Department: Recruitment and International Development
Job title: Director of Recruitment and International Development, Full-time
Grade: Senior Staff Salary Band
Salary: Senior Staff Salary Band from £64,353 per annum
The University of Roehampton is looking for a Director of Recruitment and International Development to lead a dynamic team who are responsible for all aspects of student recruitment, at home and overseas.
This includes UK and international partnership development, engagement with schools and colleges, widening participation activities, the management of the University’s overseas offices and agent network, and incoming and outward mobility. They will oversee student conversion activities, at undergraduate and postgraduate level.
The successful candidate will be able to build and develop excellent relationships with a wide range of stakeholders; will generate innovative ideas and initiatives and have exceptional management and organisational abilities.
At Roehampton, we change lives by helping our students to develop the confidence, knowledge and adaptability they need for a successful graduate career and fulfilling life.
We are a supportive, close-knit and inclusive community, with a proud history in higher education stretching back more than 175 years. Our values come from this rich history, built on community, engagement and partnership, with a belief that no matter their background, we can help our students realise their ambitions. Our graduates today have excellent employment prospects, and are part of a thriving global community of Roehampton alumni.
We provide an engaging portfolio of courses across the creative arts, social sciences, law, humanities, literature, education, business, and human and life sciences, including nursing. We also have an excellent research profile. With international reach, our research informs policy, enriches culture and improves people’s lives.
This is an exciting time for the University; we have an award winning £35m state-of-the art library and we are continuing to develop a number of external partnerships across the globe.
We have a strong emphasis on supporting our students to reach their full potential in order to launch themselves onto successful graduate careers and we are embarking on a radical programme of enhancement in learning and teaching across all our academic areas.
The University has a beautiful, vibrant parkland campus, is located in the heart of south-west London and offers excellent facilities for researching, learning, teaching and working. We are proud of our achievements as a Post 1992 University and continue to build upon them.
For an informal discussion about the position, please contact the Director of Strategy and External Relations, Liam Hurley at firstname.lastname@example.org
To find out more information about the role and what we’re looking for, visit the Working at Roehampton section of our website where you will find full details, how to apply, as well as further information about the benefits of working for us. http://www.roehampton.ac.uk/Working-at-Roehampton/
The closing date for completed applications is: 30 September 2019
It is expected that interviews will be held on: w/c 14 October 2019
The University is an equal opportunities and ‘disability confident’ employer.