Global Mobility and Partnerships Manager Ref 0274

School/department: Student Recruitment, Admissions and International Development 
Hours: Full time. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need). 
Contract: Permanent 
Reference: 0274
Salary: starting at £33,199 and rising to £39,609 per annum
Placed on: 13 November 2018
Closing date: 07 January 2019.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected interview dateTo be confirmed  
Expected start date: as soon as possible

Job description

Do you want to be a part of ‘A Better University - For a Better a Better World’?

We are seeking to appoint an international partnerships and mobility practitioner to join our Partnerships Team in the Global Engagement Office as we prepare to deliver the global ambitions, expressed in the Sussex 2025 Strategic Framework, via our developing internationalisation strategy.

This is an exciting time to be joining the University of Sussex as we build on existing success in international student recruitment and a strong track record of student mobility. Global engagement is now front and centre for the University, supported by a commitment to embed internationalisation in our education and to increase our international research profile. We have bold plans for furthering our reach of and reputation for excellence through taking our education overseas, creating opportunities for impactful research collaborations and engaging for change.

You will have previously managed mobility and international partnerships along with the associated policies and processes. We are looking for someone who has a clear understanding of the opportunities for internationalisation through student mobility and partnership development.

Line managed by the Head of Global Mobility with additional direction and support from the Head of Global Partnerships you will:

  • support the development and implementation of the University's International Partnerships Strategy,
  • provide proactive support to academic Schools and the Head of Global Partnerships in developing and maintaining international partnerships, and
  • be responsible for coordinating executive level travel including inward and outward visits by senior delegations for the purposes of partnership development.

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How to apply

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