Job Description

£18000 - £20000/annum 25 days holiday

University & Student Marketing Executive (6 month contract)

Berry Recruitment has registered an exceptional opportunity that has just arisen to join our client based in the Wallingford area as a University & Student Marketing Executive on a 6 month fixed term contract basis.Role: University & Student Marketing Executive (6 month fixed term contract)
Location: Wallingford
Hours: 09:00 – 17:30
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 per annum
Benefits: 25 days holiday per annumThe role is to promote the Undergraduate of the Year competition to both students and universities. The key function of the role is to deliver a high volume of student entries and competition completions from the target universities – minimum of 6,000 entries for Awards 2018.Key Responsibilities:
• Support Project Manager with the delivery of the minimum student entries target
• Attract students to enter the competition via personal contact with key influencers (departments, Careers Service, student societies and student unions)
• Promote the competition via various ‘on campus’ media and social networking sites across UK campuses
• Attend off site careers events to promote the competition
• Co-ordinate online and paper production of promotional material, and distribute to university and student contacts to increase online applications
• Research of student societies, and other resources to maximise applicants
• Update and maintain contact databases
• Checking award e-mail inbox and replying to enquiriesCandidate Specification:
• Comfortable making high volumes of telephone calls to a database of contacts
• Computer literate: experience of using email, internet and MS Office packages (Outlook, Excel and Word)
• Excellent verbal (phone & face to face) and written communication
• Knowledge of using and administrating social networking sites
• Organised and able to adhere to deadlines
• Ability to communicate with both university staff and students
• Team work skills
• Attention to detail (accuracy & efficiency)
• Self-motivated and displays initiative
• Confident, flexible and adaptableIf you believe you have the passion and enthusiasm to succeed in this role, please contact Kathy at the Oxford Branch. We look forward to hearing from you.If you do not hear back within five working days, unfortunately you have not been successful with your application.Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and abilities to perform the duties of the job