Salary: £22,000 to £24,000 per annum pro rata + OTE bonus depending on experience
Status: Permanent, Full Time
Location: Based at our Greenford Campus with flexibility to work across our other sites
Application deadline: 19 December 2017
About the role
We have an exciting opportunity for a Course Advisor to join our growing Student Recruitment team. This role is responsible for the recruitment of suitably qualified UK/EU students into undergraduate and postgraduate programmes of study at GSM London.
In support of GSM London’s overall growth strategy in increasing student numbers and promoting our profile, your day-to-day responsibilities will include managing face-to-face, digital and telephone enquiries for prospective leads; interviewing prospective students to promote and provide advice on our course offerings and follow-up with guidance throughout the application and enrolment process. In addition, you will work closely with the recruitment, marketing and admissions teams in the continuous improvement of service delivery and internal practices.
To be successful, you will need to demonstrate your exceptional experience and skills working in a similar customer advisory environment along with strong cultural diversity awareness. You will possess superior verbal and written communication skills, initiative and be organised in a busy and rapidly changing environment. We’re looking for an enthusiastic and hard-working individual with experience in customer service and sales and outstanding administration skills.
An understanding of major education systems and experience in working within student recruitment or marketing within the education environment will be looked upon favourably.
How to apply
To apply for this position please submit your completed CV and Covering Letter via email to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting Course Advisor in the subject line.
Applicants must include a completed application form addressing the selection criteria under the knowledge, skill and experience requirements section of the Job description. GSM London reserve the right to remove the advert for this role as required.
GSM London are committed to promoting equal opportunities to people regardless of age, gender, religion, belief, race, sexuality or disability. We operate as an employment agency and employment business. Please note you must have the Right to Work in the UK (without Employer sponsorship) to be considered for this role.
About GSM London
This is an exciting time for GSM London. Founded in 1973 and formerly known as the Greenwich School of Management, we are one of the UK’s largest independent for-profit HE providers and one of a few private providers to have passed QAA Education Review. With three sites in London and over 6,000 students, we are committed to widening access to enabling social mobility through our focus on strengths based learning and our student outcomes, including their employability. Working closely with our validating partner, the University of Plymouth, who are supportive of our ambitious growth plans, we are building organisational capability to take us forward as we seek to attain degree awarding powers and university status.