Skip to content

Graduate Marketing Assistant

Working within the Postgraduate Marketing team, you will be responsible for supporting the coordination and effective delivery of marketing and communication plans to achieve the University’s objectives for postgraduate taught and postgraduate research recruitment.

Organisation unit: Postgraduate Marketing
Department: Communications, Admissions, Marketing and Student Recruitment
Location: City Campus
Salary: £23,500 p.a.

An exciting graduate opportunity exists for a Marketing Assistant within Communications, Admissions, Marketing and Student Recruitment. Working within the Postgraduate Marketing team, you will be responsible for supporting the coordination and effective delivery of marketing and communication plans to achieve the University’s objectives for postgraduate taught and postgraduate research recruitment.

You will contribute to the development and delivery of marketing plans and assist with the delivery of social media and e-marketing initiatives. You will develop print collateral, manage web content and assist with the development and implementation of customer relationship management (CRM) and advertising campaigns. You will also support the planning and delivery of recruitment events to a high professional standard.

We are looking for enthusiastic, proactive individuals with excellent attention to detail. The successful applicant will have great communication and presentation skills and be passionate about the role of the higher education sector. Candidates must be able to demonstrate good knowledge of the internet and social media and overall excellent IT skills. The ideal candidate is able to interact with a wide range of people in order to build relationships with students and other key stakeholders, and work effectively both independently and as part of a team.

Please note that you should be willing to work flexibly and that some weekend working will be required.

This role is part of NTU’s Graduate Development Programme, offering you an extensive range of development opportunities. The programme is personalised and tailored to your skill set, to help you:

  • improve your workplace skills
  • advance your leadership skills
  • build your confidence
  • provide you with employment experience.

Don’t forget, you can get support from the NTU Employability Team for all stages of the recruitment process. Visit their website or email employability@ntu.ac.uk for more information.

Please email our team if you have any general queries in relation to the Graduate Development Programme or the requirements.

Please refer to the job description and person specification attached to this page when completing your application to demonstrate how you meet the requirements for the role.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-European Economic Area (EEA) candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the University is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test.

UK Visas and Immigration, part of the Home Office, requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post.

For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

All shortlisted candidates will be invited to an assessment centre.

Job description

Person specification

This is a Graduate Development Programme role available for a fixed term of 13 months. Applicants need to be current NTU students in their final year or have graduated from NTU within the last two years (2018 summer graduation).

If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Claire Brooks, Postgraduate Marketing Officer, via email.

Interview date: 4 May 2020

Still need help?

Graduate Development Programme