International Operations Administrator

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
GBP 21,414 - GBP 25,482 (Grade 3)
15 Aug 2019
End of advertisement period
01 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Application closing date: 01/09/2019
Salary: Grade 3
Package: Excellent benefit package

Job description

We are currently looking for an International Operations Administrator to provide effective and dedicated administrative and student support. This role will be based in our Craiglockhart campus

You will join the University's International Operations and Student Recruitment Directorate, which supports the delivery of the wider University 2020 and Internationalisation Strategies. The primary focus of the International Operations activity is to grow the University's international profile through increasing the number of international students studying in Edinburgh, online and through our programmes delivered overseas (TNE).

With over 19,000 students and 1,500 staff, Edinburgh Napier University is a leading, modern university with a reputation and impact that stretches far beyond our shores. We are an inclusive University with strong links to industry and are clear that it is our 'applied' focus that sets us apart. Our strategy is set around four key pillars of growing our academic reputation, delivering an excellent personalise students experience, internationalising our work and build innovation, enterprise and citizenship.

The role

As an International Operations Administrator, you will support administratively our Global Online programmes, allowing students to complete an Edinburgh Napier qualification from their home location. You will be expected to liaise closely with academic colleagues and contacts overseas to support the development and delivery of our Global online programmes.

You will support students and academic staff online, dealing with their queries in order to facilitate an excellent student experience.

Who we are looking for

You should be educated to HND level or equivalent and have prior administrative experience, preferably in further or higher education. You will have good organisational skills and excellent written and oral communication skills, whilst being aware of the needs of a diverse group of students. You must also have the ability to work on your own initiative, on multiple activities, and to meet deadlines. A flexible and willing approach to meet the meet the peaks and troughs of workload throughout the year, is also required.

If this opportunity sounds of interest, please click here to read the full role profile/description

Benefits we offer

In return, we offer a great working environment where we support ambition, recognise achievement and offer an attractive benefits package. This includes a minimum of 36 days annual leave (includes bank holidays), a generous pension scheme, professional development opportunities, discounted access to onsite sports facilities and a wide range of other staff discounts.

Salary: GBP 21,414 - GBP 25,482 (Grade 3)

Additional Information

Application closing date: Sunday 1st September 2019

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 17th September 2019

This role does not meet the minimum requirements set by UKVI to enable sponsorship of migrant workers. Therefore, we cannot progress applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK. For further information on this, please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website: https://www.gov.uk/browse/visas-immigration/work-visas

The University is committed to inclusion, demonstrated through our work in respect of our diversity awards and accreditations (Advance HE's Athena SWAN Charter) and hold Disability Confident, Carer Positive and Stonewall Scotland Diversity Champion status. More details can be found here.

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