Business Link Officer

Business Link Officer

We are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced and committed person to join our team in this exciting new role of Business Link Officer.

We are ambitious for our students and graduates and recognise their creativity and potential to positively impact the world around them. We support the development of their professional careers and take pride in their success. Our links to industry are at the heart of this mission. Our unique approach to transferrable skills development, NUA Profile, won a Guardian Education Prize in 2019, and underpins our employability programme.

Reporting directly to the Director of Innovation and Engagement, you will develop and deliver new opportunities for work-based learning, both within the curriculum, as part of a new creative industry placement year, and as extra-curricular opportunities. You will be expected to build our business and employer network with the ultimate aim of creating high quality graduate opportunities.

The successful applicant will have knowledge and experience of the creative sector as well as knowledge of current digital technologies for the purposes of marketing, social media and database management.  It is essential that you are highly organised, with excellent project management skills, and have exceptional communication skills, tailored to students, academics and employers.

We celebrate the diversity of our backgrounds, cultures and actions, promoting art and design as a catalyst of social change. As such, we are champions for the creative arts; empowering all of our students to be valued and productive members of society, with ambitions to change the world.

Salary: £28,756 to £33,309 per annum
Closing Date: 07/12/2021 5:00 pm
Interview Date: 12/01/2022


Application forms should be emailed to

If you require any further information regarding our vacancies please contact Human Resources:
+44 (0)1603 610561