Marketing Officer

Company: CV-Library
Job type: Full-time
22,068 - 24,912 GBP/Year

New College Swindon has an exciting Marketing Officer x2 opportunity in their Swindon based team.

Location: Swindon

Salary: £22,068 - £24,912 pa

Hours: 37 hours

Job Type: Permanent, Full time

Start Date: As soon as possible

Marketing Officer - About Us:

New College Swindon has gone through an exciting time of change since we have merged with Swindon College to become one College. Also, with the up-and-coming development of the successful 20M bid of the Institute of Technology, opening in September 2021, which will be an inclusive centre for technical qualifications, higher apprenticeships and training for key technical roles, it’s a really great time to be joining us. These exciting changes will extend the career opportunities for both our students and staff.

Marketing Officer - The Role:

We have an exciting opportunity for two exceptional communicators with a broad range of marketing experience to join the team to develop, plan and implement the marketing activity including PR, Social Media and content creation for either 16-18 market or HE, IoT and Apprenticeships.

You’ll work with a fast-paced, vibrant and collaborative team and you’ll have the ability to respond quickly and imaginatively to clients’ needs. You will investigate new marketing channels and liaise with managers to understand course portfolios, target audiences and recruitment objectives.

When you join us, you will have access to ongoing support, training and development opportunities to further enhance your experience and skill set through our extensive CPD programme. You will have access to facilities and resources across the two campuses along with an extended support network of colleagues from a wide range of disciplines and industry backgrounds.  

Marketing Officer - Benefits:

We know that your role requires you to put a lot of time and effort into it and because of this; we believe you should be rewarded. As a valued member of our team, in addition to a wide range of development opportunities, you will have access to a number of great benefits some of are listed below:     

- Sodexo Retail Discount Scheme  

- Excellent Pension scheme

- Generous Holiday Allowance      

- Hire purchase Cycle to Work scheme     

- Free and confidential advice, information and counselling service     

Therefore, if you are looking for exciting career opportunities and to work in an expanding, dynamic and successful College, who values their staff, you have come to the right place.    

Marketing Officer - Key Responsibilities:

- Support senior managers with collation of content for either 16-18 or HE/IoT

- Identify opportunities for push and pull marketing strategies

- Prepare press releases, statements and editorial to maximise positive coverage about the College

- Assist and represent the College at key events

Marketing Officer - You:

- Minimum Level 2 qualification in English and Mathematics or commit to gain

- CIPR/CIM professional qualification and/or degree in an appropriate discipline: digital media; marketing; business; journalism

- Experience of PR and liaising with the media

- Experience of Microsoft Office and Adobe Photoshop

How to apply:

Closing Date: 4th May 2021

Please note, we do not accept CV’s and you will be required to complete an application form. Please check your emails after clicking ‘Apply’, we will contact you with further instructions on how to submit your application form and the next steps in the application process.

New College Swindon is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. References will be sought on shortlisted candidates before interview and by agreement.

Please note an enhanced DBS will be required for this role. 

On appointment, you will be placed at the salary point aligned to a number of factors, which include, but are not limited to, qualifications, previous relevant experience, current salary and market forces.  

Please note that this vacancy may close before the published closing date if sufficient applications are received. If you are interested in this vacancy, please do apply as soon as possible.

Our very top priority is your wellbeing and that of our community. Please be assured that we are monitoring the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation and continuing to follow the latest Government advice and to keep everyone as safe as possible. 

Due to the current COVID-19 situation, further information will be provided on the measures that have been implemented at our campus if you are invited to an interview

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