UK Student Recruitment Graduate Associate Ref 20648

School/department: UK Student Recruitment
Hours: Full time
Location: Brighton, United Kingdom
Contract: Fixed term, 1-year 
Reference: 20648
Salary: £22,630 to £23,662 per annum
Placed on:  12 May 2023
Closing date:  30 May 2023 Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected Interview date:  28 June 2023
Expected start date: End of August 2023

Job description

This vacancy is only open to University of Sussex graduates (those whose courses have now completed) from 2021/22 and 2022/23 at UG & PGT level in any discipline. 

The UK Recruitment team are seeking a high-calibre graduate to join our friendly, supportive and successful team.

The role, which will require extensive travel throughout the UK, will develop skills in: public speaking, preparing engaging presentations, marketing and branding, social media management, staff management, and much more.

You’ll be highly motivated, playing an important role in the UK Student Recruitment team, but also be able to work independently. You should have excellent communication, organisation and IT skills, and be able to deliver engaging and interesting presentations to a range of audiences.

This vacancy is part of the Sussex Graduate Programme, which offers work on campus with a professional services department. Develop your employability skills through genuine and meaningful work experience.

Please contact Craig Dove ( for informal enquiries.

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

You can find out more about our values and our EDI Strategy,  Inclusive Sussex, on our webpages.

Download job description and person specification 20648 [PDF 97.36KB]

The University requires that work undertaken for the University is performed from the UK. 

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How to apply

Please see the CareerHub for the job description and further details on how to apply. Please ensure you include the reference number of the advert on your application

Your student CareerHub account closes when your course ends (end of June for undergraduates). Your graduate account opens automatically, and you will receive login instructions to your personal email address, as you will lose access to your Sussex email. If you did not receive the email, or have a new personal email address, contact,

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