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Content Producer (Student Recruitment)

External Relations
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Bringing together a wide range of knowledge and expertise, the Marketing department has responsibility for brand, identity, content, communications, design and digital at York. The team provides agile, responsive and professional support to departments across the University in order to maintain and strengthen the University’s reputation across the globe.

Working across five key workstreams: brand, research profile, student recruitment, student experience and staff engagement, the team work in partnership with University colleagues to provide ‘best in class’ marketing solutions and services to achieve institutional and departmental objectives.

This role is based in the Content and Communications team within Marketing.


We’re looking for an experienced content specialist to join our team. You’ll craft compelling, accurate and user-friendly content for a range of platforms across digital and print to help persuade talented students to apply to York. Experienced in content management, you’ll develop and maintain our web pages for prospective students and ensure content is consistent, up-to-date and easy to re-purpose across materials.

Passionate about clear and engaging content, you’ll finesse every word and have a keen eye for detail and imagery. Working alongside subject matter experts across the University, you’ll develop a deep understanding of our audiences to create high-performing content. You’ll use data to review and evaluate the performance of content, and look for opportunities to improve engagement. Your strong organisational skills will help you to juggle competing workloads and manage complex content projects which deliver on institutional and audience goals. 

Based in the Content and Communications team within Marketing, you’ll work closely with colleagues across the department and engage with stakeholders across the University. This permanent full-time role is 37 hours per week, with a starting salary of £25,941. The closing date for applications is 6 October 2019.

Interview date: Friday 25 October

For informal enquiries: Tasha Kidd at (


For further information and to apply on-line, please click on the ‘Apply’ button above.

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