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The Role

Reader in Sales and Marketing

We seek to appoint a Reader in Sales and Marketing who will continue to lead research, scholarship or teaching activities of the School either independently or as part of a team, through professional practice and expertise. In addition, to exploit external links with regional, UK and international bodies such as government agencies, schools, colleges, professional bodies, business and industry as appropriate to the Sales and Marketing discipline and School and/or University strategy.

About Aston Business School

Our vision is to be a global leader in bridging the world of intellectual discovery and the practical needs of enterprises and the professions

Aston Business School has been conducting pioneering research into contemporary business and management issues for more than 60 years, making us one of the most firmly established business schools in the UK. We are renowned for the quality of our teaching, the impact of our research and our supportive environment.

We provide students with an inspirational educational experience coupled with strong business links, offering them rapid career progression in international business.

We have a talented and ambitious faculty with a strong research reputation and a broad academic publication record. Our faculty also work with and support businesses and the community in many ways.

Our mission is to enhance enterprise and enterprises. We develop individuals to perform better within enterprises and the professions, and to create successful new ventures. We support business leaders in enhancing their organisation’s performance and growth. We advise policy-makers on ways to improve society and the economy. Our research creates new knowledge that furthers these aspirations. It is our particular aim to ensure that the opportunities we create are made available to all members of our society.

Triple accredited

We are in the top one per cent of business schools worldwide with triple accreditation from AMBA, AACSB and EQUIS, the leading accreditation bodies for business schools in the UK, USA and Europe.

88% Student Satisfaction *NSS 2017

80% graduate employability *The complete University Guide 2018

5 QS stars for internationalisation *2018

Employee Benefits

A few good reasons why you should choose Aston University

50 days allowance for consultancy

Excellent Remuneration Package Including USS Pension

31 Days annual leave, plus 13 additional days for public holidays and university closed days

Relocation package offered (up to 10% of gross starting salary, subject to eligibility)

Application process

Aston University Business School has engaged the services of SearchHigher to manage this recruitment.

If you wish to apply for this role, please submit your application directly by email to Paula Keville-Spain, Search Higher, Recruitment Executive ( or for an informal conversation and full job description please call on +44 (0)2476 575129.

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Closing date for all applications: Midnight, 27th January 2019