COURSE DIRECTOR (PROGRAMME LEADER): MSc Marketing          Immediately Available Role – no closing date set

London OR Birmingham based - QA Higher Education

About our role: As Course Director (Programme Leader) you will be responsible for the academic management and development of the MSc Marketing programme. As our degrees are delivered as franchised programmes, you will be responsible for developing an excellent working relationship with our University partner. Future progression opportunities are likely too, in our expanding multi-campus environment.

Your focus:   We are looking for an individual who can display strong aptitude for academic task management and people management, to lead our team of lecturers teaching on the programme alongside ensuring a high quality focus is maintained with regards to teaching, learning and assessment.  Our MSc Programme students are typically from diverse and international backgrounds so expertise in running a programme with similar students is highly desirable.      

Expectations of candidates:


Master’s degree or equivalent + Bachelors or equivalent – essential

HEA Fellowship – highly desirable

Doctorate (or close to completion) – desirable

Academic Experience

HE Lecturer experience in Business related subjects – essential

Programme management experience in HE – essential  

MSc programme management experience – highly desirable


Experience of working with international students – highly desirable

What we’ll do for you:

Being a learning partner, we get how important your learning and development is and of course we want you to be the best. We’ll give you the very best training to do your job, or to help you climb the ladder or even try something new.

Our perks:

You’ll work hard and do great things for our learners so we’ll make sure your efforts and achievements are well-rewarded with an attractive perks package.

Core Benefits

25 days holiday rising to 28 plus bank holidays of course

4% pension contribution

Life Assurance of 4 x annual salary

Something a little extra

Holiday buying – up to an additional 5 days

Cycle to work scheme

3 QA Training Days on a subject of your choice

2 Charity Days

Season rail ticket loan scheme

Corporate gym rates

A little more about us:

Students preparing for undergraduate study. Working professionals looking to specialise in their field. Career changers. Everyone should be given access to outstanding higher education and our aim at QA is to make that possible.

We work with our partner universities to offer courses ranging from foundation programmes to postgraduate degrees covering subject areas including Accountancy, Business, Computing, Cyber, Digital Marketing, Events Management, Project Management and Web Development and delivered in city centre location. 

Apply now – here’s how!  

Simply hit the apply button. But if you want to know more or have any questions please contact Michaela on 01753 898671.