Head of Marketing and Communications

Recruiter
networx
Location
South Shields
Salary
55579.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Head of Marketing and Communications

South Shields

£55,579 per annum

37 hours per week

Creating a world-class combined education and training facility, with strength in professional skills and finance and the capability of supporting the learning demands of thousands of individuals and businesses in the years ahead, is a realistic ambition of the proposed new College in South Shields.

Our client is now looking to recruit to a key post as Head of Marketing and Communications to take forward the Merged College from 1st August 2017. This post is critical to the success of the new organisation and will report directly to the Chief Executive.

This role is critical in terms of ensuring the future success of the college. The Head of Marketing and Communications leads on marketing to a range of groups from pre-16 pupils, to school leavers, degree students, mature adults and employers and the marine markets. The post-holder will have overall responsibility for the college’s media and marketing activities and oversee the development and delivery of a fully integrated marketing and communications strategy. The role will also carry overall responsibility for managing all internal and external communications for the college including with local, regional, national and international media.

The successful post holder will have demonstrable experience of successful marketing and PR; marketing and communications strategies, plans and campaigns, as well as strategic planning, campaign planning and project management experience. Proven awareness and understanding of digital trends, emerging technologies and social platforms including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Periscope are also essential.

Closing date: 5th April 2017