BPP UNIVERSITY

Students Recruitment Manager

Location
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Salary
34000
Posted
23 Jul 2021
End of advertisement period
30 Jul 2021
Ref
001011
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Profile Administration - Administrative Roles
Contract Type Permanent

Job Purpose

Working in consultation with the Head of Outreach & Student Recruitment and liaising with other key stakeholders, the Student Recruitment Manager will:

  • Help to plan with the national programme of online and face to face workshops,
  • presentations and events in universities, schools and at BPP centres;
  • Deliver that programme or, where otherwise required, enlist and manage colleagues around the business to do so;
  • Engage with law and non-law students at feeder universities and promote the BPP brand;
  • Manage the performance of BPP’s Campus Ambassadors and Student Ambassadors;
  • Initiate and develop relationships with key contacts at feeder universities;
  • Agree programmes of activity at feeder universities and schools with those key contacts and take all steps to ensure that all events are properly scheduled and supported .

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Head of Outreach & Student Recruitment in delivering a national strategy for engagement with feeder universities to raise awareness of the BPP brand and create a pipeline of students to its programmes.
  • Manage the recruitment, training and performance of Campus Ambassadors and Student Ambassadors.
  • Have responsibility for managing the budget for outreach spend in your region.
  • Plan, deliver and/or oversee a programme of outreach talks and careers workshops at target universities and in-centre events.
  • Plan, manage and contribute to the delivery of in-centre events and recruitment activity.
  • Initiate, develop and maintain excellent relationships with key strategic partners in universities, including but not restricted to campus representatives, faculty, careers staff and presidents of student societies.
  • Maintain accurate records of all activity and contacts in line with BPP's Data Protection Policy.
  • Ensure effective capture of data at events, using this data to analyse, identify and plan for future activity, in line with BPP's Data Protection Policy.
  • Work with relevant Heads of Law and Resource Planners to staff BPP outreach activity where required.
  • Develop relationships with key internal stakeholders.
  • Act as a BPP brand ambassador modelling our values.
  • Organise outreach activities with schools and colleges to develop programmes with law firms

Department Law School - Business Development
Vacancy location UK, Midlands, Birmingham

Candidate Criteria

Essential

  • A relevant degree
  • Events management and administration experience or a background in graduate professional recruitment
  • Experience of fee earning within the legal sector and familiarity with the requirements of that sector when selecting their graduate talent
  • Experience of building and maintaining strong relationships with key stakeholders
  • Experience of delivering training and of managing budgets
  • Experience of performance managing a team
  • Experience of managing projects through to successful completion
  • Supportive, motivating and willing to take on new initiatives
  • A can-do attitude with a flexible approach
  • Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal – at all levels
  • Excellent interpersonal, teamwork, networking and influencing skills.
  • Ability to plan and supervise workloads to ensure that targets are met in the most efficient way possible without sacrificing quality of output.
  • Close attention to detail
  • Able to work well in a team and be collaborative
  • Strong Excel, IT and data analysis skills
  • An understanding of appropriate social media use for promotion of events
  • Self-motivated

Desirable

  • First degree in law or Events Management Experience of working with and/or advising graduates
  • Experience of online events platforms

Employment Details

Contract Hours 37.50
FTE 1.00
Salary 34000