DESIblitz Job: University Events Manager

University Events Manager

Permanent NW1 4NP
£37000 - £42000/annum
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Focus 5 Recruitment Ltd

University Events Manager
Focus 5 Recruitment are excited to be working with an exciting organization who are looking for a Student Recruitment Manager/ Events Manager. Is this for you?
The Recruitment Events team is one of four areas within the Student Recruitment section of the Directorate of Marketing and Communications. The Student Recruitment Events team support the University’s strategic objectives relating to student recruitment. The team has responsibility for the planning and delivery of all recruitment focussed events including its flagship Open Days, Applicant Visit Days and on-campus Outreach Events. The role is to ensure, along with the team that, all events are delivered to the highest standard and deliver maximum impact among prospective students, applicants and wider stakeholders. The Student Recruitment Events Manager is responsible for the operational planning and delivery of all student recruitment undergraduate events.
What will you be doing?

  • Actively supporting UK and International student recruitment developing a strategic event marketing strategy along with operational event plans
  • Leading the planning, developing and management for all recruitment focused events including its flagship 6 x Open Days, ad-hoc Applicant Visit Days and on-campus Outreach Events.
  • Working with Deputy Director of Student Recruitment to build the profile at these events
  • Providing line management support to the Senior student recruitment events coordinator and Student recruitment events coordinator and deputises for the Head of SR as required (although this will be me as we don’t have a Head of SR)
  • Analysing internal, regional and national data and intelligence to inform recommendations on the programme

Personal Specifications

  • Knowledge of the UK Higher Education sector
  • Creative approach to problem solving
  • Ability to develop and deliver focused strategic plans, working to agreed targets
  • Ability to lead and motivate other colleagues within the team including those reporting directly to the post and significant numbers of student ambassadors
  • Substantial experience of planning and leading engaging and successful events
  • Demonstrable experience of establishing and delivering evaluation frameworks and report writings
  • Experience of line managing or supervising staff

If this sounds like something you would be interested in please apply below

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Posted 1 year ago