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Student Recruitment Coordinator (International) (Fixed Term)

Applications are invited for a new position, Student Recruitment Co-ordinator (International) based in the Cambridge Admissions Office.

The post is an exciting opportunity within the Student Recruitment and Information Team, which provides events and resources for prospective applicants and their supporters in order to encourage applications to the University. The recently formed International Student Recruitment Team supports the University's developing international student recruitment strategy by promoting the University to potential applicants outside of the UK, in a variety of ways.

The post holder will support the on-going development and implementation of international student recruitment activity. It will support recruitment activity across a number of regions and take a lead on UK international recruitment as well as a number of UK based initiatives such as a newsletter and an annual Guidance Counsellor conference. It is also anticipated that there will be occasional requirement for this role to cover international recruitment trips, primarily in Europe.

Applicants should be educated to at least degree level and have experience of student recruitment or student services with an education setting, alongside experience of planning and delivering events. In addition, applicants should have an understanding of the issues affecting recruitment and admission of international students, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to produce text copy for a variety of audiences.

Additional information regarding the role can be found within the further particulars. Your application should clearly set out how you meet the criteria listed in the person profile (the knowledge, skills and experience required for the role) along with relevant examples. Candidates will be shortlisted based upon these criteria.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available until 31 December 2019 in the first instance.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

If you wish to make an informal enquiry about the post, please contact Claire Edge, Student Recruitment Manager (International), Cambridge Admissions Office at

Interviews are due to be held on Tuesday 3 July 2018. If you are unavailable on this date please indicate this within your application.

Please quote reference AT15669 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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