Careers at Gateways

Marketing Executive

Developing and maintaining a high profile and attractive impression of the strengths of a Gateways education is seen as fundamental to the ongoing success of the school.

The successful candidate may be a recent graduate or postgraduate in a relevant discipline or they may have had experience from a previous relevant role.

Main purpose of the role

  • To advise the Leadership Team on the most appropriate, up to date marketing strategy for the school both overall and with regard to specific school activities;
  • Through the Headmistress’ PA, to keep the Head fully briefed on all aspects of the school’s marketing activities;
  • To co-ordinate all marketing and advertising needs of the school both at home and overseas, and
  • To perform general office / reception and secretarial duties as required

Main responsibilities of the Marketing Executive role

  • To design and produce all school promotional material and publications in-house wherever possible;
  • To liaise with design and print agencies as necessary when in-house production of school promotional material and publications is not feasible;
  • To coordinate all filming and photography related to the school;
  • To liaise with school staff in order to identify promotional opportunities;
  • To follow up prospective parent leads following prospectus issue or visit;
  • To keep all aspects of our digital presence (the website, Twitter feed, FaceBook page, LinkedIn, Blog etc) up to date, interesting and relevant;
  • To increase traffic to the website using links between social media and the website including paid social media advertising;
  • To liaise effectively with the media, providing copy as and when required;
  • To conduct market research, monitor competitor activities and identify opportunities for increased exposure and delivery of key messages in target areas, and
  • must have a sales mentality

Gateways School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all employees and volunteers to share our commitment. Employment is subject to satisfactory references, an enhanced DBS check and enhanced check for Regulated Activity.  Please forward completed application forms to sarah.parker@gatewaysschool.co.uk.

Deadline for applications: Friday 19th May 2017

Interviews to be held w/c 5 June 2017

Application Form

2017 Marketing Executive

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