Head of Communications

£43,414 - £51,805 - Equivalent to University Grade 8
Length of contract: 
Hours of work: 
35 hours per week based on-site in the College
Full time / part time: 
Full time

St Hilda’s College would like to appoint a creative, dynamic and experienced communications and marketing professional to join us as Head of Communications.

The successful candidate will be responsible for enhancing and promoting the image of the College by leading the development, management, and implementation of the College’s internal and external communications activities, including the creation of appropriate content. These activities include, but are not limited to, marketing initiatives; PR and media activities; and website and social media management.

The post will report directly to the College Principal, Professor Dame Sarah Springman, and work closely with the whole College community.

The successful applicant will have significant professional experience in communications and marketing roles with proven experience of delivering multi-channel communications strategies and plans. They will have hands-on experience of delivering marketing campaigns including digital and social media activity and the demonstrable ability to create appealing media content. Furthermore, the ideal candidate will have background within the Higher Education / University Sector.

Please see the Job Description for further information about the post and benefits offered by the College and please note that this role is based on-site, at the College.

To apply for this post please send the following documents:

  • Completed application form (Please note that a personal statement not required, please complete letter of application – see below)
  • Up to date CV
  • A brief letter of application addressed to the Principal explaining your interest in the post and how you meet the selection criteria.

to the HR Manager at recruitment@st-hildas.ox.ac.uk 

The deadline for applications is 12 noon on 30 September 2022.