Lancaster University

Lancaster University

On behalf of INTO Lancaster - Assistant Director of Student Recruitment

On behalf of INTO Lancaster - Assistant Director of Student Recruitment

Colleges Closing Date: Friday 24 November 2023 Interview Date: To be confirmed Reference: 1409-23

  • Assistant Director Student Recruitment
  • INTO Lancaster onsite at Lancaster University
  • Permanent
  • £39,840 - £53,902 – depending on experience
  • The INTO Lancaster Study Center is located at the heart of Lancaster University's vibrant campus, which offers a safe and vibrant town-like environment.

    INTO's mission: Transforming international student academic and career success through winning university partnerships.

    Are you ready to join a dynamic team dedicated to preparing international students for success in the UK's top universities? INTO Lancaster University is looking for an Assistant Director Student Recruitment to drive international student recruitment and promote our exceptional student experience. If you are a passionate, results-oriented professional with excellent leadership and communication skills, we want to hear from you!

    INTO Lancaster is a new, embedded international student centre located at the heart of Lancaster University's campus. As a partnership between INTO University Partnerships and Lancaster University, we provide guaranteed progression onto leading British undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

    As the Assistant Director Student Recruitment, you will play a pivotal role in maximising international student recruitment to INTO Lancaster. Reporting directly to the Centre Director, you will work closely with our partners at Lancaster University, INTO's enabling functions, and the Global Recruitment Unit to develop and implement recruitment strategies.

    Key Responsibilities:


  • Demonstrate strong leadership and interpersonal skills.
  • Build a comprehensive understanding of all aspects of the business.
  • Manage an allocated budget effectively.
  • Line manage a Marketing Manager.
  • Student Recruitment:

  • Exceed annual student enrolment targets.
  • Collaborate with the Centre and University colleagues to drive student recruitment.
  • Undertake overseas travel to support recruitment and promotional activities.
  • Provide ongoing training and support to INTO's Global Recruitment Unit.
  • Marketing:

  • Drive strategic marketing campaigns for the Centre.
  • Develop tactical marketing campaigns for centre initiatives.
  • Liaise with INTO's Marketing and Digital functions and Lancaster University's marketing team.
  • Produce marketing and recruitment reports as required.
  • Customer Service:

  • Foster efficient and customer-centric approaches to the student application and enrolment process.
  • Ensure recruitment education advisors (agents) receive appropriate customer service.
  • Enhance customer service levels within the Centre.
  • Relationships:

  • Cultivate and maintain strong relationships with the Global Recruitment teams and education partners (agents).
  • Collaborate closely with Lancaster University and other relevant teams.
  • Support a culture that values the diversity and well-being of international students.
  • If you are passionate about international education and ready to make a difference, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Help us shape the future of international student success at INTO Lancaster!

    INTO Lancaster

    We are proud to announce our new partnership with Lancaster University – a world top 125, UK top 10 university.

    The INTO Lancaster Study Center is located at the heart of Lancaster University's vibrant campus, which offers a safe and vibrant town-like environment.

    INTO Lancaster will offer International Foundation and Pre-Master's pathway programs leading to a wide range of subjects at Lancaster University, including Business, Biological science, Engineering, Computing and data science, and Law.

    Location: INTO Lancaster, George Fox Building, Lancaster University, Bailrigg, Lancaster, LA1 4YJ.

    To apply please click the link https: // Marketing---RecruitmentR0007676

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    On behalf of INTO Lancaster - Assistant Director of Student Recruitment


    Lancaster University


    United Kingdom


    November 15, 2023

    Application deadline

    November 24, 2023

    Job type



    Business and Economics

    About the employer

    Established in 1964 by the Royal Charter, Lancaster University is amongst the leading research-intensive universities in the UK. It is among the only 6 collegiate universities in the country and has collaborations with NHS, GCHQ, LEP, CEH, EA, Sunway University, and UFLA, Brazil. Initially, the university was based at St. Leonard's Gate. The campus was moved to Bailrigg in South Lancaster in 1968. The university formerly had four colleges namely Cartmel, County, Lonsdale, and Bowland. Grizedale, Fylde, Furness, Pendle, and Graduate colleges were set up after 1990. Currently, it has 9 colleges that offer a total of 18 research programs.

    The Lancaster University campus occupies a beautiful 560-acre parkland site at Bailrigg, just three miles from Lancaster city center. The Bailrigg campus is home to Lancaster Arts, bringing together our own theatre, art gallery, and concert series. The Nuffield Theatre is one of the largest professional studio theatres in Europe. It hosts public performances of theatre, contemporary dance and live art from some of the best-known and respected companies from the UK and abroad. Each of the 9 colleges has its private residence blocks, administration staff, halls, bars, and Wi-Fi enabled common areas. There are two banks, a bakery, an ice-cream parlor, general stores and supermarkets, a beauty salon, and a post office on the university campus. Lancaster also has Chaplaincy Centre which houses prayer rooms with facilities for different faiths such as Christian, Buddhist, Hindu, Jewish, Islam, and Baha'i. Lancaster University provides university bus services making it convenient for the students and employees to commute. Further, the M6 motorway is only a five minutes' drive from the campus. It takes 10 minutes to drive to the West Coast Main Line that connects the city to London, Scotland, and Manchester.

    The academic structure of the university consists of undergraduate degree programs, postgraduate courses, research, and doctoral level programs. The acclaimed staff of the university guides the students into international level research centered on humanities, business subjects, natural sciences, modern languages, social sciences, and technology. Presently, the university has over 13,000 full-time students enrolled for first and higher degrees. There are 3,027 employees on the university campus including 1,323 faculty members.

    Lancaster University has over 148,000 alumni in more than 180 countries. The university has a notable list of alumni who have gained recognition in their respective disciplines. Emily Fleeshman is a Hollywood actress, famous for her role of Nikki in popular TV show Still Open All Hours. Also, she is the founder of an acting school named ‘The Actors' Lab’ based in Salford. Satnam Rana is a news presenter on BBC. Some other noble laureates of the university are Roger Ashton-Griffiths (actor), Andrew Brooke Miller (Novelist), Catherine Jane Smith (a member of British Labour Party), Lucy Jane Briers (actor), Andy Serkis (actor and director), Bruce Sewell (former counsel of Apple).

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