Barking & Dagenham College

Marketing Events Officer

Romford, London (Greater)
£27,201 – £28,743
14 Sep 2016
26 Sep 2016
Marketing Disciplines
Brand, Event, Marketing
Industry Sector
Education / Training
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Executive, Manager
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Marketing Events Officer who is confident, good at networking with all age groups and experienced in event management

The purpose of the job is to help plan and manage a range of communications and marketing projects and campaigns in partnership with the Head of Marketing and Communications and, in line with the College’s strategy and annual plan.

Take a lead role in coordinating and managing the Schools Liaison programme and develop positive relationships with schools to maximise learner recruitment in line with the College’s strategy and annual plan.

Work with the Head of Marketing and Communications to co-ordinate and manage the College’s events programme, including external events at schools (assemblies, career evenings, and information sessions), College Open events and Taster Days, and other external events like recruitment fairs, shows, festivals etc.

Continuously look for opportunities to promote the college, manage and update the events calendar. Keep the school database updated with contact information. Conduct research projects, competitor analysis and collect data to make informed decisions and help build a sound strategy. Generate leads from events and pass them on to the relevant team to convert them.

Help promote the college through social media channels and engage with relevant audiences.

Manage the distribution of the Course Guides / marketing materials to schools and other outlets to maximise recruitment.

Closing date for applications is 26th September 2016
Interview date to be confirmed.