International Recruitment Officer, HEO 6

Adelaide, Australia
16 May 2018
End of advertisement period
01 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • 2 regional positions available: Region 1 (South Asia, Middle East & Africa) and Region 2 (South East Asia)
  • Both full-time, twelve (12) month fixed term contracts, based in UniSA International at 101 Currie Street
  • Salary range: $77,454 - $85,467 per annum (plus super)

About the Job

As an International Recruitment Officer, you will design, implement, coordinate and deliver international recruitment activities that achieve measurable strategic growth in international student numbers.  

UniSA International works broadly and collaboratively with our internal, external, local, national and international partners to ensure that the University is clearly positioned as ‘the University of choice’ for high calibre prospective international students, partners, governments and agencies.

Skills and Experience

You will have an appropriate tertiary qualification in marketing or a related field, or demonstrated equivalent experience, combined with knowledge of international student recruitment practices. You will also have proven ability to identify and connect with new opportunities to generate increased market share within the international student recruitment environment and achievements in developing and executing innovative recruitment activities including use of social media.

To be successful in one of these positions, you will have a high level of intercultural understanding, strong presentation skills and the ability to communicate effectively with speakers of English as an additional language are essential. These roles will also be required to provide high level advice, building and maintaining relationships with key stakeholders both internal and external to the University. Experience in representing an organisation at domestic or international events, demonstrated project management skills, and experience in targeted market research will be essential to your success.

A University of Enterprise

The University of South Australia (UniSA) is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions.

In recent years, we have maintained a strong upward trajectory across a number of key indicators and are ranked among the world’s top 50 young institutions. We are committed to international education activities and alumni, graduates who are equipped to meet the demands and expectations of the worldwide workforce, a culturally diverse staff and increasing student mobility.

Benefits on Offer

At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge. Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities.

We offer a competitive remuneration package and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance.

Lodging your Application

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Please refer to the online application form which will indicate which selection criteria you need to address. For further information about the positions or the recruitment process, please contact Pam Mitchell, Talent Management Consultant, Recruitment Central on +618 8302 1700 or via email to using job reference number #1214.

Please nominate which regional position you wish to be considered for in your cover letter. 

Applications close: 9:00 am Friday 1 June 2018

DHS clearance – Pursuant to the Children's Protection Act 1993 (SA), this position has been deemed prescribed. This role will require the successful candidate to hold a current DHS Child-Related Employment Screening assessment.

Important Information:

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In addition to your salary, the University will make employer superannuation contributions. The amount of superannuation you are entitled to will depend on the nature of your employment. You will also be entitled to annual leave loading, and other beneficial employment conditions. See more benefits of working for UniSA

How to apply:

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