Regional Manager – East Asia

Coventry, West Midlands (GB)
02 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
04 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term, Maternity Cover
Full Time

Regional Manager – East Asia 
Coventry University - International Office
£37,713.00 - £53,698.00 per annum
Full-Time, 1 Year fixed term contract (Maternity Cover)

Are you a confident, passionately results-focused business development professional with experience of working with and recruiting international students?

Are you looking for your next challenge with a sector leading, international organisation?

Join Coventry University.
‘’We are a dynamic, global and transformational University Group.
Creating better futures, we will be world leading in all that we do.’’

Coventry University was recently named as one of the world’s top institutions under 50 years old in the Times Higher Education world rankings ( This follows our success in 2016 when we were awarded four out of five in the QS Stars Awards based on our strong performance in teaching, employability and internationalisation. 

We are currently ranked no. 12 UK University in the Guardian University Guide 2018, the UK’s top new university (The Guardian and the Complete University Guides 2018), 4th for student experience and teaching quality (The Times and the Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017) and have secured a gold TEF award. Coventry University is now one of the leading UK study destinations for international students and the global agenda is at the heart of our mission and strategy:

Coventry University International Office is the University Group’s international student recruitment and admissions service, operating centrally from our Coventry University campus in addition to a further nine offices around the world. We are a sector leading team and through our dynamic, innovative and target driven approach have we have achieved results that has made us one the largest recruiters of international students in the UK. 

To continue driving our success we are looking for a Regional Manager, East Asia to work closely with the Deputy Director, International Development.

As a member of the management team you will make a significant contribution towards the growth and future success of this dynamic and successful International team.  Through a targeted strategy you will work to drive growth in enrolments from China, Hong Kong, Korea, Taiwan and Japan by achieving targets through a diverse number of pipelines. 

You will lead the regional team who are based in the UK and overseas to achieve their own targets and develop them to achieve success in their own markets 

You will have experience of working within international student recruitment and understand the challenges facing the sector and foresee opportunities to tackle these to achieve success, with a commercially focused background and experience of achieving targets and driving growth.

This position involves regular travel to the region for 8-12 weeks a year on average although this may vary depending on business demands

Coventry University offers a package a generous annual leave allowance and pension scheme. A relocation allowance may also be made available.

If the above sounds like you and you’re curious to know more about our dynamic team, don’t hesitate – submit your application.

Closing Date: 4 March 2018