Marketing & Web Assistant (placement)

Job title Marketing & Web Assistant (placement)

Department Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

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

Grade Grade 3

SOC Code - Visa Requirements N/A

Placed on Monday 12 July 2021

Closing date Monday 26 July 2021

Interview date To be confirmed

Reference JB8452

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This job is only available to current students at the University of Bath.

We are seeking a talented and creative Marketing & Web Assistant (placement student) to support our marketing activities in the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences on a 9-month fixed term basis.

Working with our Marketing & Web team, you’ll support our range of marketing activities, as well as creating promotional content for both on and offline use. Working with the team, you'll help to raise the profile of the Faculty and promote our courses to UK and international students.

The role

You'll help to support the production of marketing campaign materials, both digital and print, and support the production of web and social media content. You will also gain experience in supporting and delivering (virtual) events.

This opportunity will allow you to:

· Apply your knowledge and experience of the University of Bath to developing innovative marketing solutions

· Play a key role in delivering the Faculty’s student marketing and recruitment objectives

· Be part of a creative and collaborative team

· Explore innovative marketing solutions and how they can be applied in a Higher Education setting

You must be able to communicate effectively and develop good working relationships. You should have excellent organisational skills, be a good team player and be able to successfully manage your workload.

This is a fixed-term role for nine months, starting as soon as possible. It is open to University of Bath placement students only.

We are currently working predominantly remotely due to the pandemic so this post would initially be home-based (UK only) until guidelines and university business requirements change. If you would like to explore this opportunity further, please contact Jannika Pott (Faculty Marketing & Communications Manager) via email at

For more information about our Faculty for Humanities & Social Sciences, please visit:

What we can offer you:

Our campus is surrounded by beautiful countryside, and the City of Bath with its historic charm and social activity only a short distance away creates an excellent environment in which to work. 

We are:

  • a family friendly workplace 
  • open to exploring flexible working opportunities which benefit you and the University. 
  • recognising of the talents of our diverse workforce through an excellent reward package 
  • encouraging of your personal and professional development

Find out from our staff what makes the University of Bath a great place to work. Follow us @UniofBath and @UniofBathJobs on Twitter for more information.

We aim to be an inclusive university, where difference is celebrated, respected and encouraged. We truly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and backgrounds leads to a better environment for our employees and students, creating a learning environment and organisational culture that enhances health and wellbeing across our community. We are very proud to have recently received Ambassadors for Autism certification and are an accredited Disability Confident Leader; committed to building disability confidence and supporting disabled staff.

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Further details:

The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations.  We have made a positive commitment towards gender equality and intersectionality receiving a Bronze Athena SWAN award, and we are actively working towards a Silver award. We are a family-friendly University, with an increasingly agile workforce, we are open to flexible working arrangements. We’re also proud to be a disability confident employer and are happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments you may require.

We are an accredited Living Wage employer. Appointments at Grade 2, Spine Point 3, 4 and 5 will receive an additional supplement to ensure a minimum hourly pay equivalent to the Living Wage as confirmed on our Bath pay and grading structure page.

If you think you may require a visa to work in the UK you should refer to our applicant information webpage before embarking on a job application to ensure that you understand the requirements for sponsorship. You may be eligible to work in the UK via other alternative visa routes such as the Global Talent Visa or by having Settlement / ILR, please refer to our Staff Immigration webpages for further details.