Marketing Assistant (fixed-term post) INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY

Job title Marketing Assistant (fixed-term post) INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY

Department Faculty of Science

Salary Starting from £18,009, rising to £19,133

Grade Grade 3

Placed on Thursday 12 March 2020

Closing date Friday 03 April 2020

Interview date To be confirmed

Reference CC7547


This is an exciting opportunity for a Faculty of Science student to work within the Faculty during their placement year. 

The successful candidate will work with the Marketing & Communications team in the effective planning and implementation of activity to support the marketing and communications objectives of the Faculty of Science 

The role provides an excellent opportunity to develop skills across a wide variety of marketing and communications initiatives with a particular focus on marketing activity to support the recruitment of students. Typical activities would include, producing marketing collateral, copywriting for offline and online platforms, supporting social media, developing digital content to support campaigns, managing the Faculty of Science presence on external websites and helping to produce case studies for current students and graduates. The role will also provide valuable support to the Marketing and Communications Manager in undertaking market analysis and particularly to support new course development at undergraduate and postgraduate taught level 

You must be working towards a science degree (on track to attaining a 2:1). You should also have an interest in pursuing a career in Marketing and have excellent written and oral communications skills with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail. You should have the capacity to manage multiple tasks and prioritise workloads with proven ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team. You should also have excellent knowledge and application of standard IT packages, databases and presentation packages and experience of using digital and online marketing channels, particularly social media.

This is a full-time paid role and is being offered on a 12 month fixed term basis.

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Simone Dumergue (01225 38 6067 or

How to apply:

You should send your CV and a one page cover letter to Simone Dumergue, Faculty Marketing and Communications Manager, outlining why you wish to be considered for the role and what attributes you can bring to the marketing team.

Please email your application to

Interviews will be held on campus.

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