Vice President, Marketing Recruitment and Communications

Richmond American University London

  • Permanent
  • London
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Vice President, Marketing Recruitment and Communications
Specialisms:Education, Marketing
Date posted:23rd February 2023
Closing date:27th March 2023

Up to £100,000

Richmond American University London is a unique institution, global in outlook and in practice, diverse and cosmopolitan in its culture. A leading private and not-for-profit institution, we are dually accredited in both the United States, by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, and registered with the Office for Students in the UK. Our students receive both UK and US degrees, bringing together the best of British and American higher education.

Operating in London since 1972, our mission is to educate and inform future generations by providing them with the knowledge and support to think critically, the freedom to challenge assumptions and the skills to work with others. Our distinctive, multi-disciplinary Liberal Arts degree programmes offer a holistic approach to teaching and learning that focuses on developing academic and personal skills to enable our students to make positive contributions through employment, personal development, and public service after graduation.

Following the move to our new state-of-the-art campus in Chiswick Park, West London, we are developing a new strategy that will see the University grow and further diversify its student body, broaden and diversify is academic offer and expand its international partnerships.

We are now seeking to appoint the Vice President (VP), Marketing Recruitment and Communications, who has responsibility for the co-delivery of the University’s recruitment strategy. The postholder will play a pivotal role in helping the University to achieve its ambitions for growth, along with developing the University’s profile and reputation in support of its strategic priorities. The role is a member of the University Board and chairs the Marketing, Recruitment and Communications Committee.

Our new VP, Marketing Recruitment and Communications will bring a proven track record of success in leading UK and international student recruitment, marketing and communication functions in higher education and experience of managing multifunctional teams. The successful candidate will have digital marketing expertise combined with the experience of traditional higher education marketing and recruitment functions. They will be responsible for the University’s strategic brand and visual identity, ensuring corporate consistency across all activity and channels. The successful candidate will be an experienced negotiator and communicator, able to develop positive relationships with internal and external stakeholders, locally, nationally, and internationally.

An international outlook is essential and experience of both the UK and US higher education systems is desirable.

This role is a wonderful opportunity to join a unique international university as we embark on an exciting period of strategic development and growth.

Closing date: noon on Monday 27th March 2023.

Richmond is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to promoting equality and diversity amongst our international staff and students and to offering a stimulating and supportive working environment.

Richmond American University London

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