Richard Spencer

Marketing & Admissions Assistant

BA (Sheffield)

Spencer

richard.spencer@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 (0)114 222 2646

Regent Court 217

I work closely with the Marketing and External Relations Officer on the development and overseeing of online and print marketing materials and strategies as well as open days and other events. I also process applications for the department in conjunction with the central Admissions team and our academic staff.

My main responsibilities are:

  • Overseeing and writing content for the School's social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, blog).
  • Writing and editing copy for printed marketing materials (prospecti, course flyers, external advertisements, 'Inform' research magazine), and arranging their printing and design.
  • Arranging and creating image and video content for marketing the School.
  • Updating and developing our University web pages.
  • Processing applications to our taught postgraduate courses, including liaising with prospective students as well as our academics and the central admissions team.
  • Assisting with the planning and running of open days and other events at the School.
  • Managing our Postgraduate student ambassadors.
  • Fielding queries from enquirers, applicants, students and staff via email, phone and in person.

Committee membership:

  • Marketing Committee (Secretary)