Queen Mary’s College is seeking to appoint a Marketing Assistant. The site is set on a beautiful multi-use area in the heart of Basingstoke, covering approximately 23 acres. Its educational facilities range from excellent teaching facilities built in recent years to buildings that were original to the Shrubbery School first established in the 1950s. The College operates a commercial theatre, Central Studio and also a Sports Centre. We also attract room bookings/lettings from a vast range of users from the local community and further afield. Over the last few years through having attracted grants and additional funding, we have spent over £20 million in updating, improving and maintaining our site, therefore understandably we are extremely proud of Queen Mary’s College campus.
We serve approximately 2,000 students offering a wide range of courses suitable for all levels. This appointment will join the Marketing Team, regularly liaising with the Commercial Operations Team. The team works hard to market the college to potential students and parents as well as customers and visitors. Your internal client is made up of approximately 200 members of staff both Teaching and non teaching.
We are seeking someone with a keen interest in marketing to join our busy marketing team. You need to be confident and be ready to get stuck into a range of tasks such as social media, leaflet design, student interviews, e-marketing and events. You will need to be comfortable working with and helping young people as well as having excellent customer service for both internal and external customers.
You need to have good strong writing skills both on paper and in “virtual” terms as well as having a friendly outgoing approach. Working in this environment requires good organisational and people skills, and the ability to communicate effectively. The ideal applicant is a person who can work well with others and on their own. Essentially you need to understand how to apply your initiative, as well as understanding the importance of teamwork.
We welcome applications from candidates with relevant existing experience as well as those with a keen interest in learning more and gaining hands on experience and knowledge in the field of marketing.*
*Apprenticeship options will be considered for the right candidate. In return for your flexibility and positive can do attitude we will support you to succeed in this profession, back you up with a great team, mentor you and cover your training and related study costs (Apprenticeship Levy).
Purpose of Job:
To support the provision of the marketing service by contributing to a range of operational marketing duties which enhance the profile and reputation of the College.
Interview date:- Tuesday 22 September 2020
Please see attached job description for further details
Queen Mary's College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.