Make a difference, every day, to the lives of our students.
We are seeking a creative, skilled and experienced digital designer with excellent interpersonal and communication skills. A strong team player, you will demonstrate the ability to work well with others and form effective working relationships with staff across the institution at all levels.
You will be a self-starter who is able to work well on your initiative. To be successful in this role, you will have experience of successfully coordinating multiple projects, working effectively under pressure, and be experienced in designing assets for a range of digital channels including social media, websites and emails.
About the Role
The Digital Content team, within Recruitment Marketing, is responsible for managing content across digital platforms. This role supports the Digital Content team and the wider Department of Marketing and Student Recruitment to deliver sector-leading digital content across online channels including Edge Hill's website, CRM, social media and paid media. This role requires a creative and innovative approach to create and coordinate a range of high-quality digital assets.
This role provides an excellent opportunity for a motivated individual, with new ideas, creative flair and a proactive approach to work.
You will benefit from 22 days annual leave plus 13 bank holiday and University closure days per annum. We aim to provide our staff with a positive work life balance and have a range of schemes in place to support this. Your continued professional development is as important to us as it is to you and we demonstrate this through our investment in your CPD activity.
You will be automatically enrolled into the Local Government Pension Scheme and have access to our staff benefits platform, which provides you with discounts across the high street to help you save money on your everyday spending such as supermarket shopping, cinema tickets, dining out and more. We also offer discounted membership to our state-of-the-art sport and leisure facilities.
Edge Hill University is "A great success story... an institution that improves and impresses year after year" - Times Higher Education.
You'll be working for a multi award-winning institution that has been named University of the Year in the Educate North Awards (2021) in recognition of our continued commitment to deliver an exceptional student experience and the exceptional progress we have made to deliver investment and innovation over the past 12 months, while placing students at the heart of everything we do.
The University has been ranked Best University Workplace (Times Higher Education 2015), judged Best UK Employer (European Business Awards 2016) and highly commended in Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards 2017 for Workplace of the Year.
The Times Higher 'University of the Year' award celebrated our distinct role in "transforming lives" - reflecting a distinctive philosophy of creating opportunity from excellence.
Based on an award-winning campus in West Lancashire, Edge Hill University offers a stimulating and empowering environment for ambitious and high performing professionals.
Candidates who are shortlisted will be asked to bring a portfolio of work with them to their interview.
At Edge Hill University we value the benefits a rich and diverse workforce brings to our community and therefore welcome applications from all sections of society.