Marketing Research & Intelligence Officer

Birkbeck College, University of London - External Relations

Purpose and Main Duties
Birkbeck, University of London is looking to recruit a Market Research and Intelligence Officer within the Marketing and Recruitment Team. This exciting and wide ranging role helps to drive future marketing and recruitment strategy and activity.

The appointed person must be experienced in analysing and interpreting data to inform decisions and will be required to design, manage and implement a wide range of research projects that support and inform Birkbeck’s marketing and student recruitment activity as well as researching and identifying new markets, inputting into portfolio reviews and providing up-to-date data and analysis on sector trends.

Candidate Requirements
This high profile role requires someone with the ability to build excellent working relationships internally and externally, including with senior staff. The post holder will have excellent project management skills and ideally have experience in carrying out quantitative and qualitative research using both primary and secondary data. It is essential that they have excellent oral and written communication skills and are able to produce accurate and clear reports and present their findings to a wide range of internal audiences.

Further Information

Salary: Grade 6 of the College's London Pay Scale which is £32,042 rising to £36,548 per annum.

This post is full time, 35 hours per week (1.0 FTE) and open-ended. The salary quoted above is on the College's London Pay Scale and includes a consolidated Weighting/Allowance which applies only to staff whose normal contractual place of work is in the Greater London area. The initial salary will be dependent on the skills and experience of the successful applicant. The appointment is subject to a probationary period of 6 months. Birkbeck also provides a generous defined benefit pension scheme, 31 days paid leave, flexible working arrangements and other great benefits.

Completed applications must be received by midnight on the closing date above.

Interviews are expected to be held on Tuesday 22 November 2016.

For further information on this opportunity contact Ms Isabelle Portier, Head of Marketing and Recruitment (Home), email: A link to the PDF document containing the job description and person specification can be found on the college's website, accessed by pressing the apply button below.

Birkbeck is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from all candidates irrespective of their sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, age, religion or belief. Birkbeck is a member of the ‘positive about disability’ two ticks scheme and guarantees to interview all candidates who meet the essential criteria for the post.

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