Placement and Partnerships Manager

Oxford Brookes University - Oxford Brookes Business School

This is an exciting opportunity for you to join Oxford Brookes Business School and help to drive the implementation of our new Employability Strategy. This is a full time permanent position. As Placement and Partnerships Manager you will take a hands-on approach to the management of a professional services team supporting a diverse range of functions including placements, voluntary engagement and relationship development with national, international, SME and local employers.

Responsibilities of the Placement and Partnerships Manager will include:

  • Pro-actively sourcing and promoting graduate internship and recruitment schemes and other relevant opportunities to our students and graduates
  • Managing a programme of on-campus employer events, including Graduate Job Fairs and other networking opportunities
  • Encouraging, developing and supporting student engagement with work experience
  • Developing opportunities for Business School students to source and secure relationships with local community groups, charities and external partners to provide access to good quality extra-curricular activity
  • Managing a growing portfolio of under-graduate and post-graduate Placement opportunities with a range of local, regional, national and international employers.

You will have:

  • Substantial demonstrable administration experience
  • Experience of supervising staff
  • Experience of working to strict deadlines in a high-performing office team
  • Database/spreadsheet skills
  • Excellent communication
  • Interpersonal and organisational skills

The interview date is Friday 9 February 2018

Applicants from outside the EU must demonstrate their eligibiility to work in the UK

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