Careers

If you're a talented and dedicated individual, looking to join a company that genuinely cares about its people, then Ascendancy could be the place for you. Below are our current career opportunities. If you would like to apply for any of the positions, please email your CV and covering letter to [email protected].

Current roles available:

If you have any questions about either role, please give us a call on 01952 462845 (ask for Helen).

Digital Marketing Executive (with optional Degree Apprenticeship)

Date posted: 4th March 2019

The role involves planning and delivering integrated digital marketing campaigns to clients which consist of a combination of SEO, pay per click advertising (primarily Google Ads), social media and email marketing.

Main Duties

  • Liaising with clients to understand their businesses’ aims and objectives, and to gather news and information from them that can be used as part of their digital marketing strategy
  • Researching keywords to target using online tools, and analysing keyword data
  • Optimising clients’ web copy to reflect the results of the keyword research
  • Editing clients’ websites using a variety of content management systems
  • Writing original, high quality content for clients’ sites
  • Managing pay per click campaigns on Google Ads as well as paid social media platforms
  • Analysing clients’ Google Analytics data and recommending next steps; producing monthly reports for clients, presenting the findings
  • Managing email marketing campaigns for clients
  • Advising clients on any structural or other changes to their website which would be beneficial to grow their traffic or improve their conversion rates

Optional Degree Apprenticeship

Subject to satisfactory performance during the probation period, a fully funded degree apprenticeship could also be available to the successful candidate.

This involves 3 days out of the office per month at a training centre in Birmingham in order to work towards a BSc Digital and Technology Solutions (Consultancy) degree.

Skills and Aptitudes

  • Excellent basic IT skills – Microsoft Excel in particular, and good numeracy
  • Excellent written communication skills – strong English grammar and spelling
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Good time management coupled with the ability to plan and prioritise workload
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Enthusiasm for all things digital

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Minimum 18 months’ experience in a similar role
  • Minimum 5 GCSEs Grade A-C / 4-9 including English and Maths
  • A levels or equivalent
  • Should be Google Ads qualified (Fundamentals exam + one other)

Job Type:

Full-time role based at our office in Shifnal, Shropshire (moving to Newport,Shropshire anticipated in Autumn 2019). However, many of our staff work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you need. We can’t promise to give you exactly what you want, but we do promise not to judge you for asking.

Start Date:

ASAP

To apply for this position, please email your CV, and covering letter explaining why you think you would be a good fit for this role, to [email protected] with the subject DIGITAL MARKETING EXECUTIVE

Digital Marketing Assistant (with optional Degree Apprenticeship)

Date posted: 4th March 2019

The role involves assisting the more senior members of the Ascendancy digital marketing team with a range of campaigns for clients. This consists of a combination of search engine optimisation work, pay per click advertising (Google Ads, Bing Ads) and working across a range of social media platforms.

Main Duties

The role will be a varied one but is likely to include some or all of the following:

  • Researching keywords to target using online tools, and analysing keyword data
  • Optimising clients’ web copy
  • Drafting content for clients’ sites
  • Assisting with the management of pay per click campaigns on Google Ads
  • Analysing and reporting on clients’ Google Analytics data
  • Working on social media campaigns

Optional Degree Apprenticeship

Subject to satisfactory performance during the probation period, a fully funded degree apprenticeship could also be available to the successful candidate.

This involves 3 days out of the office per month at a training centre in Birmingham.

Skills and Aptitudes

  • Excellent basic IT skills – Microsoft Excel in particular, and good numeracy
  • Excellent written communication skills – strong English grammar and spelling
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Good time management coupled with the ability to plan and prioritise workload
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Enthusiasm for all things digital

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Minimum 5 GCSEs Grade A-C / 4-9 including English and Maths
  • A levels or equivalent

Job Type:

Full-time role based at our office in Shifnal, Shropshire (moving to Newport,Shropshire anticipated in Autumn 2019). However, many of our staff work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you need. We can’t promise to give you exactly what you want, but we do promise not to judge you for asking.

Start Date:

ASAP

To apply for this position, please email your CV, and covering letter explaining why you think you would be a good fit for this role, to [email protected] with the subject DIGITAL MARKETING ASSISTANT