Alumni Communications Officer

Job title Alumni Communications Officer

Department Development & Alumni Relations

Salary Starting from £26,715, rising to £32,817

Grade Grade 6

Placed on Tuesday 20 August 2019

Closing date Sunday 15 September 2019

Interview date Friday 27 September 2019

Reference JB7031


The Department of Development & Alumni Relations (DDAR) is seeking to recruit a talented and motivated Communications Officer to join our friendly and fast-paced team.

The University of Bath is consistently ranked as one of the UK’s leading universities and we have over 120,000 graduates all over the world. You will work with the Alumni Communications Manager to write and edit content – both online and in print – to build and foster good relationships with alumni, and to support important fundraising initiatives.

You’ll be an experienced communications professional with a proven track record in engaging audiences across large, complex organisations; excellent copywriting skills with a keen eye for detail; and the ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines. 

In return, you will also be entitled to a very generous 19.5% employer contributory pension (8.8% employee contributions) as well as the following employee benefits:

  • 39 days holiday pro-rata, (annual leave, discretionary days and bank holidays)
  • A flexible working environment
  • Ofsted outstanding rated onsite nursery
  • Salary exchange scheme (cycle to work)
  • Interest-free loans for public transport seasons tickets and motorcycle purchases for commuting
  • Onsite private and NHS dentist, onsite medical centre
  • Discounted physiotherapy service

This is a full-time role, working 36.5 hours per week.

For enquiries about this post, please contact Jodie Tyley, Alumni Communications Manager of Development & Alumni Relations (

Interviews expected on Friday 27th September.

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:
The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.