaign management. You will learn and develop key skills in marketing, music, event management and more. The 12 month apprenticeship will offer the successful applicant a chance to gain a real insight into the music industry with invaluable experience in both nightlife and festivals.

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

Digital Marketing & Promotion:

● Social media management, developing content, managing schedule on facebook, instagram, twitter etc.

● Updating and maintaining website content

● Developing new content ideas, participating and hosting brainstorms

● Supporting the planning, implementation and analysis of innovative marketing campaigns

● Artist marketing and outreach support

● Creating marketing decks and proposals for prospective partnerships – a good understanding of keynote, powerpoint required

● Handling customer service enquiries in advance online and also on site at events


● The latest digital and marketing trends to use in campaigns

● The latest music and artist trends and to help with talent booking suggestions

● New production concepts and creative ideas ● Understanding of the UK nightlife and festival scene


● Supporting the team on day to day office duties

● Setting up meetings, taking notes and circulating around the team following

● Working as part of the team on site at Cirque Du Soul events and El Dorado Festival

Skills Required

Essential Skills:

● A keen interest and understanding of social media marketing

● A high standard of creative copywriting with acute attention to detail and excellent grammar and vocabulary

● A good knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator

Non-Essential But Desirable Skills:

● Experience in using Mail Chimp or other e-marketing platforms

● Experience in using messenger bots

● Experience of working in music events, club nights or festival promotion

● Experience in Adobe Premiere and Adobe After Effects

Personal Qualities

Essential Qualities:

● A passion for music, live events and festivals

● A team player who collaborates well and can also work independently

● A creative thinker with the self confidence to present new ideas for content and campaigns

● Strong time management

● Strong communication skills

● A hard working ethos with strong attention to detail

● The ability to multitask

Qualifications taken

Level 3 Digital marketing