Assistant Director (Marketing and Student Recruitment)

Job Title: Assistant Director (Marketing and Student Recruitment)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £49,149 to £56,950, plus £3,027 London Allowance per annum
Reference: 803-17
Job Published: November 06, 2017 17:18

Job Description

With our new strategy for 2017-2022 in place, setting out how we will develop students who will make a difference in the world and a new website due to launch in 2018, it is an exciting time to join St George’s, University of London as a marketing professional.  Our new Assistant Director (Marketing and Student Recruitment) will provide the vision, leadership, management and coordination of our UK and international marketing and recruitment activities to attract prospective students to our transformational programmes.

Leading a newly configured team, you will be responsible for developing and implementing the student recruitment and marketing strategy for St George’s, University of London and shaping the end-to-end experience of prospective students. You will lead on the strategic brand development of the UK’s only university dedicated to medicine, science and health, shaping our institutional identity and developing creative ways to share that widely.

You will hold overarching responsibility for the production of marketing concepts and materials, liaison with schools and others who influence prospective students and will oversee widening participation activities, supporting St George’s to inspire and attract prospective students nationally and internationally who will thrive on our courses, regardless of background. Directing and motivating your team of ten, you will inspire them to achieve the highest standards in their work

You will have a proven track record leading marketing activities in higher education in the UK or internationally. You will be an exceptional digital marketing expert who will identify market opportunities and will oversee the delivery of a web and social media strategy to raise profile and engagement.

You will need passion, creativity and the ability to network and influence across senior staff in the university to ensure you deliver a focused and effective programme of activity to drive recruitment. You will also need a strong sales focus to ensure marketing and recruitment activities are delivering impact.

The salary for the role will be within the range of SGUL 8: £49,149 to £56,950, plus £3,027 London Allowance per annum.

For further information about this position, and to apply, click Apply Now below.   

Please quote reference:          803-17

Closing date:                         22 November 2017

Interview date:                       04 December 2017