UK Recruitment Officer

Southampton, United Kingdom
£30,942 to £38,017 Per annum
18 May 2021
End of advertisement period
31 May 2021
Contract Type
Fixed Term, Maternity Cover
Full Time

UK Recruitment Office

Location:  Other
Salary:   £30,942 to £38,017 Per annum
Full Time Fixed Term
Closing Date:  Monday 31 May 2021
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  1376321NP

1 x fixed term contract

1 x fixed term contract – maternity cover

Both posts are offered on a full-time basis.

These roles offer an exciting opportunity to support the University of Southampton’s ambitions to recruit the very best students onto its programmes. We are looking for two innovative, creative and highly motivated individuals to lead on, and engage with, activities which ultimately seek to improve the number and quality of applications to the University. These may include designing and delivering engaging and interactive workshops for prospective students and parents, representing the University at education fairs across the UK, as well as designing bespoke CPD events and resources for teachers and advisors. You will be expected to take a proactive approach to effective relationship management with schools and colleges and other feeder networks, as well as with colleagues across our own faculties to support student recruitment.

You will be educated to degree level with comprehensive knowledge of the HE sector, ideally with experience of working in a public-facing role. A confident and engaging presenter, you will also have experience of organising events, be adept at achieving ‘buy-in’ to new initiatives and taking an evidence-based approach to your work. Experience of developing interactive resources such as video and educational material would be desirable.

The closing date for this position is Monday 31 May 2021. Interviews will likely be held week commencing 14 June.

For any questions about the role, please contact Gail Alani, UK Student Recruitment Manager at

Application Procedure

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Hannah Nash (HR Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 4043 or email  Please quote reference 1376321NP on all correspondence.