Staff Profile

Kay Jones

Assistant Director (Business Engagement)



Kay is a member of the Careers Service Senior Management Team with primary responsibility for the strategic direction, leadership and management of the business engagement, marketing, communications and events teams.

Previous Positions

Kay held several positions at Newcastle University prior to taking a career break in 2014; most recently Head of Hospitality & Commercial Services (2010 - 2014), with responsibility for the strategic management of catering and conferencing throughout the institution.

Prior to that she was Director of Marketing and Development in Newcastle University Business School, which she joined in 2006.

Before joining Newcastle University Kay worked in the private sector in commercial sports & hospitality management (Newcastle Racecourse) retail management (John Lewis) and recruitment (Pertemps).