Regional Education Liaison Advisor
Regional Education Liaison Advisor (Leicestershire region)
SBU/Department: Marketing and Communications
Salary: £27,830 to £30,395 pa with potential to progress to £33,199 by annual increments on achieving designated skills and experience.
FTE: 1FTE working 37 hours per week
Duration of Contract: Permanent
The University of Hertfordshire is one of the world’s top new universities with an international reputation.
We are looking for an Education Liaison Advisor to join our busy and dynamic Marketing team. You need to be enthusiastic, confident and full of energy and able to relate to and communicate with pupils in schools, parents, teachers and careers advisors.
Reporting to the UK Student Recruitment Manager, the Education Liaison Advisor will be responsible for independently planning and delivering UK student recruitment activities with a view to attract and encourage applications to the University. The successful candidate will be working with academics and as well as colleagues across Marketing and Communications to develop and implement activities and events that will engage prospective students, parents, school and college staff.
You will also be responsible for data gathering, analysis and report on activities and competitor research with a view to improving and maintaining the University’s position. You will be required to work flexibly, to deliver workshops, presentations and represent the University at Higher Education Fairs and Conventions, open days and other recruitment events to provide information, advice and guidance about higher education and what it is like to study at the University of Hertfordshire. Some of the events will be in the evenings and weekends and occasionally across the UK.
The successful candidate will preferably have prior educational advisory/student recruitment experience and knowledge of the UK education sector. You must have excellent communication and presentation skills, the ability to establish effective relationships with schools, colleges, colleagues and a wide range of stakeholders as well as being a good team player.
The successful candidate will be expected to live in the region and work remotely, travelling to and from events.
Contact details/Informal enquiries: Sarah Bouvier / firstname.lastname@example.org / 01707 286545
Closing date: 17 February 2019
Reference number: 020215
REHABILITATION OF OFFENDERS ACT DISCLOSURE AND BARRING SERVICE
This post is exempt under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 as amended. The University requires that the successful applicant who is offered employment will be subject to a criminal record check from the Disclosure Barring Service before the appointment is confirmed. An Enhanced Disclosure will be required and this will include details of cautions, reprimands or final warnings, as well as convictions. The University of Hertfordshire complies with the 'Code of Practice for Registered Persons and other recipients of Disclosure Information'.
Overseas applicants and UK applicants who have lived abroad
Successful applicants from overseas will be required to produce a criminal records check, or 'Certificate of Good Character', from any country in which they have been resident, consecutively or cumulatively, in the previous 10 years.
The University offers a range of benefits including a pension scheme, professional development, family friendly policies a fee waiver of 50% for all children of staff under the age of 21 at the start of the course, discounted memberships at the Hertfordshire Sports Village and generous annual leave.
Apply online at http://www.herts.ac.uk/contact-us/jobs-and-vacancies