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Lecturer in Digital and Data Driven Marketing

Digital & Data Driven Marketing

Location:  Highfield Campus
Salary:   £42,155 to £53,353 per annum
Full Time Permanent
Closing Date:  Tuesday 21 February 2023
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  1976422TR-R

Southampton Business School

Applications will be considered from 0.6FTE and above

Inspire a new generation of entrepreneurs and leaders in marketing 

This is your chance to develop future-defining expertise at the cutting edge of contemporary business thinking. Working at the heart of a thriving academic community with a worldwide reputation, you will have every opportunity to progress your professional profile and research interests. At the same time, you will be shaping the next generation of leaders and influencing scholarship in your own field of expertise.

Southampton Business School at the University of Southampton is one of the UK’s top business schools. With a truly distinctive multidisciplinary approach, we prepare ambitious future business leaders who want to change business and society for the better. Our world-class and cutting-edge research shapes future business practices and solves problems for businesses, organisations and governments. Over the past year we have strengthened our links with leading businesses and organisations internationally and in the local community. Our experts are from a diverse range of business fields who impart an integrated enterprise strategy that supports both our research impact and students’ experiential learning.  

The Department of Digital and Data Driven Marketing brings together internationally renowned academics who undertake research into, and teach, a wide range of Digital and Data Driven Marketing -related topics. The Department integrates a well-established research centre called the Centre for Marketing Research, where staff are actively engaged in cross-disciplinary research and enterprise activities.

About you

As a lecturer you will play a central role in furthering the research at the Digital and Data Driven Marketing department.  You will bring to the role a strong professional reputation in teaching and research, including the ability to produce world class research through publications in leading academic journals. You may possess some experience of research grant activity. You will act as a leader and ambassador for us across management and enterprise, or other engagement activities.

We are particularly interested in applicants with experience and expertise in marketing analytics, communications, and digital marketing.  Experience of teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels is essential, as is your ability to engage and inspire students and colleagues alike. Whether developing your own teaching approaches, acting as dissertation supervisor to your students or contributing to the effective administration of our department, you will enjoy scope to innovate and make a significant impact on teaching and research.  

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Professor Jaywant Singh, Head of Digital & Data Driven Marketing +44 (0)23 8059 4481 or email: j.singh@soton.ac.uk    

What we can offer you

Through our Centre for Higher Educational Practice, we promote academic professional learning for every member of University staff.  We actively support educators to attain fellowship of the Higher Education Academy to demonstrate commitment to high quality teaching.

Committed to supporting our teaching and research community we are open to a flexible working approach.  With an understanding that there is a need to be on campus for teaching duties we are open to a hybrid approach.  We give full consideration to applicants that wish to work flexibly including part-time and those who have taken a career break. Proud to be a founding signatory of the Athena Swan gender equality charter we hold an institutional Silver award.

As well as additional benefits that will make your life easier, such as a generous holiday allowance and additional university closure days. We will support your long-term future too, with access to the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS), subsidised health and fitness facilities and a range of discounts.  

As a university we aim to create an inclusive environment that attracts, supports and retains the best students and staff from diverse backgrounds and experiences from across the world. We are proactive in fostering a culture of inclusion, respect and equality of opportunity. We believe that we can only truly meet our objectives if we are reflective of society, so we are passionate about creating a working environment in which you are free to bring your whole self to work.

To find out more about Southampton Business School, https://talentedu.com/sbs/ 

We are interested in applications from individuals from 0.6 FTE and above. 

For applicants interested in a Part Time role, please note: this role is unlikely to support a Certificate of Sponsorship with a part time salary amount (a Certificate of Sponsorship is required to obtain a Skilled Worker visa to work in the UK).

You should submit your completed online application form at https://jobs.soton.ac.uk. The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Holly Shergold (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 2750, or email recruitment@soton.ac.uk. Please quote reference 1976422TR-R on all correspondence.

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We believe equality, diversity and inclusion are fundamental to making the University of Southampton a welcoming, vibrant and successful organisation. Having a diverse workforce, inclusive of people of all ages and beliefs, from different racial, educational and social backgrounds opens up a wealth of possibilities, makes us more creative and accelerates our impact on society. We welcome applicants that value the diversity of our community and are willing to play their part in supporting the mission of inclusivity. 

Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated in the job advert.


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