Job description

Marketing Officer (Education)

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Marketing & Communications

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £24k - 28k per year

  • Contact:

    Guy Walker

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    0161 914 8558

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Guy Walker

Marketing Officer (Education)

£24,000 - £28,000 plus benefits


This is a great opportunity for a talented and ambitious broad marketing professional to join an iconic Manchester education institution. This is a place where you can make a difference and become a valued member of a dynamic team of marketing and communication professionals.

Role responsibilities:

  • Digital marketing, event planning and producing high quality materials
  • To develop a range of campaigns and events that engage and excite prospective students
  • Planning content for and running several social media channels
  • Implementing a range of marketing communications
  • Planning and attending various recruitment and public engagement events
  • Managing enquiry and prospective applicant data through the applicant/ student journey
  • Building good working relationships with various colleagues across a variety of teams and responsibility levels in order to provide the best marketing and communications service.

Person specification:

  • A good honours degree or relevant professional experience, e.g. CIM qualification
  • Experience of implementing marketing strategies and effective communication plans to meet customers’ needs, including experience of utilising traditional and digital channels
  • Outstanding communication skills (written and verbal) – ability to write concise, engaging copy for non-technical audiences
  • Ability to identify marketing challenges and initiate appropriate solutions
  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Ability to work autonomously and collaborate effectively with colleagues
  • Ability to prioritise and work under pressure.
  • A willingness to respond flexibly to a fast-paced environment.

As an industry leading, nationwide Marketing, Digital, Analytics, IT and Design recruitment agency, we are continually receiving new assignments to work on, so keep a close eye on our website, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter pages for a full list of current permanent and interim opportunities as well as marketplace news and fun stuff.
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