Marketing Officer, York

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St Peter's SchoolYork

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: 22000
Contract term: Permanent

Responsible to: Marketing Manager

Hours of work: 37.5 hours/week (52 weeks)

Grade/Salary: c £22,000 p.a. depending on qualifications and experience

St Peter’s School, York, is seeking an ambitious, innovative and analytical individual for this position within the External Relations department.  Reporting to the Marketing Manager, the successful candidate will make a significant contribution to the Marketing function, supporting recruitment activity for the School, and particularly for boarding, and working with teaching, leadership and other colleagues to enhance the customer experience.

The Marketing Officer will hold specific responsibility for planning and delivering a termly programme of engaging, inspiring and distinctive content (including videos, gifs, photos, blogs, news stories, flyers and posters) across all channels. S/he will seek and develop creative methods to promote the work of the School, and will be responsible for the results of the projects they manage. 

Working closely with colleagues across the School, the Marketing Officer will maintain and monitor the website and social media profiles, using strong analytical skills to identify opportunities for improvement. S/he will deliver our programme of media and public relations activity, create engaging copy for a wide range of publications, and provide support for events.

Applicants will possess outstanding copywriting ability, strong organisational skills and a drive to continuously improve on performance, by monitoring the marketplace and competitor activity closely, and using appropriate analytics to deliver insight and improvement. 

The successful candidate will work within a small team delivering marketing, communications and development functions for the three schools, Clifton School and Nursery, St Olave’s School and St Peter’s School, that make up St Peter’s. The post will suit a talented, highly creative individual seeking to develop their marketing or content career in a busy and inspiring role. 

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Please note that applications must be submitted as outlined in the full job description. 

For an informal chat about the post, contact Katherine Pomfret, Marketing Manager on 01904 527 363.

Closing date: 9.00am, Friday 24th August 2018

Interview date: Thursday 30th August 2018

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to checks (at the School’s expense) by the Disclosure and Barring Service. 

Registered Charity Number: 1141329

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More about St Peter's School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 13 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Clifton, York, North Yorkshire, YO30 6AB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1904 527300
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