Association of British Orchestras

Marketing Officer (Student Recruitment)

Royal College of Music £31,546 - £34,763 per annum. Appointments will normally be made to the first point of the grade. Closing date 15 May 2023
Founded in 1882, The Royal College of Music (RCM) is a world leading music conservatoire with a prestigious history and contemporary outlook. Our excellence was recognised as we were ranked the global top institution for performing arts in the 2023 QS World University Rankings by Subject.

We are seeking an experienced Marketing Officer with a focus on student recruitment marketing activity to join the RCM’s dynamic, friendly and supportive Marketing and Communications Department. This exciting role will support the RCM’s mission to recruit, train and nurture the most talented student musicians from home, EU and international markets. The post will:

• Create original and creative content to support student recruitment across a range of print and digital platforms– segmenting and adapting messaging for different audiences

• Be an ambassador for recruitment, occasionally representing the RCM at events, delivering talks and presentations and leading campus tours

The successful candidate will be a passionate and creative communicator, with good knowledge and understanding of higher education across home, EU and international markets. You will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, digital know-how, confident presentation skills and experience creating communications for both print and digital platforms. A marketing qualification would be preferable and knowledge and appreciation of classical music would be beneficial.

This post is offered on a permanent, full-time, basis and is available from May 2023.

For full details of this position please read the Applicant Information Pack, available to download from the RCM website.

CVs without an application form will not be accepted. Please ensure that you include the Job Reference Number when submitting your application.

The RCM is committed to being an equal opportunities employer and to promoting a diverse and inclusive environment for all our staff, students and visitors.

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