Director of Marketing and Communications - Higher Education

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Are you an experienced marketing and communications professional with a passion for the higher education space?

We have partnered with a leading private higher education establishment with one mission- to develop tomorrows leaders. They are seeking an experienced director of marketing and communications join the team, to develop strategies, drive forward exciting campaigns to further cement their value propositions.

Stunning work environment in central London, offering flexible hybrid working (approx. 2 days a week office based).

The role:

Leading the team and working closely with the CMO, you will blend commercial acumen, customer centricity and a strong understanding of marketing and communications to drive forward the organisation.

The role has significant budgets to support the development of the overarching strategy and a high level of autonomy. The role is approx. 85% marketing led with the comms/content element surrounding internal/corporate comms.

About you:

To be successful, you will have a background of successfully leading and managing a cross-functional team with a collaborative approach. You will have the ability to develop and implement marketing and communications strategies, with an emphasis on capturing and creating compelling content which is aligned with the organisation.  

Full job spec available upon application.

Benefits include:

  • 30 days' annual leave plus bank holidays + additional discretionary closure over Christmas
  • Up to 10% pension contribution
  • Lunch allowance
  • Enhanced maternity, paternity and adoption leave
  • Healthcare
  • Simplyhealth plan scheme
  • Free evening language classes

Plus, many more!


If this role sounds of interest and you have the required skills, please send your CV to to discuss further!

Premier Resourcing UK Ltd is a specialist Marketing, PR & Creative Recruitment Consultancy. We recruit across the UK from Graduate to Board level for agency and in-house teams within all sectors. We encourage equality, diversity, and inclusion in our workplace. We strive to make sure the Marketing and PR industry reflects the diverse and vibrant world around us. Our mission is to ensure we recruit diversity from minority groups, regardless of race, gender, ethnic origin, disability, or sexual orientation. We are committed to help enrich these industries with inclusion & diversity.