Student Recruitment and Marketing Officer
Admissions, Recruitment and Outreach
Location: Aston University Main Campus
Salary: £26,243 to £31,302 per annum
Grade: Grade 07
Contract Type: Fixed Term (12 months or until the postholder returns whichever is sooner)
Basis: Full Time
Closing Date: 23.59 hours BST on Sunday 31 March 2019
Interview Date: Friday 12 April 2019
The Admissions, Recruitment and Outreach Department have a vacancy for a Student Recruitment and Marketing Officer to lead the development of relationships between Aston University and schools and colleges. You will be responsible for implementing an agreed strategy to grow applications but also build relationships with key stakeholders including prospective students, head teachers, school staff and parents.
You will also work closely with internal and external stakeholders to design and develop a variety of on campus events as well as being responsible for the project management of our three pre applicant Open Days.
You will be educated to degree level or have an equivalent qualification. Previous experience of working within 13-19 education, further education or higher education and in a student recruitment, outreach or widening participation environment is essential.
You will need to have excellent communication, organisational and time management skills. You will work as part of a small team but also need to work well independently.
Evening work is essential to the role and occasional weekend work.
The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check for this role.
It is anticipated that the maternity cover will commence in April 2019