Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing

The Language Business
London, South East England
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing

Fantastic opportunity to join a leading University with a reputation for providing the highest level of quality education with excellent links to employment thereafter.

Based in the heart of one of the UK’s most successful business regions, the University has highly qualified staff with a wealth of experience in their respective disciplines and strong connections to their industries.




Your main responsibility will be to take a strong lead in developing a new course programme for a MSc in Digital Marketing and deliver teaching excellence to students.


Pro-active participation in teaching, assessment and curriculum development of undergraduate and postgraduate courses within the broad discipline of Business and Management including but not limited to:

  • Developing teaching materials (teaching texts, case studies, pod casts, and student activities) incorporating both blended learning and e-learning technologies approaches to delivery
  • Supervising dissertations/theses
  • Undertaking programme and/or module leadership and assisting in programme management
  • Membership and contribution to assessment and examination boards including liaison with external examiners

Contribute to the scholarship, specialist expertise and knowledge of the Business School in a relevant area of research as agreed with the Head of School.

Pro-actively participate in all activities (including travel) associated with collaborations and partnerships (UK & international) where appropriate.

Act as a Personal Tutor and provide pastoral support and guidance in accordance with the University procedures.

Work with the Head of School to support the development of marketing, recruitment, admissions, retention and progression plans and processes so as to increase levels of achievement and student satisfaction in the areas of teaching and learning.

Contribute and support the teaching and assessment of interdisciplinary and/or specialist modules, including assessment and examination boards for cross-institutional programmes, and liaising with external examiners (where appropriate).

Pro-actively engage with the wider external academic, practitioner and business communities through involvement with professional bodies and business organisations and the development of a personal network of contacts.

Undertake personal research in line with the research vision and strategy of the University. This includes identifying sources of funding, submitting grants and delivering research outputs which support the reputation/financial position of the School and deliver social and economic impact.


  • Qualified at a postgraduate level
  • Previous experience of teaching digital marketing to students at undergraduate and postgraduate level
  • Strong background in digital marketing and/or social media marketing
  • Significant knowledge of developing digital marketing campaigns and social media strategy
  • CIM membership (or equivalent) an advantage
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a confident communicator
  • A commitment and enthusiasm for teaching and learning within higher education and to the University's values, aims and objectives


c. £38,000-£44,000 pa (Lecturer)

c. £45,000-£51,000 pa (Senior Lecturer)

Plus excellent benefits including

  • 30 days annual leave
  • Flexible working opportunities
  • Personal and academic development
  • Interest free season ticket loan
  • Generous occupational pension schemes with employer contributions in excess of individual contributions

To be considered for this excellent opportunity please click the Apply Now button and send your CV to us in complete confidence.

This role is to start asap.

Contact: Lisa Grimes