UA92

Creative Content Assistant

University Academy 92 (UA92)

Location: Manchester but may be required to travel

(Given the covid-19 pandemic, our assessment centre and interviews will be conducted remotely. Applicants should have access to a camera and microphone enabled device. UA92 will conduct all interviews and assessment centre activities through Microsoft Teams. We will share further details and guidance with shortlisted candidates).

Transform Higher Education: Join the UA92 Team

At UA92 we see things differently. We believe in the power of you.

Newly opened to students in 2019, we are building a “best in class” team of expert educators and experienced professionals, with the ability to drive this new venture forward at pace, establishing it quickly as a sector leader.

At UA92, you will have the opportunity to make an impact in an organisation where innovation is constant, challenging convention is embraced and the vision is big!

If you’re a highly skilled, forward-thinking team player with an entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for social mobility through life-transforming, career-making higher education, then we’re keen to hear from you!

THE ROLE 

We are seeking to appoint an innovative and highly skilled Creative Content Assistant to create and publish high quality content, including video, written, audio and visual. You will support the External Affairs Department and wider organisation, whilst supporting the development of UA92’s Brand awareness and working to engage a diverse group of stakeholders.

You will join a growing, agile and forward-looking Marketing and Communications team and will work collaboratively across the institution, and with employer partners to embed the principles, philosophy and values of UA92.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Design and deliver creative content for a range of digital campaigns including email marketing, and social media across all platforms.
  • Plan, film and edit engaging video content, including promotional videos, interviews, vox pops, and time-lapses. With knowledge of various format of video exports.
  • Create and develop graphics for print and digital including flyers and posters, email communications, social media, and motion graphics.
  • Produce and update web content.
  • Plan and implement a creative content plan.
  • Conduct research to keep up-to-date with the latest social and digital trends.
  • Work closely with UA92’s design agency.
  • Work with UA92 influencers to produce innovative content.
  • Assist the team on a range of events including Open Days and Higher Education Fairs

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR 

We are looking for a bright and creative individual with digital marketing experience, and the drive and determination to succeed while making a positive difference.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Subject knowledge in either Digital Marketing, Graphic Design, Videography or creative field (ideally a relevant degree, alongside the required GCSE grades).
  • Experience of video and audio production with strong editing skills.
  • Experience of working in a fast paced, customer focused environment.
  • Experience of using Adobe Creative Suite including Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and Premier Pro.
  • Strong understanding of the demands and requirements of different platforms and channels with the ability to produce and schedule content that caters to these variances.
  • Experience of creating design assets.
  • Creative thinker with Excellent team-working skills.

This role represents an exciting opportunity to join and help shape the UA92 brand through various digital and social media campaigns, while playing a key role in supporting our marketing and communications strategy.

Normal working hours are 37.5 per week. However, due to the nature of the post you will be expected to work flexibly. Consideration will be given to applications for part-time or flexible working, subject to business needs.  

Please note we are receiving high volumes of applications for UA92 roles so please submit your application as early as possible, as adverts may be closed early where large numbers of applications are received.

HOW TO APPLY 

For further information about UA92 and all current and future job vacancies, please visit www.ua92.ac.uk

UA92 values diversity and is committed to equal opportunities. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.