University of the Year 2014/2015 – Times Higher Education Awards
We are looking for a proactive, resourceful and enthusiastic digital marketing professional to join our growing team.
You’ll have experience of working on online campaigns, including PPC and social media, backed up with excellent copywriting skills, a good knowledge of HTML, and a keen attention to detail. To be successful in this role, you should have strong IT skills and experience of setting up, tracking, and reporting on, paid social and display campaigns. The right candidate will also possess exceptional communication and team-working skills, allowing them to work in partnership with colleagues from across the University.
With energy, drive and passion for all things digital including social media, you will show creativity and initiative to increase awareness and interest in the University through the generation of engaging and compelling content and targeted campaigns.
About the Role
You will work alongside colleagues in Corporate Communications to support a highly visible market presence, promoting a range of programmes and research activity across all faculties, highlighting the campus, facilities and student experience.
It is a busy and fast-paced role that will see you create content for multiple digital and social platforms, target and track campaigns and analyse results that will inform digital communications planning at the University.
Along with working on independent projects, you will work closely with the Digital Marketing Manager to develop new ideas and campaigns that will support the University’s marketing objectives.
When Edge Hill was awarded University of the Year title for 2014/15, Times Higher Education described it as “a great success story… an institution that improves and impresses year after year”. The award recognised our outstanding achievements in student satisfaction, staff engagement, graduate employment and innovation as well as our strengthening research profile, investment and growth. It also celebrated Edge Hill University’s distinct role in “transforming lives” – reflecting a distinctive philosophy of creating opportunity from excellence.
Based on an award-winning campus in West Lancashire, and voted Best University Workplace 2015, Edge Hill University offers a stimulating and empowering environment for ambitious and high performing professionals.
We are now seeking to appoint exceptional people to be part of our continuing success story.