Student Recruitment / Marketing
£24,285 per annum
Arts University Bournemouth is the leading professional arts university dedicated to turning creativity into careers. Offering courses in art, design, architecture, media and performance, we are passionate about our specialist subjects and dedicated both to education and the creative industries which we serve.
We are seeking an individual to join our award-winning Marketing and Communications department as its new Press Officer. The Press Officer will be responsible for building and consolidating AUB's media relations, generating excellent press coverage utilising editorial and journalistic skills.
This includes writing and distributing press releases and inviting press to exhibitions and events, campus visits and interview opportunities. Media plans will be required to support planned marketing campaigns and proactive media opportunities are to be sought and maximised.
The Press Officer will need to keep abreast of emerging digital and traditional media trends and to build strong relationships with local, national and trade journalists. The Press Officer will play a leading role in creating and drafting content for and editing AUB's alumni publication.
You will have strong written skills, and will also be asked to help with writing and proof reading copy for a range of collateral. The successful candidate will be happy working independently and as part of a team. You will hold a relevant degree and ideally a communications related qualification.
For more information and to apply click the Apply button.
Closing Date: Tuesday 29th May 2018
Interview Date: Tuesday 19th June 2018