International Support Officer

  • £20,130 - £22,417 per annum, pro rata
  • Canterbury, Kent
  • University Of Kent

Do you have previous experience of working/studying in an internationally focused environment? Have you got recent office experience gained in a busy working environment?

If your answer is “yes” to both questions, this part time (17.5 hours per week), fixed term (until 31 October 2020) opportunity to join our successful International Recruitment team could be for you!

You will provide administrative support to the International Recruitment team, primarily focused to the network of overseas representatives, to ensure the smooth running of international student recruitment and marketing activities.

As International Support Officer you will:

actively manage the admissions and support of international students

co-ordinate logistical arrangements for staff travelling overseas

run statistical reports from the various University application and student records databases

support current international students, particularly over the orientation period

To succeed in this role you will have:

GCSE English and Maths grade C/4 or above

cultural awareness

previous experience of maintaining records/databases

ability to cope in a high pressure environment

International Recruitment is responsible for:

the recruitment of overseas i.e. non-EU students, currently around 17% of the full-time student body;

the development and support of the University’s International Recruitment Strategy;

the support for the development of programmes for overseas students;

in collaboration with other professional services, the induction and welfare of overseas students at the University; and the promotion of the University’s image overseas and raising our international esteem profile.

Closing date for applications: 5 January 2020

Interviews are expected to take place: 16 January 2020

Please see the links below to view the full job description and to apply for this post. If you require further information regarding the application process, please contact The Resourcing Team on [email protected] quoting ref number: ACD-053-19-R

  • Advertiser: Direct Employer
  • Reference: ACD-053-19-R