Director of Marketing, Admissions and Communications
Reporting to the Headmaster, the Director of Marketing, Admissions & Communications is responsible for providing strategic leadership in each of the three areas named in the job title and line-management of the marketing and admissions teams. As a member of the School’s Senior Leadership Team this important leadership role leads the development and implementation of marketing and communication strategies through nurturing excellent relationships with all key stakeholders. The position requires contribution to the wider, more general responsibilities incumbent on a senior member of staff, such as representing the School and attending key School events.
The ideal candidate will possess commercial acumen and have a track record of success in strategic marketing, communications, content management, customer care and the leadership of cross-functional teams. The ability to be hands-on and also manage day-to-day activities and requirements is also vital. S/he will be highly articulate with outstanding interpersonal skills and a good understanding of, and affinity with, independent education.
This is a full-time position. The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must therefore be willing to undergo child protection screening and safer recruitment checks appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. St Albans School is an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity and the creation of an inclusive environment for all employees. Employment selections are made according to suitability for the post, irrespective of background or protected characteristic.
Applications should be submitted no later than noon on Tuesday 11 January 2022 using the form available at https://www.st-albans.herts.sch.uk/information/vacancies/. A CV and a covering letter can be attached to this form. The School reserves the right to make an appointment before the closing date, so early applications are encouraged.