Marketing Apprentice

We are building a skillful digital marketing team to help promote and build effective campaigns for WDG and our clients. As an integral and valued part of our team, the marketing apprentice will contribute to and curate a strong brand voice that connects with diverse audiences for both internal and client initiatives.

The marketing apprentice will be responsible for creating and implementing effective, data-driven marketing strategies to promote solutions, ideas, and services. The position requires strong writing skills as you will be designing/writing relevant marketing content and managing social media campaigns. We are looking for go-getters and self-starters to push our brand and be our number one fan.


Key Responsibilities

  • Manage internal and client relationships for digital marketing campaigns.
  • Manage social media and search marketing efforts, making strategic recommendations in order to drive engagement.
  • Manage content marketing strategies that leverage the growing connection between social and search. Be able to analyze data analytics and recommend changes based on patterns and data gathered.
  • Manage the planning and execution of comprehensive email marketing campaigns. You must be able to communicate effectively and work well with our creative team to execute the creative aspects of a campaign.

We’re looking for candidates who are self-motivated, love the industry, and have a passion for business writing. If you’re also social media savvy, enjoy networking, and are skilled at multi-tasking, apply today!

You Have

Desired Requirements

  • A degree in English, Communications, Journalism, Marketing, or a related field
  • Strong skills in web writing tactics
  • Critical thinking skills and the ability to multi-task effectively
  • Ability to work quickly in a fast-paced environment
  • Passion for and expertise in managing social media campaigns
  • Be an organized and self-motivated individual
  • Event management experience
  • Data analysis a plus
  • Hubspot, Pardot, Marketo, and Photoshop experience a plus

Do you enjoy giving back to the local community? As a member of our team, you will be involved with GiveBack DC, a pro-bono initiative founded and managed by WDG that is designed to help small and startup nonprofits with their digital programs. To date, GiveBack DC has helped 10 non-profits with branding, web development, and marketing efforts as part of our initiatives.


Excellent Benefits

  • Parking (included)
  • On-the-job learning from a close-knit, collaborative team in an open, driven environment
  • Conference budget and encouragement of conference attendance/participation
  • Collaborative and open office environment located near popular bars and restaurants
  • Dynamic clientele to challenge your skills and improve on your talent.


About WDG

At WDG, we deliver results-driven and engaging device-independent web properties and communities. Our clients range from successful start-ups to Fortune 1000 brands and nonprofits. We offer a collaborative, multi-discipline approach to client-based projects in every industry.

Compensation is based on candidate experience. Start dates and schedules are flexible. This position is based out of our Old Town, Alexandria, VA office.
The Web Development Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Web Development Group maintains a drug-free workplace.

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