Queen’s University Belfast

Ref: 19/107941

Study Abroad Recruitment Officer           

AHSS Faculty Office

Queen’s University Belfast is one of the prestigious Russell Group of UK research-intensive universities in the UK and Ireland, combining excellence in research and education with a student centred ethos, for our 24,000 students and 4,200 staff, funded through an annual turnover of some £300m.  As a driver of innovation and talent, based on excellence and global strategic partnerships, we offer generous employment terms underpinned by excellent lifestyle benefits including opportunities for family friendly working and support for wellbeing.

Our five core values - Integrity, Connected, Ambition, Respect, Excellence - are shared by our staff and students, representing the expectations we have for ourselves and each other, guiding our day-to-day decisions and the way we behave as individuals in an international organisation.

The study abroad recruitment officer will contribute to the achievement of the Faculty Student Recruitment Hub (FSRH) objectives and Faculty global student recruitment targets through the development and delivery of recruitment initiatives and activity.

We seek a proactive individual with strong knowledge of international mobility who will be responsible for leading on the business development and growth of the Faculty Study Abroad offering. Engaging and establishing relationships with a variety of stakeholders, the study abroad recruitment officer will deliver increased recruitment of international students on short-term study programmes.

This post is available on a full-time basis for two years.

The successful candidate must have:

• Degree plus two years’ relevant experience, OR A Levels / NVQ 3 or equivalent in a relevant subject with five years’ relevant experience

• 2 years’ relevant work experience relevant to the duties of the post to include budget monitoring and event organisation

• Web maintenance experience

Salary scale:                   £28,331 to £32,817 per annum

Closing date:                 Wednesday 4 December 2019

Anticipated interview date: Monday 16 December or Tuesday 17 December

For full job details and criteria please see the Candidate Information link on our website by clicking ‘apply’. You must clearly demonstrate how you meet the criteria when you submit your application. For further information please contact Resourcing Team, Queen’s University Belfast, BT7 1NN. Telephone (028) 9097 3044 or email resourcing@qub.ac.uk

The University is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit. We welcome applications from all sections of society and particularly from people with a disability. 

Fixed term contract posts are available for the stated period in the first instance but, in particular circumstances, may be renewed or made permanent, subject to availability of funding. 

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