Regional Manager

University of the West of England, Bristol - Future Students Department

The Future Students Department at UWE are recruiting for a Regional Manager to work as a member of the management team within the International Office, reporting to the Head of International Student Recruitment.

In this exciting and innovative role, the successful applicant will take responsibility for delivery of the university’s international strategy within a prescribed region. 

Your primary purpose in this role will be to develop and manage the sales channels of a specific region, delivering against recruitment targets. 

This will include sourcing opportunities for the delivery of teaching overseas and development of applied research as well as more conventional recruitment to UWE, Bristol.

To be successful in this role you will have;

  • a proven track record of successfully operating in the HE sector in a range of overseas markets
  • a strong sales drive and be motivated by a target based culture.
  • Experiences of developing overseas student recruitment channels (such as agent networks.
  • Commercial focus, delivering results in a cost effective manner
  • Experience of working with and recruiting international students
  • Capable of building working relationships and networks with people from a range of backgrounds and cultures

 Other benefits, in addition to salary:

  • a generous holiday allowance of 27 days
  • up to 12.5 bank holiday/closure days per year in addition;
  • flexible working;
  • excellent defined benefit pension schemes;
  • option to participate in the cycle to work scheme;
  • family friendly policies;
  • onsite nursery at our Frenchay Campus;
  • option to purchase childcare vouchers.

This post is based at our lively Frenchay campus where we have invested in the latest facilities and resources to give our students access to everything they need to succeed – with £300m being spent on new state-of-the-art learning spaces and accommodation between now and 2020 to enhance our offer even further. Frenchay campus is within close proximity to excellent motorway links and within walking distance of two train stations, making UWE Frenchay Campus the ideal place to work for those wishing to commute to Bristol.

UWE Bristol is an ambitious university. Together, our people are working hard to advance knowledge, inspire people and transform futures.  We are looking for people with the skills and ambition to help us achieve those aims.

We are a well-established university, with over 27,000 students, 250,000 alumni and 3,000 staff. Students come to study with us from all over the UK, as well as from 140 different countries around the world, making this a diverse and interesting place to come and study.

This post is fixed term maternity cover for 10 months, or the earlier return of the post holder.

For further information on this post please contact Katie Jenkins, Director of Future Students at Katie3.Jenkins@uwe.ac.uk or 0117 32 83888.

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