Head of Brand Management
PR, Marketing, Sales and Communication
Short info about job
Company: University of Essex
Department: Communications and External Relations
Salary: £39,993 to £47,722 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract type: Permanent
Type / Role: Professional or Managerial
Phone: +44-1577 8913177
Fax: +44-1263 5244567
Detail information about job Head of Brand Management. Terms and conditions vacancy
Communications and External Relations
Communications and External Relations brings together the main areas involved in leading the University’s strategic positioning and profile.
Engaging with students, staff and stakeholders we promote the University’s excellence in research and education, and ensure its profile is communicated in a consistent way. We take an innovative and creative approach to our work and are at the forefront of new and best practice in communications, marketing, and stakeholder and customer service.
The Role and Duties
We are looking for a brand specialist who excels in brand messaging, brand development, and is a confident relationship builder. You will have a proven track record of building brands and nurturing institutional buy-in with a broad range of stakeholders.
Within this strategic-level role, you will be expected to take a creative approach to your work, develop/evolve and support the delivery of the University’s brand strategy as the institution grows, and understand what the brand means for all of our stakeholders.
Qualifications and Skills Required
You will be a committed and enthusiastic individual who will relish the chance to work with a challenger brand, and understands the importance of standing out in a crowded and competitive market place and the risks a brand may have to take to set themselves apart from others.
A Degree or equivalent level qualification or experience, as well as a CIM professional qualification (or equivalent) are essential.
You will also have experience of using a variety of marketing and communications channels to support brand profile raising campaigns.
At the University of Essex internationalism is central to who we are and what we do. We are committed to being a cosmopolitan, internationally-oriented university that is welcoming to staff and students from all countries and a university where you can find the world in one place.
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