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International Officer (China)

Edinburgh Napier University - International Operations & Student Recruitment

Location: Edinburgh
Salary: £27,116 to £32,344 per annum (Grade 4)
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 9th September 2021
Closes: 27th September 2021
Job Ref: 0000013093

We are seeking to appoint an International Officer based in Edinburgh, who will support with the recruitment of our international students from China. You will join the International Operations & Student Recruitment department, which consists of a team of over 70 professional service staff that support the University’s student’s recruitment and partnership activities and the implementation of the University’s Internationalisation Strategy.

Edinburgh Napier University is the ‘#1 Modern University in Scotland’. An innovative, learner centric university with a modern and fresh outlook, Edinburgh Napier is ambitious, inclusive in its ethos and applied in its approach. The University is committed to delivering a personalised learning experience for students, set against an agenda of inclusivity, employability and sustainability. We have an outstanding academic reputation for delivering the highest quality education and research, alongside a purpose to add value to the social, cultural and economic capital of its communities to empower individuals, transform communities, build careers and shape futures.

The role

You will work closely with an International Partnership Manager as part of a regional team, you will work with applicants to guide them through the admissions process and develop and manage relationships with a range of stakeholders important to the recruitment process.

You will also be responsible for providing support across the regional team, such as enquiry management, admissions, partnership agreements, scholarships, and delegation visits; in addition to supporting the maintenance of the Chinese website and Chinese social media platforms.
This is a great role to be part of customer focused, student orientated team who are committed to bringing the best international students to Edinburgh Napier University.

Who we are looking for

Educated to degree level you will be highly motivated and proactive with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You will have excellent organisational skills as well as the ability to prioritise competing demands and to work to targets. Experience in student recruitment, HE marketing, communications or similar areas essential. You will be required to travel occasionally (roughly two weeks on average a year) and work flexible hours, including occasional evenings and weekends (such as Open Days and other student recruitment events).

It is essential to speak fluent Mandarin, and experience in translation between Mandarin and English (written and speaking).

To view the full role profile please click here.

Benefits we offer

Salary: £27,116 - £32,344 per annum (Grade 4) + Pension (Employer contribution of 20.8%)

Further information about our benefits can be found here.

Further information

  • Closing date: Monday 27th September at 11.59pm
  • Interview day: Week commencing 11th October 2021

Edinburgh Napier University is committed to the creation of an inclusive culture.

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