Regional Manager (Middle East & CIS)

Regent's University London - Marketing, Recruitment & Admissions

International student recruitment is a global industry worth many billions of pounds to the UK economy. The post of Regional Manager (Middle East & CIS) represents a fantastic opportunity to develop a career in this exciting sector at London’s leading independent university within the supportive environment of a successful, experienced and expanding team.

We are seeking to attract applicants with demonstrable student recruitment successes in the Middle East, along with a strong knowledge of the education systems, people and cultures of the region. The role will primarily focus on the development of our agent and independent/international school networks, as well as the line management of the International Officer for CIS.

The post holder will work closely with the Head of Student Recruitment to develop and implement student recruitment plans for their allocated markets, undertaking international travel to represent the University at visits to international/independent schools, our agent network and student recruitment fairs. The post holder will also develop mutually beneficial relationships with our high profile alumni in the region,  drawing them into our student recruitment activity, as well as developing sustainable recruitment streams via collaborative partnership opportunities with institutions in the region.

Regent’s University London’s independent status presents particular challenges and opportunities in the Middle East and the successful candidate will need the analytical skillsto identify and develop opportunities particularly suited to the University’s profile, as well as the organisational skills to pursue them efficiently and effectively.

The provision of a personalised service to our students (and their parents and teachers) is one of the hallmarks of a Regent’s University London education. As the face of ouruniversity in the allocated markets, the post holder will play a vital role in bringing our brand alive from the first point of contact with each student.

About us

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.

We are a small, friendly and supportive University offering great benefits for our staff including:

  • 30 days annual leave plus bank holidays and additional discretionary closure days
  • over the Christmas period
  • Excellent private pension scheme with options of a 7 - 10% employer
  • contribution rate
  • Season ticket loans for travel
  • Free language classes (free places are subject to availability)
  • Health care benefits via Westfield Health

How to apply

Please visit our website 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, Friday 27 April

Selection Date(s): Thursday 10 and Friday 11 May

Regent’s University London are an Equal Opportunities employer.

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