Head of International Student Recruitment

4 days left

Location
United Kingdom
Posted
Nov 28, 2016
Closes
Dec 14, 2016
Organization Type
University and College
Hours
Full Time
International Office

Following recent review and restructure of the International Office, creation of new roles and an injection of significant additional resources, there are now opportunities to apply for great new positions at the University. 

Head of International Student Recruitment

The Head of International Student Recruitment is responsible for helping shape and implement the University’s international recruitment strategy through development of coherent and realisable market plans. 

Leading the International Recruitment team the Head is responsible for ensuring a growing and balanced student population of students for the University.  The Head of International Student Recruitment must be able to work across undergraduate and graduate student recruitment and needs to be able to work effectively with colleagues in schools, faculties and in professional services. 

The role requires significant travel and, while primarily a management role, the Head will be required to act as key account manager for significant relationships with, for instance, student recruitment agents. 

The Head of International Student Recruitment must be comfortable working across many markets and should have direct experience of key student recruitment areas. 

Interviews and presentation

Candidates invited to interview will be asked to present, for no more than seven minutes, and with no visual aids, on the following topic:

 “The UK has had a number of key markets it has recruited from historically, which have provided the bulk of its student recruitment"

 "As traditional markets have stagnated or shrunk where should the University of Bristol look for its growth in international student numbers.”