Senior Copywriter/Journalist

University College Birmingham
11 Feb 2017
11 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

University College Birmingham is an outstanding provider of further and higher education, with over 8,000 students based within our 3 main city centre campuses.

We currently have a vacancy for a Senior Copywriter/Journalist responsible for producing creative and impactful stories for print, broadcast and online news media (including social media) as part of the wider Marketing team.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience of working in a newspaper/publishing/advertising agency environment in a copywriter or journalist role. In addition to exceptional standards of oral and written communication, you will have the ability to work at speed, producing copy of a high quality under pressure and to tight deadlines. To support this, you will also demonstrate an efficient, organised and flexible approach with a sound team working ethic.

This is a fractional (25 hours per week) post, for which the working hours will be agreed upon appointment. Some flexibility (evenings/weekends) is expected in order to meet the demands of the role/service.

Closing date: Monday 20 February 2017 at noon.

First stage interview date: TBC

Final stage interview date: TBC