Marketing Officer - Permanent
Full time (37 hours), part time hours considered
52 weeks per year
£19,769 - £21,767 FTE
Located in West Coventry, Hereward College specialises in offering further education to students with Special Educational Needs from all over the country, along with young people from the local area.
This is an exciting opportunity for a creative thinker with a talent in both communications and marketing. The Marketing Officer will play a key role in raising awareness of the college’s activities and be instrumental in producing high quality digital content and marketing material to support student recruitment.
We are seeking a good team player who can portray a positive, 'can do' attitude, exceeding customer expectations. You should be highly organised and able to manage and prioritise your workload using your own initiative in a busy environment.
Applicants should have excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to develop strong working relationships with colleagues and outside agencies to ensure effective promotion of the college.
You should have experience in developing written publications and producing content relevant for websites, social media, press releases, newsletters and print material to a range of audiences.
You will have a good grasp of digital communication channels and concepts along with experience working with social and digital platforms.
A Level 2 qualification (GCSE Grade A – C) or equivalent in English and maths (or demonstration that you are operating at level 2 in both subjects) is essential.
To apply please download an application form and diversity monitoring form from http://www.hereward.ac.uk/index.php/college/careers. Application forms and diversity forms should be completed and returned to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than
9.00 am on Monday 10th September 2018.
Interview/Assessment will take place Thursday 27th September 2018.
This College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be required to complete an Enhanced DBS disclosure and provide referee details. Start dates will be conditional upon receipt of a satisfactory DBS check and references.
Whilst all applications are judged on merit alone, we would welcome applications from ethnic minority candidates as this section of the community is currently under-represented in our workforce. The College is committed to supporting employees who experience mental health difficulties and is proud to display the Mindful Employer logo.