Director of Marketing & Communications

Leeds, West Yorkshire (GB)
24 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
07 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Director of Marketing & Communications

Full Time, Permanent
Competitive Salary
Ref: MAC297084A

We are seeking a highly strategic and creative Director of Marketing & Communications who will enable Leeds Beckett to achieve its reputation and recruitment ambitions. Reporting to the Deputy Vice Chancellor and as a member of the Senior Management Team, you will be responsible for our internal and external communications, our creative teams, events, alumni relations and the University School Marketing Managers.

Working closely with the Director of University Recruitment, you will have the vision and professional experience to fully exploit multiple communication and marketing channels. You will understand the value of generating and curating compelling, strategically informed content that drives student applications and enrolments and enhances the reputation and influence of the University.

The ability to lead and develop a highly effective team and work in close collaboration with the academic community is essential.

The right applicant will have the opportunity to shape this new senior level role.

For further details, including job description, person specification and information on how to apply for this post please visit and apply on line. You will be requested to submit a CV and supporting statement (of no more than 3 sides of A4) addressing the criteria on the person specification.

We welcome applications from all individuals and particularly from black and minority ethnic candidates as members of these groups are currently under-represented at this level of post. All appointments will be based on merit.

Closing date: Midnight 7 December 2016.
Interviews are scheduled for: w/c 16 January 2017.

An equal opportunities employer.