Student Recruitment Coordinator
|Posted: 17 days ago
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Student Recruitment Coordinator
Location: International College Portsmouth (ICP)
Job type: Permanent, Full Time
Navitas is a diversified global education provider that offers an extensive range of educational services for students and professionals including university programs and language training.
About International College Portsmouth
The ICP team prepares international students from all around the world for undergraduate- and postgraduate-level study at the University of Portsmouth. We are a team of really dedicated staff who work hard to ensure that students have the very best chance of success, whether that work is academic or welfare and transition support. We are a very diverse team, from many different backgrounds, but we are united in our care for the student experience and student success, and we aim to maintain a very friendly culture and environment for staff and students alike. While it’s sometimes a fast-paced and busy working environment, it’s hugely rewarding for the team when we see our students succeed and progress to the University of Portsmouth, and indeed graduate a couple of years later.
We are seeking a highly motivated and customer-focused professional to join our team in Portsmouth and support the College’s strategic student recruitment plans.
Working with colleagues and partners in the UK and across the world, our Student Recruitment Coordinator will support the development and implementation of student recruitment strategies that will contribute to the achievement of the College’s targets.
You will have excellent knowledge of our pathway programmes and be able to advice prospective students on all aspects of the application process. Your responsibilities will include supporting development of marketing materials, understanding of admissions processes and requirements and supporting visits to the college and university campus. You may be required to travel to market on an as need basis to support our overseas recruitment teams and attend fairs and ‘in-market’ activities.
You will be a proactive, results-driven individual with a can-do attitude, able to deliver exceptional customer service and build strong relationships with our prospective students, colleagues and overseas representatives.
Requirements of the Student Recruitment Coordinator:
Tertiary Level education or possess related sector qualifications/training
Experience in a customer services focused environment
Experience of working within a sales focused environment
Excellent knowledge and understanding of front-line customer relationship management
Proven ability as a team player
Proven ability to organise own workload and to cope with a variety of task demands
Flexible attitude to work including a willingness to work weekends and evenings in support of student and administrative activities
Awareness of working in a multicultural environment
Strong verbal and written English language communication skills
Ability to speak a foreign language– Arabic, Russian or Hindi
An ability to work in a high pressure, target-driven environment
Effective interpersonal skills with a variety of cultural and ethnic stakeholder groups
Creative and an ability to think outside the box
Computer literacy skills inclusive of demonstrated competence with the Microsoft Office suite – PowerPoint, Excel, Word and Outlook
Possess a “can do” mentality
Experience in an education customer services focused environment
Experience of working in an international student recruitment function
Experience of delivering front-line customer relationship management to a multicultural client base
An effective knowledge of tertiary education and/or university pathway programmes
Experience of providing effective training
Demonstrable experience of meeting targets
Experience of events management
Experience of presenting to prospective customers
Knowledge of Portsmouth – the city and the University
Applicants must be able to demonstrate that they are eligible to work in the UK on an ongoing basis. ICP is a safeguarding employer and the successful applicant will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.
If you feel like you meet the above criteria for the Student Recruitment Coordinator, then please apply now