Director of Business Development, Marketing and Communications

Bristol, United Kingdom
£46,494 - £54,127 per annum
Friday, 6 September 2019
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 29 September 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Contract type Open Ended
Working pattern Full time
Salary £46,494 - £54,127 per annum
Closing date for applications 29-Sep-2019

University of Bristol Students’ Union role

We’re looking for someone with the passion to direct Bristol SU’s Business Development, Marketing and Communications activity to ensure maximum impact for students now and in the future.

As a senior member of the management team and leader of a directorate you will be responsible for shaping and delivering outstanding services working with and through a team of dedicated staff and student leaders.

You will be accountable to the board of trustees through the Chief Executive for ensuring that the activities and strategies within your directorate contribute towards the vision, mission, values and strategic direction of the organisation and to  deliver against Bristol SU’s charitable objects.

Closing date:  Sunday 29th September

Part business, part charity, part membership body – Bristol SU is a seriously fun place to work.  Our professional staff do something extraordinary every day: we support student leaders to give people a voice in their education, help people get the most out of their student experience and help people make the change they want in the world. We have over 25,000 members, 350 clubs and societies, a huge range of professional services, and a bold strategy to inspire pride in the Union.

Who are you?

  • You will have experience of leading Marketing and Communications functions to engage diverse audiences.
  • You’ll have significant experience of leading strategic improvement, cultural change and large projects to successful outcomes.
  • You’ll have a successful track record of achieving results in a leadership role including leading managers and diverse teams.
  • You will be a strong leader with well-developed leadership skills and emotional intelligence

We’re committed to equality of opportunity for all. We welcome applications from individuals regardless of their race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, age, gender, or disability status. We want to support diverse and inclusive work environments and are actively looking for people who share our values.

Be yourself, be proud of the work you do and build a career in a place that knows different is good.

Please visit our website to apply and find out more.

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