Mba & Alumni Officer

  • £27,924 to £31,406
  • Canterbury, Kent
  • University Of Kent

MBA & Alumni Officer

Marketing, Recruitment and Engagement

Location: Canterbury

Salary: £27,924 to £31,406

Grade: Grade 6

Post Type: Full Time

Contract Type: Permanent

Release Date: Wednesday 26 January 2022

Closing Date: 23.59 hours GMT on Sunday 20 February 2022 (unless otherwise stated)

Reference: KBS-049-22

Are you experienced in leading and managing projects? Can you engage large audiences and build relationships to create a sense of community? Are you committed to achieving key objectives and working with multiple stakeholders?

If so, we would welcome your application to the role of MBA and Alumni Officer within the Marketing, Recruitment and Engagement team at Kent Business School. In this role you will provide management and support on the MBA programme in the areas of marketing and events, including workshops, guest speakers, consultancy week and international study visits. You will be the first point of contact for alumni engagement within the Division, organising and delivering alumni relations events across all programmes.

As part of AMBA accreditation, you will act as the key contact within the professional service team in supporting the delivery of the MBA programme and its promotion. You will actively engage with Alumni on the MBA as well as the wider Division to enable it to realise strategic ambitions in this important area.

The work will also require the active monitoring and progression of careers of students that have undertaken the MBA and their future involvement on the programme.

As MBA and Alumni Officer you will:

• Manage all professional service related activity on the AMBA accredited MBA programme, including marketing and events

• Be responsible for managing the Division's Alumni strategy (including database management) and agreed campaigns in line with the framework set out by the Development Office

• Lead the organisation, promotion and delivery of campus and off campus based alumni events hosted by the Division.

To be successful in this role you will have/be:

• Educated to degree level or equivalent

• Experience of leading and managing projects, generating ideas for campaigns in line with wider strategy

• Experience with direct marketing and relationship building databases.

KBS is a leading Business School, ranked in the top 30 in the UK and is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AASCB) which places KBS within the top institutions globally for business degrees, with only 5% of the world’s Business Schools attaining this accreditation. Engaging teaching, world-class research, professional partnerships and an international community create an exciting atmosphere in which to learn, where innovation is encouraged and challenges welcomed.

The University of Kent values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

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 [email protected] quoting ref number: KBS-049-22

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Please note that we prioritise applications from current University of Kent redeployees. We will let you know if this post is to be filled by a redeployee as, in this instance, your application will unfortunately not be taken forward

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The University of Kent values diversity and promotes equality at all levels

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  • Advertiser: Direct Employer
  • Reference: KBS-049-22