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Senior International Officer and Regional Lead

University of Dundee - Global Engagement and Recruitment

Location: Dundee
Salary: £33,309 to £40,927 Grade 7.
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 21st June 2022
Closes: 19th July 2022
Job Ref: PEXR0310

The Directorate of External Relations aims to enhance the reputation of the University through effective engagement with a wide range of stakeholders, external and internal, and thus support income generation. It includes student recruitment and admissions, marketing, corporate communications, internal communications, alumni and development, web services, creative services and events and public engagement.

We are recruiting for an exceptional individual to join us as a Senior International Officer and Regional Lead within our Global Engagement and Recruitment Team, to support the business development and operational management of the University of Dundee’s international recruitment effort with a focus on Sub-Saharan Africa. This is a fixed-term appointment for 12 months.

The post will contribute to the development of University’s international activity and meeting internationalisation objectives and targets by leading a team of student recruitment staff and building a suite of targeted recruitment activities across Sub-Saharan. Responsibility for additional regions may be added as required.

This is an exciting time to join the team as we open our first office in Lagos, Nigeria, in partnership with Oxford International Education Group.

Your priorities will include:

  • Developing a range of innovative mechanisms to meet international recruitment targets and develop networks and partnerships in Sub-Saharan Africa and other regions as required.
  • Planning, managing and implementing recruitment activities in Sub-Saharan Africa, and other regions as required, within a budget to assigned KPI’s and targets utilising marketing and development plans.
  • Representing the University on overseas missions, conferences, at international events and on appropriate professional bodies.
  • Managing a regional team for key projects and tasks, and building close and effective relationships with the Academic Regional Lead for Sub-Saharan Africa, Schools, individual academics and Professional Services colleagues.

Who we’re looking for:

  • Relevant experience in an international student recruitment or marketing role, with evidence of meeting and exceeding objectives and targets.
  • Proven success formulating and implementing marketing and recruitment plans.
  • Experience of working in a range of international markets.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the international education environment in the UK Higher Education sector.

We are one of the UK’s leading universities, internationally recognised for our expertise across a range of disciplines and research breakthroughs in multiple areas, including science, medicine and engineering, amongst many others. Our purpose is to transform lives, locally and globally, which we do as a community of staff (Professional Services and academic Schools), students and alumni. Professional Services directorates are key to delivering the University strategy and driving change across the University.

For further information about this position please contact Caroline Berry at c.x.berry@dundee.ac.uk. To find out more about the Directorate of External Relations, please visit: https://www.dundee.ac.uk/externalrelations/.

The diversity of our staff and students helps to make the University of Dundee a UK university of choice for undergraduate, postgraduate and distance learning. Family friendly policies, staff networks for BME, Disabled and LGBT staff, membership of Athena SWAN, the ECU Race Equality Charter and Stonewall as well a full range of disability services, create an enjoyable and inclusive place to work.

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