Student Recruitment Officer

University of Birmingham - External Relations

The Undergraduate Recruitment team is responsible for promoting the University so we recruit the most able students, irrespective of social, economic and ethnic background to agreed targets. They travel across the UK visiting schools, colleges and Higher Education conventions to ensure that prospective students, and their parents and teachers, have a full understanding of what the University of Birmingham has to offer. In addition, the team are responsible for organising events such as open days, applicant visit days, teacher conferences and looking after visitors on campus. The post holder will take an active role in all this activity and lead in many areas.

The post holder will take the lead in the successful organisation and delivery of the University’s undergraduate open days.  Open days are high profile events and a core recruitment activity for the University.  The post holder will be confident in leading and managing large-scale events and capable of working both independently on major projects as well as part of a team.

The post holder will work in partnership with internal University schools and departments, professional services and external organisations and provide advice and guidance in devising recruitment and conversion activities to enhance our recruitment position and deliver on recruitment targets.

The post holder will be required to travel to higher education exhibitions across the UK and potentially the EU to promote the University. This will amount to approximately 50 events off campus per annum.

Please note due to the nature of the role, DBS clearance and a full clean driving licence will be required for this post.

To download the details and submit an electronic application online please click on the Apply Online button below; please quote Job Reference in all enquiries. Alternatively information can be obtained from 0121 415 9000 or visit

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