Senior International Officer
Student Marketing, Recruitment and Admissions
Salary: £32,236 to £39,609 per annum
Post Type: Full Time
Closing Date: Thursday 03 January 2019
Interview Date: Monday 21 January 2019
A vacancy has arisen in the International Student Recruitment team to make a major contribution to recruiting planned numbers of high quality overseas students at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
This exciting position will focus on student recruitment from China and Mandarin language skills are essential for the role. The post holder will be responsible for leading on student recruitment in China and will manage the overseas regional team, based in Beijing.
You will be responsible for building relationships with internal and external contacts and overseas representatives, interviewing and providing advice to potential students, presenting to large audiences and representing the University at schools, colleges and recruitment exhibitions both in the UK and worldwide. You will be expected to specialise in particular overseas markets, currently China, and be able to adapt your knowledge to other markets, should your market responsibility change in the future.
You will need excellent organisational, communication and presentation skills, with the ability to prioritise your workload and work under pressure. You should also possess good IT skills, including MS Office.
We are looking for a flexible, enthusiastic and responsible person, ideally with relevant experience, with the ability to work both as an effective team member and independently. All candidates are expected to be willing to travel overseas and work outside office hours when required.
If you would like to discuss the role, please contact Dan Rolfe, Deputy Head of International Student Recruitment, at D.Rolfe@surrey.ac.uk.
In addition to salary you will receive a generous annual leave entitlement and excellent personal development opportunities. Benefits package includes attractive pension scheme, childcare assistance and discounted membership to our world-renowned Surrey Sports Park.
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