Student Communications Manager
City Site

Job reference: 009088

Location: City Site

Closing date: 24/09/2021

Salary : Grade H (£34,304 - £38,587 p.a.)

Employment type: Permanent

Department: Professional Services

School/Section : Communications, Admissions, Marketing and Student Recruitment (CAMS)

NTU is a great place to work. We take care of our colleagues with flexible and competitive packages, and opportunities for genuine professional progress. We respect and value all our community, because we know that it takes a strong and diverse workforce to maintain the kind of success we’ve achieved.

Our award-winning research is celebrated around the world, and we’re proud of our strategic partnerships. It’s all down to the ability of our people to shape, create and innovate, in whatever capacity they work with us. Our continued success — underpinned by the number of prestigious national awards we’ve won — has hinged on two commitments: creating excellent global collaborations, and harnessing the talents of all our people.

NTU is a university at the peak of its powers, but we know we can still go even further. Join us in our mission to become ‘the university of the future’ — seize the challenge and adventure of working with an organisation where progress never stops. This is your career, reimagined.

We are looking for an experienced, motivated, and creative communications professional to join our CAMS – Communications, Admissions, Marketing and Student Recruitment team.

Working closely and in collaboration with cross-disciplinary teams you will drive projects at pace, leading on the delivery of timely, high-quality, dynamic, engaging and relevant current student communications, across a variety of multi-media channels.

As a confident communications expert you will liaise closely with internal stakeholders advising on evidence based best practice to help maximise student engagement. You will have a keen eye for continuous improvement whether that’s for the content we produce or the channels that we use.

Crossing over the worlds of social media, web pages and school marketing you will use a multitude of ways to land and embed your messaging with our students.

With demonstrable creative and project management skills, you will be educated to degree level or have a relevant marketing qualification. You will have a strong track record of delivering innovative and creative communication campaigns.  You will be data driven, customer-focused and possess excellent communication and stakeholder management skills.

If you have queries about this role, please contact Christine Glover, Head of Communications at

​​​​​​​Closing Date: Friday 24 September 2021

Interview Date: Thursday 7 or Friday 8 October 2021​​​​​​​

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to submit a digital portfolio of work ahead of the interview.

NTU prides itself on being an inclusive employer. We value and celebrate equality in opportunities, and we welcome applications from people who reflect the diversity of our communities.

This role is open to non-UK/Irish applicants subject to current UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) rules. Please ensure that you have the appropriate right to work in the UK for this role and consult the Home Office website for further information.

We’re proud of how far we’ve come. With a shared vision, we are a community of more than 4,000 colleagues, all committed to our goal of becoming ‘the university of the future’. Do you have the passion to help us to go even further?

Please note that this role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and successful applicants will be asked to declare any unspent criminal convictions. 


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