Associate Director, Brand Communications

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
26 Sep 2019
25 Oct 2019
Experience Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Associate Director, Brand Communications        Nottingham Trent University 
Competitive Salary and Benefits 

Guardian University of the Year 2019; Times and Sunday Times Modern University of the Year 2018; THE 2017 University of the Year; these are just some of the accolades bestowed upon Nottingham Trent University. 

We are proud to be recognised as one of the UK’s most popular universities. We are committed to creating opportunity for our students, regardless of their background. We are proud of our excellent teaching quality and strong graduate outcomes. We are now seeking to appoint a new Associate Director, Brand Communications to play a critical leadership role in how we tell our story to the world. 

The recently formed Communications, Admissions, Marketing and Student Recruitment (CAMS) department has been established to make a strategic contribution to the University and its future. The role holder will lead and implement a range of core projects, including: 

  • The introduction and roll-out of a new brand positioning strategy, making full use of all of our stakeholder connections;
  • The “Universities for Nottingham” campaign - a new collaboration between Nottingham Trent University and the University of Nottingham to work towards the development of a Joint Civic Engagement Plan for the next five years;
  • A new student engagement strategy and the introduction of a new intranet; 
  • An employer branding proposition and the creation of an engaging internal communications approach.

You’ll lead a team of skilled creative storytellers and content creators and have the chance to work with inspiring colleagues in the academy and professional services. You’ll have solid experience of leading digital marketing strategies.  

You will shape the University’s key messages across all the channels and in a complex and fast-moving environment. You will have the backing of the University Executive Team to push the NTU brand and reputation forward, to innovate and try new things and make sure the work of the University is seen, heard and talked about.

We’re re-imagining what a university can be, to play your part, please click the Apply button (ref AQ751) to download the details. 

Closing date: Midday, Friday 25 October 2019.