Advertising Research and Development Apprentice

  • Company: Channel 4
  • Location: Multiple Locations
  • Closing Date: 27-02-2023


If you are looking for an opportunity to gain work experience and a qualification, then an apprenticeship at Channel 4 might be for you!

Department Description:
The Advertising Research & Development (AR&D) team are part of the wider Strategy & Consumer Insight department at Channel 4. Their primary objective is to use insight to support the 4Sales team in selling advertising across their TV channels and All 4 platform. This is an important role, as it allows Channel 4 to fund the programmes they make!
They do this through:
Proving that advertising on their TV channels, All 4 and social media platforms work.
Supporting advertising agencies and brands deliver their marketing objectives through insight and understanding how marketing works.

During your time in the AR&D team you’ll get involved in all areas of the work they do, from primary research to understand how a brands marketing is working, to using their tools to see how many people watched Bake Off this week! There’ll also be specific projects for you to work on and we’ll help you to quickly build up your skills and knowledge of the media industry.

Qualification Offered With This Apprenticeship:
Marketing Assistant Level 3

Essential Experience & Skills:
As part of the application process, you’ll be asked to tell them how you meet the essential criteria listed below. When answering this question think about examples from your experience so far, this doesn’t need to be professional experience but could be academic, from volunteering or a part-time job.
Verbal and written communication skills
Attention to detail
Organisation skills and ability to prioritise tasks
An understanding of and a passion for Channel 4’s remit
An interest in advertising and understanding how marketing works
Genuine curiosity about what makes people tick and why

Apply now or contact student support if you need assistance with your application, we’re here to help!