If you have a proactive approach to administration, planning, project work and events and want to be a key member of the team in our thriving school? Then this is the position for you.
The External Affairs Department within the School focuses on all external-facing activities which support and engage the Sherborne Girls community. The department comprises Marketing, Development, Admissions and Alumnae Relations. All the members of this team work closely together.
The Marketing Assistant will work with the Director of External Affairs and Head of Marketing and Development in helping to develop and implement a range of initiatives to promote, publicise and record the work of the School to a varied set of external and internal audiences. This is a particularly exciting time as the School approaches and plans for its 125th Anniversary in 2024.
This role will support the administration of marketing activities: organising, collating, contributing and uploading data and news for print, digital and social media communications; arranging video/photography shoots/schedules; administering the School’s image library and brand assets; liaising with external design/print agencies to support the production of marketing collateral; liaising with external photographers/videographers to support regular film and photo shoots; creating PowerPoint presentations and photo loops for exhibitions; administering events; arranging meetings and supporting the other members of the External Affairs team as required.
Sherborne Girls is an independent boarding and day school for girls aged 11-18, located in the market town of Sherborne, Dorset. Established in 1899, this selective institution has around 490 pupils, the majority of whom are full boarders.