Programme Leader, BA (Hons) Marketing

British Higher School of Art and Design - Moscow, Russia

Grade: Senior / Principal Lecturer

This significant post presents an excellent opportunity for an experienced and visionary individual to have a significant input into establishng, leading, and developing a high calibre, internationally facing BA (Hons) Marketing programme, within a vibrant and dynamic Art School in the centre of Moscow.

The British Higher School of Art & Design has been at the forefront of Art & Design education in Russia for the past 14 years and continues to establish an international reputation as a provider of high quality, innovative and creative undergraduate and pre-degree Art & Design programmes in partnership with the University of Hertfordshire.

Building upon the success of our Art & Design undergraduate provision, we are introducing an exciting portfolio of three new Marketing awards starting with the launch of BA (Hons) Marketing and Advertising award in September 2018, BA (Hons) Marketing with Digital Communications award launching in September 2019 and BA (Hons) Marketing award launching in September 2020.

The postholder will have the responsibility of leading the 3 awards during the initial roll-out with appointment of award specific leaders overseen by the postholder once the portfolio of programmes matures.

As with all of our undergraduate Degree provision, the BA (Hons) Marketing programme will be accredited by our partner institution, The University of Hertfordshire with validation scheduled for March 2018. Subject to their availability, the postholder will be invited to contribute towards the validation event.

This is a unique and important appointment which presents the postholder with the opportunity to play a significant, lead role in the overall development of a new area of provision within the school. As such we are looking for applicants with experience of developing, leading and managing, or making a significant contribution to the development, leadership and management of Higher Education programmes operating within a UK framework, either specifically on a BA (Hons) Marketing programme or on other relevant programmes. It would also be advantageous for the applicant to have experience of relevant UK Level 3 programmes.

Applicants will be ambitious and highly motivated, possess excellent communication skills and be team players with the ability to inspire, lead and manage staff and students.

For a full overview of the post along with details as to how to apply please visit our vacancy page at

Salary: 40,000–58,000 GBP depending on grade and experience. Monthly salary will be paid in the Russian Ruble equivalent of the agreed GBP monthly salary rate. Russian Income Tax is currently set at a flat rate of 13%.

Additional benefits: The School provides visa support, medical insurance, flights, relocation assistance including finding accommodation, Russian language classes, and 35 days annual leave.

Place of work: Moscow, Russia. The School is within an Arts district located close to the city centre being just 1 stop from Red Square and within close proximity to several metro lines.

Closing Date: 10:00 am GMT, Wednesday 1st November

Interviews: Interviews will be held in the UK at The University of Hertfordshire on Monday 20th and Tuesday 21st November. Alternative interview arrangements can be made if necessary.

Start Date: Monday 13th August 2018

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