Student Recruitment Manager

University of Sunderland in London

Full Time (37 hours per week for nominal purposes)                 

Would you like to work in an institution where values of student experience, customer service, academic quality, value for money and continuous improvement are at the forefront of how we make our decisions? Are you ready to place the student at the heart of all that you do? If your answer is ‘yes’, we have a great opportunity for you to join our forward-thinking campus and experience it all for yourself!

We are looking to appoint an experienced Student Recruitment Manager to lead our recruitment strategy forward. In this role, with support of your Student Recruitment team, you will develop, manage and deliver our recruitment and conversion activity plans with a particular focus on UK/EU student recruitment. You will also play a key part in our management structure with a direct impact on the way we deliver and shape our students’ experience to make their time with us life changing.

To be successful in this role you need to be passionate about meeting ambitious targets and enjoy working within a challenging and competitive environment. You must be able to demonstrate how you have developed and implemented successful student recruitment strategies in a Further or Higher education context, and have met recruitment targets. Relationships management with internal and external stakeholders is crucial for this role, therefore you need to be able to collaborate and forge successful professional relationships. As you will manage a team, previous staff management experience is also essential. 

We offer you a unique opportunity to add real value and lead our student recruitment strategy and team, while working with friendly and dedicated colleagues. We also offer you our commitment to training and development, a generous annual leave provision and our location in Canary Wharf with many transport links for easy access. 

For informal queries about the role, you can contact Jelena Miljanic, Head of Recruitment and Admissions, on 020 7531 7333 or via email at

For further details and to apply for this exciting opportunity, please click on the apply button below.

Closing date: 24 September 2017 (Midnight BST)

Interviews will be held week commencing 9 October 2017

Given the nature of this role, a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check will be required.

Please note that this role is not eligible for Tier 2 sponsorship in accordance with the Home Office Points Based Immigration System. Should you therefore require further information, please visit the Home Office website

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