Marketing and Communications Specialist

University of Oxford
December 05, 2022
Offerd Salary:£34,308 – £42,155
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Marketing and Communications Specialist

Robert Hooke Building, Parks Rd, Oxford OX1 3PR

The University of Oxford is a stimulating work environment, which enjoys an international reputation as a world-class centre of excellence. Our research plays a key role in tackling many global challenges, from reducing our carbon emissions to developing vaccines during a pandemic.

Research Services is one of the key Professional Services Departments supporting Oxford's research and innovation community. Our values include teamwork, professionalism, continuous improvement, empathy, respect and trust.

The new University Entrepreneurship Hub will support and promote the development of the entrepreneurial ecosystem within and around University.

As Marketing and Communications Specialist, you will be responsible for communicating the University's entrepreneurial offering and achievements, both internally and externally.

What We Offer

As an employer, we genuinely care about our employees' wellbeing, and this is reflected in the range of benefits that we offer including:

• An excellent contributory pension scheme

• 38 days annual leave

• A comprehensive range of childcare services

• Family leave schemes

• Cycle loan scheme

• Discounted bus travel and Season Ticket travel loans

The University also runs an enormous amount of social groups and sports clubs for those looking for more than just a great place to work.

Hybrid working is available with the working pattern to be discussed at interview.

About the Role

You will be responsible for developing the strategic marketing and communications strategy, in collaboration with the Innovation Communications Manager

You will identify and engage with a range of stakeholders and audiences, providing timely and relevant information that is aligned with and leveraging the Entrepreneurship Hub's efforts.

Writing, editing and publishing a range of entrepreneurship communications materials for broad audiences is a key part of the role. including newsletters, blog posts, briefings, and reports.

About You

To be successful in this varied role you will need extensive communications experience in print, digital and social media.

You will have proven experience in producing effective web content, with the ability to communicate complex concepts to a non-specialist audiences.

You will have excellent interpersonal skills, including diplomacy and the ability to inspire the confidence of senior colleagues and key stakeholders.

The ability to work independently in a complex environment, taking initiative when necessary and prioritising effectively to meet deadlines is also required for this role.

Application Process

You will be required to upload a covering letter/supporting statement, CV and the details of two referees as part of your online application.

The closing date for applications is Monday 5 December at 12:00 noon.

Interviews will take place on Monday 12 December and Tuesday 13 December and it is likely that they will be held face to face.

Contact Person : Philip Taylor Vacancy ID : 160844 Contact Phone : Closing Date & Time : 05-Dec-2022 12:00 Pay Scale : STANDARD GRADE 7 Contact Email : Salary (£) : £34,308 – £42,155 per annum

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