Regional Manager (MENA and Central Asia)

Location: Docklands Campus
Salary: Starting at £35,155 per annum inclusive of London Weighting
Post Type: Full Time
Post Type: Permanent
Closing Date: Thursday 30 June 2022
Interview Date: To be confirmed
Reference: PS013S2022-R

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In this role you will work as a lead member of the International Office’s recruitment team. The successful candidate will lead on the development and implementation of the MENA & Central Asia recruitment strategy to ensure the university meets its international recruitment targets and lead regional engagement initiatives. The successful candidate will focus on developing and executing the sales and recruitment strategy for the region.

As part of this role, the successful candidate will primarily focus on the recruitment development of the MENA region with Central Asia being a secondary region. You will develop and maintain good relationships with sponsors, embassy officials, Cultural Attachés, and overseas scholarship bodies, representatives of overseas schools, colleges and universities.

You will be working directly with the Deputy Head of International Recruitment as well as working cross collaboratively with the Deputy Head of International Communications and Operations to implement the regional strategy to support wider international recruitment objectives. As part of the role, you will also be required to manage an International Support Officer to support the implementation of your regional action and conversion strategies.

You will be educated to degree level (or have equivalent experience), with experience of managing high achieving team and have an excellent understanding of international recruitment practices across the Higher Education Sector.

It is an exciting time to work at the University of East London. Under our new 10-year strategy, we are committed to providing students with the skills necessary to thrive in an ever-changing world; increasing the diversity of the talent pipeline, particularly for Industry 4.0 jobs, and positioning our east London location as being at both the heart of a major global gateway and the local community.

A successful external candidate for this position would be employed by UEL Professional Services Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of UEL. Employees of UEL Professional Services Ltd work alongside UEL colleagues in delivery of UEL’s mission. Details regarding employment benefits can be found at the employee benefits section of our recruitment pages.

To obtain further details about this vacancy please visit our website. The closing date for applications is 30th June 2022.

CVs without a completed application form will not be accepted.

At UEL we are committed to working together to build a community which values diversity in both our staff and student populations, is representative and inclusive, enabling all to progress and thrive.

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