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Head of International Recruitment


Academic Development and Services
UAL - High Holborn
Full time
Marketing and Student Recruitment

28 August 2017 23:55

£43,961 - £52,965

This is an exciting opportunity to make a significant contribution to the   development and delivery of UAL’s international student recruitment   strategies.

A key element of the role will be working closely with the marketing team to create   data-led marketing and recruitment plans for UAL’s priority international   markets, and taking responsibility for the operational management and   delivery of these plans.

You will manage a team of Student Recruitment Officers with responsibility for   allocated international markets, and be responsible for managing the   performance of, and relationships with, UAL’s overseas representative   network.

University of the Arts London is a vibrant world centre for innovation, drawing together six Colleges with international reputations in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts.

Working within University of the Arts London’s Student Marketing and Recruitment Department, you will manage the development and implementation of the   University’s recruitment strategies across its priority international   markets, supporting the delivery of international recruitment targets and   market diversification objectives.


You will be educated to degree level or above, with experience of managing a team, of promoting higher education in international markets, and of the operational delivery of a range of international recruitment activities.

You will possess strong leadership and management skills to enable you to develop and manage a high-performing, collaborative team, and exceptional interpersonal skills, including the ability to develop strong working relationships with key colleagues; to communicate effectively across a diverse set of audiences; and to negotiate with and influence important internal and external stakeholders.

You will be knowledgeable about and interested in the global student recruitment market; experienced in managing recruitment both directly and through the overseas agent channel; and able to think strategically in terms of developing the University’s key international recruitment markets. You will be collaborative, flexible and target-driven, and able to take on a key role within a highly collaborative and target-driven Student Marketing and Recruitment department. The role will include regular international travel.

In return, University of the Arts London offers generous leave, an attractive pension and a commitment to your continuing personal development and training in an environment that encourages excellence, creativity and diversity. Relocation assistance is available.

If you have any queries you may contact ADS Recruitment Team via email or telephone: 020 7514 9627.


At UAL, everyone's identity matters. We are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive environment for all our diverse students, staff, and the creative and cultural sector partners with whom we engage. We aim to take every opportunity to progress equality and diversity, and celebrate the enrichment this brings to our community.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early to avoid disappointment as we reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the advertised closing date.

This opportunity is closed to applications.