Nant Ltd

We provide risk assessment services to clients who may have their water contaminated with potentially deadly bacterium.

Sector : Engineering & Manufacturing

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Where is your business based?

Wolverhampton

What is your name?

Imran Ishaq

What is your role within the business?

I am the Marketing Manager. I am in charge of maintaining the social media accounts, organise and participate in events, promote and launch products & services, research on new ways to market these products and services and manage and update the website.

What does your business do?

Here at Nant Ltd we provide risk assessment services to clients who may have their water contaminated with potentially deadly bacterium and take actions to remedy the risks highlighted in our risk assessment.

What is special about your business - what makes it a great place to work?

Great working environment with friendly colleagues and opportunity to grow within the organisation through interpersonal mentoring and training.

How many people do you employ?

32

What skills and qualities do you look for in new employees?

We want our employees to be passionate, have great communication skills, be adaptable and have a willingness to learn new things. We also look for professionalism such as showing honesty, integrity and reliability.

What other job roles do you have in your business?

Risk AssessorEngineerMarketing ExecutiveAdministratorBookkeeperOperations ManagerHR Manager

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Simon Stone

Marketing Assistant

Job role: Marketing and Advertising

How would you describe your job?

I am responsible for overseeing the more social aspects of marketing, from Linkedin and Twitter to trade shows. Marketing is a wide and diverse area that can be applied to all industries and the onset of social media services and platforms (such as LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook) means that being able to practically use social media effectively will open many doors.

Was this your first job? if not, what was your first job?

No, I have come from a background in customer focused roles across a variety of sectors and industries.

What process did you have to follow to get your job?

I applied through an apprenticeship scheme and through dedication and hard work I was offered a permanent position.

What is great about your job?

The aspects of the role can change on an almost daily basis which provides a great opportunity for creativity. Nant Ltd may be a modest looking company on the outside, but their is character, dedication and brilliance beyond the surface. The company strives to do its best for clients and employees alike, start off small and work your way to something of great value.

What training do you receive in your role?

I underwent a level 3 diploma as part of my apprenticeship and have attended a selection of recognised training both for my role and the water safety industry at large.

What skills are required to do your job?

People skills are a must, you can’t engage, converse and effectively inform people if you don’t have that passion for conversation and communication. Undergoing training for specific marketing is a bonus, but natural talent will always shine through.

Ideally, what subject areas should the qualifications be taken in?

  • Arts and Humanities
  • Business and Management
  • Design
  • Technology

What is your personality type?

  • Adventurer - Flexible and charming artists, always ready to explore and experience something new.

What hobbies and interests do you think would benefit a person in your role? (if there are any)

  • tv/radio
  • blog/vlog
  • computer/IT
  • reading
  • social media

How many years of experience do you need to do your job?

  • 1 - 2 years experience

How much can you earn in your job?

  • £15,000 – £20,000

What level of qualifications do you require from school, college or university to do your role?

  • Level 1 - Entry level 1,2,3; Introduction to foundation learning; Access 1,2,3.
  • Level 2 - GCSE grades D-G (Level 1-3); Btec L1 Diploma, Certificate, Award: NVQ 1; Intermediate 1 General Standard Grade; SVQ1.
  • Level 3 - GCSE grades A*-C (Level 4-9); Btec First Diploma, Certificate, Award; NVQ 2; Intermediate 2 Credit Standard Grade; SVQ 2.
  • Level 4 - A level; S level; International Baccalaureate; Btec National Extended Dip & Diploma, Subsidiary Dip Certificate; NVQ 3; Highers; Advanced Highers Scottish Baccalaureate; SVQ 3.
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Role: Marketing and Advertising
Title: Marketing Assistant