Marketing Officer – Events

Location: Base College Green with Travel to other sites needed for the role Salary: £21,775.00-£24,517.00 Closing Date: 1st October 2023

Advert College Events Officer

Contract: Permanent, Full-Time 37 hours

Salary: Scale 6 £21,775.00-£24,517.00

Contract: Permanent

Location: Base College Green with Travel to other sites needed for the role

There’s never been a better time to join the fantastic team here at City of Bristol College, with recent investment in our already outstanding teaching facilities the College has a great deal on offer for both staff and students. We have an exciting new opportunity for an enthusiastic and proactive team member.

You will be a confident communicator with the ability to build and maintain excelling working relationships with colleagues, students and stakeholders both internally and externally.

You will be responsible for:

The Events Officer will co-ordinate all promotional events, internal and external, helping to raise awareness of the wide range of courses, support the college to meet student recruitment targets and promote the College in a range of ways.

This will include leading on the major events in the college calendar including and not limited to Open Events, Enrolment and Induction, Graduation and Award Ceremonies. They will require strong organisational skills, problem solving skills and be creative in their approach to ensure that events are effective. This will include but not be limited to a range of open days and applicant engagement events.

The post holder will require to be a committed professional with a background in event planning.

What we offer:

  • A generous holiday entitlement of 26 holiday days (plus bank holidays and 10 closure days)
  • Membership to the Local Government Pension Scheme with employer contributions of 16.1 %
  • Great discounts on hair and beauty treatments offered on site
  • Family-friendly policies including flexible working, compassionate leave, enhanced maternity, paternity and adoption leave, parental leave and job share
  • Excellent facilities including study centres, City Salon, multi-faith prayer rooms, bike storage, City Restaurant (situated at College Green and at SBSA), refectories
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • A variety of online shopping discounts and offers and cash health plan
  • Plus a supportive package to ensure continuous professional development.

About us:


At City of Bristol College, we have one goal: to help our students succeed. We offer the widest range of academic and vocational qualifications in the area, with more than 1,000 courses available from entry to degree level.  We provide education and training to approximately 12,000 students each year. The College is made up of five centres across Bristol and each centre offers excellent, well-equipped, purpose-built facilities. In addition, we have a wide range of community partners allowing us to offer courses in venues across the city. More information about the College can be found on our website. 


We are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community – a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed.  We aspire to have a diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourage suitably qualified applicants from a wide range of backgrounds to apply and join us.


We are also committed to becoming a Trauma informed setting. We recognise that some of our students have experienced adversity and Trauma and that for some, these experiences may be an ongoing part of everyday life. With this awareness a Trauma Informed approach is embedded in how we work in all departments across the college and this is enhanced by regular staff training and support.


City of Bristol College is committed to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults. All new employees to the College are required to complete and obtain an enhanced DBS disclosure. A copy of our Safeguarding Policy can be found on the College website. 


Please see our Job Description, Person Specification, Conditions of Service and Applicant information for more information.  


Closing date: 01.10.2023 Midnight

Interview date: TBC

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