Marketing and Events Officer

Contract Type: Fixed Term

Closing Date: 26 May 2024

Salary: £23,130 - £25,518 per annum

Specific Hours: 37.5 Hours Per Week

Marketing and Events Officer

Marketing and Events Officer

£23,130 - £25,518 per annum

37.5 hours per week

Fixed term contract to cover maternity leave


About Us:

Hartpury University and Hartpury College are among the UK’s leading specialist education providers in agriculture, animal, equine, sport and veterinary nursing. Located in Gloucestershire, Hartpury University and Hartpury College sit side-by-side on a beautiful 360-hectare campus. We provide world-class facilities to more than 4,500 university and college-level students studying undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, A-levels and diplomas, as well as undertaking industry research. The University is rated top 10 in the UK for Teaching Quality (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023) and has 97% graduate employability, whilst the College is rated Ofsted Outstanding in all areas.  A passionate and innovative business culture and exceptional support networks make Hartpury an ideal career choice.

Hartpury is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community – a place where we can all be ourselves. We particularly welcome applicants that we are underrepresented in, including those from ethnically diverse backgrounds, LGBTQI+ communities, and those living with disabilities. As part of our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion we offer a range of inclusive policies, flexible working arrangements and a multi-faith space to support staff from different backgrounds. To find out more about our commitment to Equality, Diversity and Inclusivity, please click here.


About the Role:

  • Supported by our Marketing and Events Manager, you will implement the delivery of our dynamic events calendar.
  • You will co-ordinate and deliver key student recruitment events, including open days and applicant days, as well as celebratory graduation and prize day events.
  • You will be a core part of the team and take part in a wide range of marketing and events activities with the opportunity to build your experience and expertise.


About You:

  • The right candidate will be naturally organised and customer-focused, with excellent interpersonal skills.
  • You will be enthusiastic and motivated, a positive problem-solver.
  • Experience of working with data and strong computer literacy is essential.
  • We are a creative, driven and supportive team. We value new ideas and there will be plenty of opportunities for you to input.
  • This will be ideal for someone who wants to progress their events experience and explore the wider marketing mix.


We offer a fantastic package of staff benefits including:

  • Hybrid working arrangements with blended approach of office and home working
  • 25 days annual leave entitlement plus bank holidays
  • Wellbeing support including our Employee Assistance Programme
  • Generous pension scheme (LGPS)
  • Employee Discounts Scheme
  • Onsite fitness facilities
  • Support for continuous professional development
  • Flexible working opportunities available
  • Enhanced maternity, adoption and paternity leave


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment.  All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks. 


Click the button below to apply online or telephone (01452) 702135 to request documents by post. 


Click here to view the full Job Description and Person Specification


The closing date for receipt of applications is 26th May 2024

Interviews will be held on 13th June 2024


We reserve the right to close this vacancy before the specified closing date should we receive sufficient applications or in order to respond to business needs. In order to avoid missing an opportunity to apply please submit your application as early as possible.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK.

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