Senior Recruitment Administrator

Coventry University

The Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, at Coventry University, is seeking to recruit an experienced and committed individual to join the Faculty's recruitment team. The role will involve delivering the Faculty's marketing and recruitment strategy to ensure achievement of student recruitment targets both in the UK and overseas. 

The successful candidate will be responsible for recruiting students at all levels to the Faculty/University, dealing with student enquiries and attending and arranging Open Days and recruitment events while promoting a positive image of the Faculty and all of its activities.  This will require close liaison with Admissions Tutors and internal University departments including the Recruitment and Admissions Office (RAO), International Office (IO), and Marketing and External Affairs (MEA).

You will need to be highly organised and able to manage and prioritise your workload using your own initiative, sometimes under pressure, in a busy customer focused environment. A high level of customer care and standards is required and the successful candidate will need to demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills. Candidates will required to work flexibly to meet the needs of the Faculty.

You should be qualified to degree level or be able to demonstrate extensive relevant experience, with excellent IT and presentation skills. Experience of working in Higher Education would be advantageous.

Coventry University is in the next stage of its ambitious plans to secure future growth and success.  Focusing on Research, the Student Experience, International Growth, Innovation and Enterprise; over the five years to 2021 we will have invested over GBP 250 million in our academic capacity and capability, while further developing our world-class facilities.

Our staff and students are already achieving great things. Times and Sunday Times Modern University of the Year for 2014, 2015 and 2016 ranked the best for Student Experience, we have risen to 12th place in the Guardian University Guide 2018, the highest position ever achieved by a modern university.

The University offers academic and professional development in order to progress your career. Salary is dependent on experience.

For further details or to apply online please visit our website at

Closing Date: 23 August 2017

Share this job
  Share by Email   Print this job   More sharing options
We value your feedback on the quality of our adverts. If you have a comment to make about the overall quality of this advert, or its categorisation then please send us your feedback
Advert information

Type / Role:


Midlands of England