International Partnerships Manager Ref 0166

School/department: Student Recruitment, Admissions and International Development/Global Engagement Office
Hours: Full time or part time hours considered up to a
maximum of 1.0 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered
(subject to business need). 
Contract: Permanent 
Reference: 0166
Salary: Starting at £33,199 and rising to £39,609 per annum
Placed on: 04 December 2018
Closing date: 04 January 2019.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected interview date: Week commencing 21 January 2019
Expected start date: TBC

Job description

We are seeking to appoint an international partnerships 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, enabled through 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 international partnerships and the associated policies and processes. You will have a clear understanding of the opportunities and issues relating to international partnership development including TNE.

Working under the direction of the Head of Global Partnerships you will:

support the development and implementation of the University's International Partnerships Strategyprovide proactive support to academic Schools and the Head of Global Partnerships in developing and maintaining international partnershipsbe 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

Download our non-academic application form [DOC 183.00KB] and personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 162.50KB] and fill in all sections.

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