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Communications Office: Marketing

External Advertising and Media Buying

Want to place a national press advert, or launch a media campaign? The University has appointed Havas People (formerly Euro RCSG Riley) to recommend suitable channels for external advertising and to negotiate for advertising space on our behalf to get best value.  

Havas People

Havas People (formerly Euro RSCG Riley) are our preferred partner for Media Planning, Buying and Campaign Management services. The agency has lots of experience of working with the Higher Education sector to plan and execute recruitment campaigns to help the University to recruit the very best students.

They are able to provide us with the following services:

  • Media and campaign planning (on and offline media)
  • Media negotiations and media buying (on and offline media)
  • Campaign measurement and analysis
  • Project management.

Who are we?


Angela Young

Account Manager

0161 610 2200

Paul Starkey

Research Director

0161 786 0000

Visit our website to find out more about us

Receiving lots of advertising calls? We can help!

We have set up a dedicated email address which you can give to companies proposing advertising space to you. We will review any proposals on a weekly basis, screening them for their suitability, and will refer any relevant ones back to you. The email address is

Contact us

You can get in touch with the team via email. Please send your messages to
 and a member of the team will be more than happy to help.

Havas People

The team recently won three awards at the CIPD Recruitment Marketing Awards 2012: Best Graduate Initiative, Best Art Direction, and Agency of the Year.