Education Services Assistant Manager – Newcastle University (CHI-AES-0003)
Region
East Asia
Country / Territory
China
Location
Beijing
Department
Education & Society
Job Category
Business Development/Partnerships
Pay Band
Pay Band 5
Vacancy Description
Contract: 3-year (fixed term) | Location: Beijing, China | Salary: Pay band 5 | Start Date: ASAP | Deadline for Applications: 27 March 2019 (23.59 UK time)
 
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Education Services Assistant Manager – Newcastle University (CHI-AES-0003)

 

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT/TEAM

Education Services Team supports the UK education sector in its strategic engagement with

China and help UK institutions to expand their presence and student recruitment in the China market.

 

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING AND WHY

As the post holder, you are expected to assist the implementation of the University’s strategies, provide support services for stakeholders, as well as coordinate a diverse portfolio of activities. The job involves extensive travel and sometimes for up to three weeks at a time, so the ability and willingness to work evenings, weekends and unsocial hours are essential.

 

WHAT IS INTERESTING ABOUT IT

You will have the opportunity to represent the University at education fairs and recruitment events. You will also take on a role that develops the University’s agent network, lead generation, conversion activity, PR and alumni engagement strategy as well as improves the University’s online presence and profile through the Newcastle China website and appropriate social media platforms.

 

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

To be considered successful, you will bring along experience of working in an international environment, preferably in higher education. It is essential that you have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent. It is also advantageous if you have exposure on international agent recruitment and management, international conversion and university alumni activities.

 

NEXT STEPS

 

For more information please see Role profile and British Council Generic Behaviours

 

ABOUT THE BRITISH COUNCIL

The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities, building connections and engendering trust.

 

Valuing diversity is essential to the British Council’s work. We aim to abide by and promote equality legislation by following both the letter and the spirit of it to try and avoid unjustified discrimination, recognizing discrimination as a barrier to equality of opportunity, inclusion and human rights.

 

All staff worldwide is required to ensure their behavior is consistent with our policies.

 

The British Council is a full member of Keeping Children Safe (KCS) and has achieved level 1 child safe certification. We believe that all children have the right to be protected from all forms of abuse as set out in article 19, UNCRC, 1989 and that every child matters - everywhere in the world. In line with the British Council's Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks including criminal record checks, in line with legal requirements.