Marketing Support Officer Job at Navitas

Navitas, or PIBT as it was then, was founded in Australia in 1994 with
the goal of helping more international students succeed at university
via improved student support and an extended academic year.
this time, Navitas has significantly expanded the services it offers
students and clients and is creating opportunities through lifelong
learning for more than 80,000 people in 27 countries per year.

listed on the Australian Securities Exchange in 2004 and is now an
ASX100 Company, employing more than 5,800 staff globally. Navitas
operates across three Divisions.

Navitas is an industry leader
in pre-university and university pathway programs. It offers university
programs from 32 colleges across Australia and in the UK, USA, Canada,
Singapore, Sri Lanka and New Zealand.

Via SAE Navitas is a
leader in creative media education offering audio, film and new media
qualifications via 56 campuses around the world.

Navitas also
provides quality vocational training and higher education programs,
coupled with placement services in areas of key demand as well as
providing English as second language courses for international students
and English language, settlement and work preparation programs for
migrants and refugees.

Job Title: Marketing Support Officer – West Africa ( Corporate Division)
Division: Navitas Group Marketing
Reports to: Operations Manager – Nigeria & West Africa
Location: Ikeja, Lagos (do not apply if you are unable to work 5 days per week from Ikeja)

1.     Overview and Objectives of the Position:
role forms an integral part of the Navitas Group Marketing team and
will be based in the Lagos Regional Office (Nigeria). The position
reports to the Operations Manager – Nigeria & West Africa and will
be expected to act as a supportive member of the Nigeria & West
Africa group marketing team, providing cover (domestically and on
occasion internationally) when required.
The Marketing
Support Officer role will be responsible for sales and marketing support
to the following destination countries:  

  • USA
  • Canada
  • UK
  • Australia
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overall objective of the position is to support the Navitas West Africa
Group Marketing team in their goal of market development, diversity and
2.     Key Relationships:

  1. Operations Manager – Europe & West Africa
  2. Marketing Manager(s) / Officer(s) – Nigeria & West Africa
  3. Business Unit Marketing Staff
  4. Europe West Africa – Source Country Office (SCO) Staff

3.     Key Result Areas:
Administrative Responsibilities (60%) 

  • Assistance with the organisation and management of international events
  • Providing administrative support to staff regarding travel and events
  • Managing distribution of required promotional materials domestically & internationally
  • Processing requests for agency agreements with potential agents
  • Maintaining up-to-date made offer (international students) records utilising CRM systems & reporting
  • Office administration support i.e. contractors, mail, office orders, etc.

Sales Support (10%)

  • Follow up with agents / students regarding admissions related issues e.g. document requests

        Ensure that all student / agent enquiries are effectively
followed up within agreed time parameters, including
coordinating/distributing and/or responding to direct enquiries

  • Preparing and maintaining training / sales PowerPoint presentations

Marketing Support (10%) 

  • Contribute to & support the development & implementation of the West Africa sales and marketing strategy
  • Liaise with key stakeholders on Navitas updates & changes
  • Provide administrative support when required
  • Working with designers, printers and others to develop promotional materials

General (20%) 

  • Provide administrative support when required
  • Working with designers, printers and others to develop promotional materials

4.     Qualifications and Selection Criteria Essential:

  • Possess a Bachelor’s/tertiary degree level qualification and / or marketing experience
  • High Level English skills
  • Demonstrate high level interpersonal communication skills inclusive of writing, communication and presentation skills
  • Demonstrate a proven ability as a team player
  • Demonstrate
    a flexible attitude to work (e.g., in hours and content), including a
    willingness to work weekends and evenings in support of Marketing
    activities both locally and abroad
  • Demonstrate innovative thinking and proactive work habits
  • Demonstrate a commitment to self-development to enhance skills and abilities
  • Have the ability to work to tight deadlines, changing priorities, on their own initiative
  • Be self-motivated and a good organiser
  • Have extensive knowledge and experience in using Windows-based software applications (primarily word and excel)
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  • International study experience
  • Possess knowledge of international Education Services Industry and overseas education syste  

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should Click Here to Apply
1.   Please complete the (pre-application) form by clicking on the link above
2.   Pre-Applications close Sunday 7th August at 5pm GMT
3.   Shortlisted applicants will be contacted by email by 21st August (we will only contact you if shortlisted)
4.   Shortlisted applicants will be required to submit application and cover letter

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