Student Immigration Compliance Officer

Regent's University London - Student Immigration & Compliance Services

We are seeking two motivated and experienced individuals to support the Student Immigration & Compliance Services team within the wider Academic Services.

The ideal candidate will be educated to degree level or above with previous experience in student immigration compliance, and be an enthusiastic, flexible and reliable team player, will have experience of working with international students within a professional setting and will have an up to date knowledge of current UKVI legislation relating to UK visas and immigration.

The post holder is required to contribute to the reviewing, development and strengthening of established systems, processes and practice in regards to sponsorship duties and responsibilities under Tier 4 of the Points Based System.. To act as the first point of contact offering guidance and support to colleagues across the university in relation to student immigration compliance.

The successful candidate must be able to work on your own initiative and as part of a team, excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to understand and communicate complex legislation and government guidelines. In addition, the role holder must have an understanding and appreciation of the support needs of international students, cultural differences and have the ability to relate well to people from diverse cultural backgrounds and will have a proven record of working in a high pressure environment, preferably in higher education setting.

The ideal candidate must be computer literate with accurate keyboard skills and have knowledge of the Microsoft office systems and databases. Excellent communication, time-management and organisational skills are essential. Experience using SITS Student Records System would be an advantage.

Previous applicants need not to apply

Who we are

Regent’s University London is London’s only independent, not-for-profit university, with a highly cosmopolitan community based in Royal Regent’s Park and Marylebone. Our students study in a supportive, personal environment and go on to become global entrepreneurs and leaders. We are proud to welcome staff and students from more than 140 different countries.

How to apply

Please visit our website by clicking the 'apply' button below to view further details and to apply online. Within your application, please provide a statement stating why you are suitable for the role, making reference to your skills and experience against the Person Specification.

Should you not hear from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, then unfortunately your application has not been successful.

Closing date: Midday, Wednesday 27 September 2017

Selection Dates:  Thursday 5th & Friday 6th October

Regent’s University London are Equal Opportunities employer.

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