Marketing Officer - Graphic Design (Maternity Cover)

Paignton, Devon
£18,217 - £20,199 per annum + excellent benefits
04 Oct 2019
16 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time


Marketing Officer – Graphic Design (Maternity Cover) BS669

Salary: £18,217 - £20,199 per annum + excellent benefits

Contract Type: Full Time, 37 hours per week, Fixed Term for 10 months.

Location: Paignton, Devon

South Devon College is a Further and Higher Education college with top success rates, located in Torbay, which is part of the beautiful English Riviera on the South Devon coast. Our state of the art campus offers local access to world class facilities. We are an ambitious College, ambitious for our learners, our staff and the community we serve. We measure our performance by the success of our learners.

Our fresh vibrant culture provides 12,000 learners each year with a wide provision ranging from Foundation to University Learning, contributing an overall £30 million College expenditure to the local economy.

We are recruiting for a Marketing Officer to join our team to be responsible for creating all external design artwork to support cross college marketing campaigns across a variety of platforms. This will include advertising print, digital and outdoor platforms, as well as supporting with graphics for the website and e-communications.

The Marketing Officer for Graphic Design will work closely with the Marketing and Communications Officers and the Design and Print Digital Content Officer, to help develop our print strategy by supporting with graphic design. This role will also assist with producing design work in line with the College corporate brand guidelines and be responsible for maintaining a consistent and high quality standard of work.

The successful candidate will have a relevant degree or qualification with Maths and English at Level 2 or above or equivalent. Experience of undertaking graphic design working in a business environment and experience of creating literature for wider marketing campaigns. You will also have experience of producing a range of design pieces including digital and printed materials and be able to work as part of a team as well as undertake routine tasks with minimum supervision.

Benefits as follows: 25 days Holiday (pro rata for fractional), up to 5 College closure days, Paid Bank Holidays, Membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme, Life Assurance (if member of pension scheme) On Site Nursery (Mama Bears), Fitness Suite Facilities, Staff Discounts (Inspirations – Hair & Beauty, NUS Student Cards, membership of the Sodexo Employee Discounts Platform), Holiday Purchase Scheme, Access to Automotive Department (Small Car Repairs & Pre MOT Testing at low costs), Discounted Stagecoach Bus Pass, and many others.

Closing Date: Midnight Wednesday 16th October 2019

Interview Date: 21st October 2019

To apply and for a full job description please visit the Jobs page of the South Devon College website. Please do NOT send CVs, we only accept applications via the relevant form on our dedicated recruitment website.

We welcome applications from people who wish to apply on the basis of a job share or flexible working arrangement.

Please note that you will be required to be in possession of an Enhanced DBS Certificate, or be willing to undertake an Enhanced DBS check as a condition of employment at the College.

This College is committed to Safeguarding/Prevent and promoting the welfare of learners, including children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.