University of Brighton

University of Brighton

UK Student Recruitment Manager

UK Student Recruitment Manager Marketing and Communications Location: Brighton - Moulsecoomb

Salary: £48,350 to £56,021 per annum Closing Date: Sunday 25 February 2024 Interview Date: Monday 11 March 2024 Reference: MK5195-24-060

Are you ready to play a key role in student recruitment at the University of Brighton? We're seeking an experienced and ambitious Student Recruitment Manager to develop and oversee delivery of our UK student recruitment plans. We are looking for a student recruitment specialist to oversee engagement with tens of thousands of prospective students annually and develop strong relationships with schools and colleges across the UK to generate interest in the University.

About the role:

Strategic Leadership : Lead implementation and evaluation of UK student recruitment plans and regional strategies. Identify opportunities for growth and ensure recruitment activity supports meeting our targets.

Relationship Management : Develop and maintain strategic relationships with UK schools and colleges.

Recruitment Operations : Oversee lead generation activity through recruitment exhibitions and college networks.

Academic Engagement : Advise on opportunities and priorities for academic- led engagement.

Team Leadership : Lead a team of recruitment officers, ensuring activities are student-centred and subject to evidence-based evaluation. Oversee our student ambassador sub-team, ensuring current student engagement in all recruitment, outreach, and marketing activities.

Your profile:

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary, contributory pension schemes, and generous annual leave entitlement.
  • Collaborative culture valuing innovation, customer focus, and teamwork.
  • Supportive environment with opportunities for professional development.
  • Range of benefits, including flexible hybrid working arrangements.
  • Interviews: 11th March 2024 - University of Brighton, Moulsecoomb Campus

    Reporting to the Head of UK Student Recruitment Operations, this is a permanent, full-time post (37 hours per week). Job-sharers are welcome to apply.

    The University operates an agile working policy allowing a split between office (Moulsecoomb campus) and home. Some weekend and evening work is required.

    Enquiries: Contact Carl Griffiths (Head of UK Student Recruitment Operations): [email protected]

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    Further details:
  • Job Description
  • The University is committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive environment for all staff regardless of age, disability, family or caring responsibilities, gender identity, marital status, pregnancy or maternity, race, religion or belief (including non-belief), sex and sexual orientation. We embrace equality and diversity in our working, learning, research and teaching environment and are committed to maintaining a supportive and inclusive community. We particularly encourage applicants from Minority Ethnic backgrounds because the University is under-represented by Minority Ethnic staff.

    For the vast majority of our roles, we operate an agile working system with time split between working on campus and at the employee's home. It is the University's expectation that home working will take place within the UK.

    Further information about working for us, as well as the wide range of benefits we offer, can be found in the working with us section of our vacancies page.

    Job details


    UK Student Recruitment Manager


    University of Brighton


    United Kingdom


    February 10, 2024

    Application deadline

    February 25, 2024

    Job type



    Business and Economics,Education

    About the employer

    Founded as the Brighton College of Art in 1858, the University of Brighton attained the university status in 1992. It is a quadri-campus public university.  The Faculty of Arts & Architecture and School of Pharmacy & Biomolecular Sciences are the subsidiaries of the University of Brighton. It currently holds a student strength of more than 20,000. The university offers undergraduate, postgraduate, apprenticeship and top-up programs. M. Phil, Ph.D., and professional doctorate degree courses are also offered.

    With campuses in Brighton and Eastbourne on the south coast of England, the university is multi-disciplinary in its approach. The broad academic departments include subjects like Applied Social Sciences; Architecture & Design; Art; Business; Computing, Engineering & Mathematics; Education; Environment & Technology; Health Sciences; Humanities; Media; Pharmacy & Biomolecular Sciences; and Sport & Service Management. Also, it maintains Doctoral College; Language Institute and Medical School.

    The University of Brighton is the storehouse of several valid academic research programs, designed for solving practical problems and improving the lives of the general public. The institution is known to prepare its students for handling real-life problems by imparting training through its activities and curriculum. There are career centers in the university, guiding and mentoring students to acquire jobs based on their individual skills.

    The university has several scholarship facilities for both national and international candidates. It offers University International Scholarships, Sports Scholarships, and Merit Scholarships. The yearly end-of-the-year assessments are taken into consideration for awarding scholarships.

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