The National Manufacturing Institute Scotland is a team of world-leading academic researchers, industry experts, and business professionals working together to transform manufacturing in Scotland by working with companies of all sizes from across the manufacturing world.

We’re always looking for the best and brightest talent to join us in breaking down barriers to help manufacturers achieve their full potential.

Salary range: £36,024 - £44,263 per annum

FTE: 1 (35 hours per week)

Term: Open-ended

Closing date: Monday, 25 September 2023

The National Manufacturing Institute Scotland (NMIS) Group, operated by the University of Strathclyde, is seeking to appoint a dynamic, creative, superbly organised and experienced Senior Marketing Communications & Events Officer to join its corporate and marketing communications team. The successful applicant must have a keen eye for detail, a thorough understanding of the overall marketing communications mix and the ability to work under pressure to tight timescales with multiple priorities.

The successful candidate will have plentiful experience in managing a wide variety of events preferably within a marketing communications focused team with a strong emphasis on the management of events. You will be able to demonstrate your background in managing and delivering impactful events with an emphasis on ROI as well as illustrating your ability to formulate and deliver integrated marcomms plans both in support of your events and more generally. You will ideally have a marketing / events focused education background, have worked in a similar role and will be able to demonstrate an awareness of the wider corporate and marketing communications function.

Excellent organisational and people skills are a necessity accompanied by a strong initiative and a positive and dynamic attitude.

The role will primarily be based in our newly opened world-class flagship building next to Glasgow Airport. The successful applicant will also be expected to work from our other facilities as well as attend conferences and exhibitions throughout the UK.

Informal enquiries about the post can be directed to Deborah Findlay, Head of NMIS Corporate and Marketing Communications, at

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