Marketing Executive


Marketing Executive


£20,500 per annum

Summary of the role

Ascentis is an established Awarding Organisation recognised by Ofqual and also an established Access Validating Agency recognised by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education, creating valuable, cutting edge qualifications for FE Colleges, Training Providers, Schools, Employers and many other organisations both in the UK and overseas.  Ascentis is based in Lancaster, a historic vibrant university city, rich in cultural heritage and within easy reach of the M6.  Further information can be found at our website,

We have the following vacancy:

Marketing Executive

Job Description

 Ascentis is seeking a dynamic and creative individual to join our enthusiastic and committed Marketing Team. You will be responsible for supporting the commercial department by assisting in the development, creating, planning and implementing a comprehensive strategic and tactical marketing strategy for business development. To raise brand awareness to potential and existing customers, measure and report on the effectiveness of all marketing activity and achieve high-quality, effective work for the organisation.

You will also be required to travel as required throughout the UK and in some circumstances to engage with customers, external partners and relevant agencies.

Key Skills required for this role

  1. 3 years + experience in the marketing industry
  2. Experience of website maintenance
  3. Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  4. Ability to think strategically and implement plans
  5. Ability to organise and prioritise especially under pressure
  6. Ability to achieve agreed targets and to work to deadlines
  7. Positive attitude to change, development and quality
  8. Good interpersonal skills and ability to build close knit relationships with external personal and agencies
  9. Possession of good ICT skills and knowledge of Adobe Creative suite
  10. Commitment to a high standard of customer service

We would be particularly interested in candidates that have experience of working in the education sector however this is not essential.

So, if you have a flair for and are interested in joining an innovative, forward looking company we would be pleased to hear from you. 

How to apply

Further information and how to apply

  • To discuss this post further please contact Jessica Hollings-Tennant on 01524 845046 
  • To apply send in a cover letter with an up to date CV to
  • Deadline for receipt of applications: 25th August 2017

Closing Date