Marketing Assistant

  • Swindon

Marketing Assistant

Job advert

Marketing Assistant

Up to £24,800

Full Time, Permanent


We are looking for a talented marketing specialist to join our busy and fast growing Marketing Department. If you’re an experienced and enthusiastic individual who wants to thrive and further their skill set in the FE sector, this could be the opportunity for you.


Your prior experience of working in a marketing environment will be an essential aspect of your practice in this key role where you’ll be joining a fantastic team, and helping us promote the College (we feel really proud of),  in order to fully engage with all our community stakeholders, students and local employers.


You’ll have:


•             An extensive knowledge and understand of digital marketing,

•             Previous experience working in a diverse marketing role with multiple customers,

•             Strong communication skills, with the ability to work independently but also as part of a close working team,

•             A creative and flexible approach, willing to get stuck into projects briefs and assignments which may be new to you, and

•             A really keen attention to detail, with the tenacity to stay with a project to completion


Qualifications and Experience required:


  • A relevant Business or Marketing qualification or operational experience demonstrating a high level of underpinning knowledge of relevance to the role.
  • A Level 2 English and Maths (or equivalent),
  • Proven copywriting skill 


Swindon College prides itself in offering opportunities for Learners who may have been overlooked by the mainstream.  We love what we do passionately, and who we do it for.  Our approach puts the Learner first through delivering differentiated teaching, encouraging a growth mind set and supporting our Learners to overcome obstacles to achieve success.


There will be career opportunities with us as we grow, as excitingly, the College has secured a £21 million bid for Government-backed Institute of Technology funding. In partnership with the University of Gloucestershire (and other local anchor partners), we are committed to delivering a step-change in the availability of high quality professional and technical education for our community.


To support you, we offer mentorship, strong professional supervision, and a truly supportive peer network ready to assist you to achieve.



  • Access to the market leading Local Government Pension Scheme
  • 33 days annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Wellbeing support including access to our market leading Employee Benefits Platform, free access to on-site gym facilities, eye care voucher schemes and dental plan 
  • On-site parking and subsidised restaurant, Costa & Starbucks


How to apply:


Click on the 'Apply now' button. If you are unable to apply on line or require further information please email or call 01793 491591.


Closing date: 24th July 2019


An Application Form must be submitted if you wish to be considered for this post. Please note this vacancy may close sooner if sufficient applications have been received so please apply as soon as possible.


Swindon College is committed to embedding a culture which values diversity and ensures equality of opportunity.  We take our safeguarding responsibilities seriously and promote the welfare of children and young people.  We expect all staff, applicants and customers to share this commitment.


This role is likely to involve working with under 18’s and/or vulnerable adults. Any appointment will be made subject to strict vetting and screening checks and our receipt of a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.