The University of Wolverhampton

Head of Recruitment Marketing

Wolverhampton Campus
Directorate of Recruitment and Partnerships
Contract Type
Advert Status
44,045 - 51,034 pa
Closing Date
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We are seeking an experienced marketing professional to provide leadership to our newly formed recruitment marketing function, in the role of Head of Recruitment Marketing.


This newly created role reports to the Director of UK Recruitment and Partnerships, and is a key leadership role in the partnerships, recruitment and marketing team within our wider Directorate of External Engagement.


This post will be responsible for leadership of marketing to potential students across the university, managing a newly configured recruitment marketing team, and influencing international recruitment marketing. This will include responsibility for overseeing the development of university-wide and, faculty and course-specific marketing campaigns, prospect and applicant communications plans, and contributing to broader recruitment activities. 


The post will provide leadership to our specialists in undergraduate and postgraduate marketing, and a team of faculty marketing officers, each of whom takes primary responsibility for one of our faculties.


You will have significant marketing and/or student recruitment experience, ideally within HE including developing, implementing and evaluating marketing plans and activities. You will also have experience in a leadership role, with outstanding interpersonal and communication skills and experience in performance management setting clear KPIs and objectives.


This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic and creative University in a key time in our growth and development for the future. Student recruitment is an integral part and this post provides an exciting opportunity to fulfil a key leadership role in delivering our recruitment aims. 

The University of Wolverhampton values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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