Head of Marketing

Macclesfield, Cheshire (GB)
18 Jul 2017
End of advertisement period
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Marketing 

The student movement has always been at the forefront of change. Over the past 94 years, NUS, students’ unions and partners have led and witnessed much change in education and wider society. The Union will continue to do so in the years to come.

NUS is committed to delivering a transformative educational experience that creates a just and sustainable future. We aim to improve students' lives by shaping education, empowering individuals and developing, protecting and championing students’ unions.

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Head of Marketing reporting to the Director of Marketing and Communications. This important role will have oversight and leadership of our marketing strategy and drive a coherent, cross-group approach.

With responsibility for overseeing the successful marketing of all membership and commercial assets within the NUS Group in line with our strategy NUS100 you will drive effective marketing of our membership offer and products to students’ unions including effective prioritisation of marketing messaging.

You will play a lead role in the effective design, delivery and evaluation of the NUS Marketing activity programme. As such you will have expertise in developing and negotiating powerful strategic relationships to position the NUS as leaders in the student market.

We are looking for someone with broad marketing experience; bold and passionate about marketing, who can come in and create a visionary strategy. Rich experience of managing complex commercial marketing campaigns, both B2B and B2C along with experience of operating at a senior management level or advising senior managers as a strategic business partner. 

You must be a diversity champion & commited to social justice. You will be a role model for our values and desired behaviours whilst working to integrate Race Equity & Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) into the culture and everyday activity of the organisation.

Our offer is an exciting career opportunity within a student led, values-driven, membership organisation. NUS is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from people from all sections of the community. We would like to encourage applicants from BAME (Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic) backgrounds as they are currently under represented at Executive level.

How to apply

BAME Recruitment Ltd are a diversity and Inclusion firm who are operating as an employment agency on behalf of NUS.

For more information or a discussion on the role please send your CV and covering letter to and one of our Talent Acquisition consultants will be in contact.

Deadline for applications is 14th August 2017