Communications Specialist

Recruiter
Location
London
Salary
£14.72 - £17.48 per hour
Posted
08 Sep 2017
Closes
22 Sep 2017
Ref
HQ00170905
Function
Marketing
Sector
Education
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Temporary

Our client, a leading global university is looking to recruit a Communications Specialist on a full time, temporary basis, to develop, manage and deliver the department's internal and external communications activities.

This varied position will cover all areas of marketing and promotion, including designing, developing and maintaining the university's social media presence, assisting with the launch of the new website, organising and supporting a range of departmental events and managing the departmental budgets for all marketing activities.

Coordinating the department's outreach initiatives and managing school visits and workshops, you will support the department's career provision for students, managing a programme of careers events and skills workshops with external facilitators, managing employer engagement through receiving and administering job postings from employers.

In order to be considered for this role you will hold an undergraduate qualification in a communications or marketing discipline, or equivalent professional experience. It is essential that you possess up-to-date knowledge of social media channels as well as extensive experience of writing, editing and sub-editing. You will have a thorough understanding of websites as well as experience of producing a variety of communication materials. Computer literacy, including competency in word processing, desktop publishing and image manipulation as well as the use of website technologies is essential to this position. You must have experience of working in a higher education setting within a similar role, in order to be considered.

If you are available immediately and interested in finding out more information about this new opportunity, please register your interest below and submit your CV by clicking 'apply now'.