International Officer (Non-EU Europe)

Edinburgh Napier University - International Operations and Student Recruitment

International Officer (Non-EU Europe) - International Operations & Student Recruitment Team

Edinburgh Napier University is a leading, modern university with a reputation and impact that stretches far beyond our shores. Our 19,500 students include more than 130 nationalities, while our transnational education programmes make us the largest UK higher education provider in Hong Kong.

For tomorrow, we have bold ambitions - growing our academic reputation, delivering an exceptional student experience, building innovation and enterprise, and ensuring our work is felt around the world.

Join us and you'll find that we support ambition, recognise achievement and offer an attractive pension and a minimum of 35 days holiday. It really is an exciting place to work in a dynamic and supportive environment, and with a clear strategy and growth agenda.

The International Recruitment Team has core responsibility for the promotion of the University overseas and the delivery of the international recruitment strategy. The team works closely with the Schools to drive recruitment from the identified target markets into key programmes and subject areas across all levels of study at the University. 

The Role

We are seeking to appoint an ambitious International Officer who will be responsible for the recruitment of international students from within the UK and designated markets from within Non-EU Europe and Eurasia as part of the wider Americas and Europe regional team.

Working closely with an International Partnership Manager as part of a regional team, you will represent the University at events in the UK and overseas, and develop and manage relationships with a range of stakeholders important to the recruitment process, including education agents, partner institutions, high schools and government agencies.

You will also be responsible for providing support across the International Recruitment team, including responsibility for international enquiries and the CRM system, development of the agent network and international scholarship and discount processes.

Who We Are Looking For

Educated to degree level you will be ambitious, highly motivated and proactive, with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You will have excellent organisational skill as well as the ability to prioritise competing demands and to work to targets. Experience in student recruitment, HE marketing, communications or similar areas essential. You will be required to travel and work flexible hours, including some evenings and weekends.

To view the full Job Description click here.

Benefits We Offer

Salary: Grade 4 - GBP 25,728 - GBP 30,688 per annum

Further information about our benefits can be found here.

Additional Information

Application Closing Date: Saturday, 17th February 2018 at 11.59pm

Interviews: Friday, 9th March 2018

Edinburgh Napier University is committed to supporting equality in the workplace and encourages diversity. We currently hold a bronze Athena SWAN institutional award. 

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