Marketing Assistant (Postgraduate)


Organisation Unit: Postgraduate Marketing

Department: Marketing and Communications

Location: City Campus

Salary: £23,500 p.a.

An exciting graduate opportunity exists for a Postgraduate Marketing Officer within the NTU Marketing and Communications team. 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.

As part of this role you will also be joining NTU’s Graduate Development Programme, designed to provide you with an extensive range of development opportunities and lay the foundations to your future career. The programme is personalised and tailored to your skill set, to help you:

  • improve your workplace skills
  • develop your leadership skills
  • build your confidence
  • gain important 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 for more information.

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. 

All shortlisted candidates will be invited to an assessment centre.

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 at the time of applying.

If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact James Hadfield, Postgraduate Marketing Officer, via email at or by phone on +44 (0)115 848 8884.

Applications are now closed and will reopen during the academic year 2019/20.

Still need help?

Contact our team