Who is Staffordshire University?
We are the Connected University with 100 years of experience and ambition in becoming the UK’s foremost digital Institution. Our main campus is located in Stoke on Trent alongside our Centres of Excellence in Healthcare Education located in Stafford and Shrewsbury. Staffordshire University London’s Digital Institute is our first campus outside the Midlands.
With more than 10,000 Full Time Undergraduate and Postgraduate students on campus, we continue to drive innovation and change, aiming to positively disrupt our sector. For our University, it is about so much more than the numbers. In fact, if there’s one thing that sets us apart, it’s our people who are all #ProudToBeStaffs. Every one of our employees goes above and beyond to deliver on our connected mission, responding to the needs of our students, academic partners, businesses and society.
Over the past 5 years, we have transformed ourselves into a Gold standard provider of teaching and learning, gaining historically high positions in the UK league tables. With digital skills being at our core, we strive for diversity in all its forms and play an important role in our local communities and regional economies.
About the role
As Marketing Officer, you will be a key member of the central marketing team at the University with the primary aim of creating and delivering a differentiated marketing plan for several key product areas within the University, promoting both academic and non-academic product.
You will be a strong digital marketer, experienced in delivering campaigns and multi-channel activity and be able to manage multiple campaigns at the same time. Successful candidates should be able to contribute innovative ideas both in the area that they are responsible and as part of the wider team.
This is a fast-paced environment, and the role is best suited for a strategic thinker who is most comfortable thinking outside of the box to get the best results, someone who is more than comfortable with crafting messaging and copy that sells and someone who can confidently and clearly convey what they want to a number of external creative and media agencies as well as internal digital, design and content teams to create compelling omni-channel marketing activity.
In return for your dedication, we have a competitive benefits package available
- Competitive incremental rates of Pay
- Starting from 29 days Annual Leave (depending on job grade) plus 11 days Bank Holiday and Discretionary days
- Excellent Pension Scheme
- Access to continued professional and personal development
- An opportunity to become part of the wider University community
- Access to an Employee Assistance Programme
- Discounted Health & Fitness Facilities on site at the Stoke Campus
- Discounted Travel by Rail or Bus, with the option of season tickets loans
We reserve the right to close any vacancies when we are in receipt of sufficient applications. All applicants are advised to complete and submit your applications as soon as possible.
Closing Date: 28 Sep 2021
Type: Professional Support