Video Assistant


Organisation Unit: Digital Marketing

Department: Marketing and Communications

Location: City Campus

Salary: £23,500 p.a.

This is an exciting opportunity for an NTU graduate to join us as a Video Assistant within our Digital Marketing team. Reporting to the Video Manager, you will help us deliver engaging video content to inspire potential and current NTU students and staff. You’ll be joining a forward-thinking team committed to turning your creative ideas into a reality.

The role is based in the Communications team, who is responsible for creating and delivering marketing and communications plans to achieve NTU’s ambition to become a University of the Future. You will be responsible to plan, film and edit video content for a range of digital channels, supporting both external marketing campaigns and internal communications.

We are looking for a proactive, enthusiastic and passionate individual, with good attention to detail and strong communication skills. Experience of filming, editing, planning and creative problem solving are essential. A high level of organisation is required to ensure media basics such as music licenses, usage rights, communications and content is in place. You must be able to use initiative, have excellent communication skills and a passion for multimedia, and be able to demonstrate interest in digital marketing and an understanding of target audiences.

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 McDonald, Video Manager, via email at or by phone on +44 (0)115 848 8733.

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

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