Director of Student Recruitment and Marketing

Aberystwyth University

Established in 1872 as the first Welsh University, Aberystwyth University continues to transform and enhance lives. Deeply rooted in our coastal town and community, the University is home to 11,000 students and 2,000 staff from over 90 countries. Our teaching, learning and research spans the arts, sciences and humanities. Passionate about developing skilled graduates, we are renowned for expertise in biological, rural and earth sciences; international politics; computer science; and Welsh and Celtic Studies.

Our commitment to our students was recently recognised in the outcome of the National Student Survey 2017, where we received an overall satisfaction score of 91 per cent and a ranking of 2nd overall in the UK for Assessment and Feedback. Aberystwyth University was also named University of the Year for Teaching Quality in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018.

We are looking to appoint a new Director of Student Recruitment and Marketing. With an emphasis on innovation and growth, this position is an exciting opportunity for a senior professional who will relish being an agent for change, leading a service of critical significance to the University. Responsible for developing the University’s UK and international student recruitment and marketing strategies in support of institutional imperatives, the Director will position the University in an increasingly competitive market in order to achieve growth objectives.

This is a high-profile role with significant management responsibilities, reporting to the Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Student Experience and International. The ideal candidate will build strong relationships, internally and externally with key stakeholders including schools and colleges, international agents, partners and policy makers.

To apply or download further information about the role, please visit quoting reference 3119. The closing date for applications is 9.00am GMT on the 11th December 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