UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM NINGBO CHINA

Assistant - Global Engagement Office

Location
Ningbo, China
Posted
28 Jul 2017
End of advertisement period
25 Aug 2017
Ref
994589
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Contract Status: Full-time

Vacancy: 1

Salary & Benefits: RMB83,000 to RMB131,000 per annum before all deductions, depending on qualifications and experience

Working Location: Ningbo

Job Outline

The post holder will work with members in Student Mobility Team in Global Engagement Office to help with the day-to-day operations relating to key stages of the student lifecycle from registration, student records maintenance and reporting, assessment processing and degree conferring etc.

Qualifications

Essential

  • Bachelor Degree;
  • Frequent user of data management function of Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and etc.;
  • Effective communication skills at all levels with strong oral and written skills in both Chinese and English;
  • Strong problem-solving skills;
  • Strong inter-personal skills;
  • Good time management skills;
  • Customer service skills;
  • Experience of working in an international setting and/or education organisation;
  • Experience of using database system to manage data;
  • Understanding the relevant professional, legal and regulatory requirements and code of conduct;
  • Database-savvy sense;
  • Can-do attitude;
  • Team-work oriented;
  • Strong sense of responsibility
  • Quick learner;
  • Proven ability to work effectively and efficiently both when alone and in a team;
  • Ability to define priorities and work flexibly and effectively under pressure to meet demanding and often conflicting deadlines;
  • Attention to detail and accuracy in work and ability to manage own workload;
  • Ability to work at weekend or during holidays occasionally if requested.

Desirable

  • Master degree;
  • Excellent data management and analysis skills;
  • Experience of dealing with confidential information;
  • Experience of customer service.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Deliver student mobility and visa related front line services in rotation and demonstrate or explain the services available to students;
  • Receive and respond to everyday inquiries, judging when to forward on to or involve others, and escalating requests outside their knowledge base to appropriate person;
  • Work flexibly to ensure peak periods are accommodated and the services are able to adapt with changing demands;
  • Reproduce and prepare clearly defined documents typically using standard formats or templates. Ensure that due care and attention is attributed to confidential data and information;
  • Manage student mobility data in Campus Solution;
  • Support the development and administration of short-term programmes, eg. summer schools;
  • Manage international student insurance consulting and claims;
  • Support new international students with the provision of  visa, pre-arrival, induction and ongoing support;
  • Liaise with schools/departments to deal with special cases;
  • Provide a statistical service and other information derived from student data for internal and external purposes;
  • Participate in training and staff development schemes as trainer or trainee as appropriate;
  • Maintain appropriate professional development, expertise and awareness;
  • Undertake other tasks and responsibilities as may reasonably be required.

How to Apply

Please send job application with the following documents before the closing date:

  1. UNNC Application Form (please download from here); http://www.nottingham.edu.cn/en/about/documents/applicationform.doc
  2. Cover Letter;
  3. CV.

Please kindly note that all documents should be completed in English and in Word/ PDF format.

Late or incomplete application will not be considered to be shortlisted.

Please send application and enquiries to job@nottingham.edu.cn