Marketing Manager

Southampton, United Kingdom
£32,348 to £39,745 Per annum
22 Sep 2022
End of advertisement period
12 Oct 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Student Recruitment Marketing & Events

Location:  Highfield Campus
Salary:   £32,348 to £39,745 Per annum
Full Time Permanent
Closing Date:  Wednesday 12 October 2022
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  1974522NP

A founding member of the Russell Group, the University of Southampton is among the top 80 global universities and in the UK’s top 15. Our academics and diverse global student community are helping to change the world for the better.

Our new-look Student Recruitment Marketing and Events team is growing and we’re looking for inspiring people to come and join us . We’ve reformed our structure to better fulfil the University Strategy and its growth ambitions. This team will play a major part in delivering on the recruitment strategy, attracting the quality and diversity of students that will benefit from studying at a prestigious university with a clear vision for future impact.

We are seeking remarkable managers to lead on development of faculty marketing plans within the newly formed Faculty Marketing Team. 

As a Faculty Marketing Manager, you will be responsible for working in partnership with a given Faculty, working confidently alongside senior leaders to provide evidence-based strategic marketing advice and develop measurable marketing plans. You will get under the skin of a broad portfolio of subjects, understand their target market, and  develop compelling and competitive propositions for them. To deliver your plans, you will engage with a network of specialist experts in student recruitment, digital and communications teams to meet our ambitious growth plans.

About you:

You’ll bring experience of planning and implementing marketing operations and the ability to do so in a large and complex organisation. Your skills in developing plans based on data and insight will underpin your creativity in designing innovative solutions. Adept at relationship-building, you’ll be able to work proactively with academic stakeholders and across a network of internal and external teams to effectively deliver faculty marketing plans.

Application Procedure:

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Sian Gale (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 2750, or email Please quote reference 1974522NP on all correspondence.

As a university we aim to create an environment where everyone can thrive and are proactive in fostering a culture of inclusion, respect and equality of opportunity. We believe that we can only truly meet our objectives if we are reflective of society, so we are passionate about creating a working environment in which you are free to bring your whole self to work.  

With a generous holiday allowance as well as additional university closure days we are committed to supporting our staff and students and open to a flexible working approach.