Marketing Assistant

Herefordshire, Ludlow & North Shropshire College (HLNSC) are seeking a dynamic and motivated full-time Marketing Assistant to join our team.  The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting in the planning and execution of our digital marketing activities while ensuring the delivery of high-quality marketing campaigns.

Reporting to the Head of Marketing, and based at our Hereford College on Folly Lane, responsibilities will include writing content copy and editorial releases, pulling data together for publications, assisting with digital marketing campaigns across multiple channels, creating and maintaining digital content including website copy, email newsletters, social media posts and advertising campaigns.  Alongside working with our feeder schools to strengthen recruitment and build relationships.

A minimum 1-2 years’ experience in a marketing role is desirable with working knowledge of In-Design.  You must have excellent communication skills both written and verbal.  Strong attention to detail and be highly organised in your approach to multiple tasks and a proactive approach to problem-solving and ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.

If you are an ambitious and driven individual with a passion for marketing, we would love to hear from you.

HLNSC has 5 Colleges within the Group as well as Apprenticeships.  Collaboration with colleagues based at our other colleges will provide you with a great deal of variety and interest – one day you could be having a meeting to promote renewable technology courses and the next could be visiting one of our land-based colleges and taking photos of our Meerats or discussing promotional merchandise with our external suppliers.

We run numerous events throughout the year and having experience of organising events would be an advantage and due to the requirement to travel to our other campuses and events, this will require you to have a driving licence and use of your own car (travelling expenses reimbursed).

We are a friendly team and we will offer you a comprehensive package of employee benefits including a competitive salary, above average holiday entitlement, eligibility to join a defined benefit pension scheme with excellent financial contributions of 20.9% by the College and pension death in service grant of 3 x salary, generous occuptional sickness, maternity, paternity and shared parental leave pay schemes, high number of free on-site parking bays, access to a range of free CPD events, professional qualifications and recreational courses, flexible working policy, eye care voucher scheme, cycle to work scheme, wellbeing support, use of free on site gymnasium, reduced fees for on-site children’s nursery, access to competitively priced food outlets, access to on-site training restaurant and occasional free hairdressing and beauty treatments.

We offer a friendly, honest and respectful working environment.  We promote the safety and equality and diversity of our workforce and have a supportive approach to the development of our staff both on a personal and professional level.

This position is subject to Safer Recruitment procedures which include criminal convictions checks, barred from working with children checks and any necessary overseas checks.

Unfortunately, we cannot accept CVs but look forward to receiving your application.  If you have any further questions about the post then please contact our Head of Marketing, Debbie Mackay,

We have over 10,000 students and adults study with us each year.  Come and be part of that experience ………………………..

Vacancy Details

Job Location: Hereford Campus
Salary: £23,499 - £25,611
Contract: Full-Time, permanent
Working Hours: 37
Possible Start Date: ASAP
Positions Available: 1
Interview Date: To be confirmed
Listing Expires: 1 October 2023