Head of International Recruitment and Collaborations

Location
Derby, Derbyshire (GB)
Posted
03 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
03 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Inspire, Innovate, Impact.

At the University of Derby, people are at the heart of everything we do. As a major, local employer we not only offer one of the region’s most competitive reward packages, but we are also constantly recognising and rewarding individual contribution, as well as helping to develop colleagues both personally and professionally. We take pride in being a really friendly, supportive and innovative workplace and we are genuinely committed to offering colleagues the opportunity to develop a fantastic, long-lasting career here with us.

We encourage applications from a diverse workforce who can help us achieve our desire to be the ambitious student’s natural choice for quality, support and achievement.

About the role

An exciting new opportunity as the Head of International Student Recruitment and Collaborations is now available to join the newly created International Student Recruitment and Collaborations team under the leadership of the PVC External Affairs, Professor Judith Lamie.
A highly specialist role reporting directly to the PVC External Affairs, the Head of International Recruitment and Collaborations will lead the development of a long term international and European student recruitment strategy for the institution. Responsible for international recruitment, partnerships, agent engagement and sponsor relations, this post will consider the different models of overseas representation, agents, sole representation, overseas campuses, commercial partnerships and shape a network of overseas representation to meet the recruitment needs of the institution.

This role requires a dynamic, innovative marketing professional with significant experience in international student recruitment and with excellent communication skills, an ability to understand the challenges and opportunities of the international recruitment environment and be able to travel extensively and work collaboratively with colleagues across the University to help support and deliver an innovative International Strategy.
We encourage applications from a diverse workforce who can help us achieve our desire to be the ambitious student’s natural choice for quality, support and achievement.

For informal enquiries about the role, please contact Professor Judith Lamie, PVC External Affairs on email J.Lamie@derby.ac.uk
Benefits

• Accessible location; Derby is a thriving, multi-cultural city with easy access from any location within the UK
• Competitive rates of pay
• Competitive, family friendly reward packages
• Access to the Teachers’ Pension Scheme
• Discount savings scheme and extensive staff discounts on accredited courses for yourself or family to study here at the University
• Cycle2Work scheme and subsidised travel
• Vast programme of training courses and secondment opportunities
• Local recognition scheme

Application procedure

For more information and to apply on-line, please click the “Apply” button below.

https://jobs.derby.ac.uk/0044-16