Marketing and Content Officer

Job Reference
Date Posted
Monday 12 February 2024
Application Closing Date
Sunday 10 March 2024
Preston Campus
£28,759 to £32,982 per annum
Full Time
Contract Type
Job Category / Type
Professional Services
School / Service
36.25 hours per week
Interview Date
To be confirmed

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The University of Central Lancashire is looking for two Marketing and Content Officers to deliver impactful marketing campaigns and create compelling content that brings to life our brand messaging. Each role will be the first point of contact for one of our Schools, building relationships and engaging academic colleagues in marketing activities for future student recruitment. 

Our University has an amazing story to tell. We are an institution which transforms lives by inspiring people from all walks of life to reach their full potential and achieve things they never thought possible. We’re an engine of the regional economy, engaging with business, championing innovation and producing high-calibre graduates to drive the future prosperity of the North West. We’re a force for positive change, carrying out life-changing research and providing all our students with an exceptional educational experience. Our work enhances the lives and prospects of whole communities across the North West, the UK and globally. 

 This role is key to the delivery of our marketing campaigns and operations, providing marketing support to academic teams. The right person for the role will:

  • Have experience in implementing results-driven marketing campaigns and a passion for generating engaging content.
  • Possess a good level of knowledge of marketing techniques, including social media marketing. 
  • Build excellent working relationships with academic colleagues, communicating campaign results and working in partnership to create content. 
  • Be a creative thinker, able to manage projects and problem-solve.
  • Use multiple and varied tools to track, review and analyse marketing activities.
  • Contribute to a lively, collaborative environment, sharing ideas and working with a variety of marketing specialists.

The successful candidates will have a first degree or equivalent qualification/experiential learning in a related discipline and have experience of working in a marketing role, including brand management, content creation, marketing communications, briefing and production of marketing materials, direct marketing, online marketing and social media channels.

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We are proud to be a diverse, multicultural university. We are committed to building a truly inclusive culture where diversity is championed. Applications are particularly welcomed from individuals who will support the diversification within the University and support its development of a culture that is inclusive and welcoming to all.

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Applicants applying for roles in regulated activity and that are listed as an exception under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 will be required to disclose any spent and unspent convictions and undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check at the appropriate level, UCLan will only ask an applicant to make an application for a DBS check if they are legally entitled to.