Marketing and Communications Executive

  • Basis:  Full-Time
  • Closing Date:  22 Jan, 2021
  • Job Ref:  KMP-57222

Job Description

A vacancy has arisen at St. Edward’s College for the post of Marketing Communications Executive.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be responsible to develop and project the St Edward’s ‘brand’ using all sections of the media to maximize PR opportunities;
  • Create and communicate the narrative which captures and relates what the college stands for and the values it upholds;
  • Be proactive in taking and creating marketing opportunities to attract local and international students (day and boarders);
  • Take overall charge of the college’s publications including information published on social media and other communication channels;
  • Establish and retain contact with companies, embassies and consular offices to promote the college with their employees;
  • Attend selected international fairs;
  • Create a comprehensive database of alumni and maintain contact with the alumni;
  • Create effective communication channels with parents;
  • Liven and animate the communication between all stakeholders;
  • Create and coordinate events and activities which bring stakeholders together and make the college’s community more attractive for prospective students, both locally as well as internationally;
  • Organise and coordinate school events;
  • Coordinate the design, content and production of college’s publications;
  • Serve as the liaison officer between the college and news media, produce and distribute news releases regarding college events and student achievements;
  • Produce videos, photographs and other digital content for publication.

Requirements:

  • Previous work experience in PR, marketing and / or journalism will be considered as an asset;
  • Willingness to travel to international student recruitment fairs;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Professionally skilled in digital marketing and in the use of modern audio-visual, digital and social media;
  • Excellent command of English and fluent in Maltese;
  • Organisation skills.