Digital Administrator

Global Marketing and Business

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Digital Specialist team within the Global Marketing and Business department as a Digital Administrator. Working alongside the Digital Coordinator, the role holder will be supporting the development, management, maintenance, and monitoring of the university's digital marketing channels such as our social media platforms, university website, and mobile apps. You will contribute towards the development of our social media presence helping to establish best practice and measuring impact whilst providing support on a number of diverse digital marketing projects.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about using digital marketing technology and improving user experience. The ideal candidate will be highly organised, and capable of providing administrative support for the team.  Your day-to-day tasks may include content development across social media, web etc. reviewing analytics, generating reports and providing user training. Previous experience in Higher Education is desirable, but if you have professional experience with social media account management and digital marketing platforms we will be happy to have you on board.

For an informal discussion about the posts, please contact Paul Taylor, Digital Coordinator, via email at 

Interviews are expected to take place between 4th Oct - 8th Oct.

To apply for this vacancy please click 'Apply Now’ and submit a Covering Letter and your CV and where relevant any documents specifically request in the Role Description and Person Specification.

If you are successful in your application for this role, you will be employed by Northumbria University Services Limited.  Further details can be found at

Northumbria University takes pride in, and values, the quality and diversity of our staff. We welcome applications from all members of the community. The University holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award in recognition of our commitment to improving employment practices for the advancement of gender equality.

Our team is currently working remotely and in future we anticipate a blended approach incorporating remote working with some campus-based engagements.

Please note this vacancy will close on 24/09/2021

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