Student Engagement Manager
University of Salford
Salary: £32,004 - £38,183
Contract type: Permanent
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 30 Apr 2017 (11.59pm)
Location: Main Salford Campus
The University is seeking an outstanding candidate with the expertise, skills and personal attributes to effectively engage and support a range of internal stakeholders, and through that improve the engagement of students.
The post-holder will work in the Student Experience and Engagement team within the Directorate of Student Experience and Support. The Student Experience and Engagement Team works across the student body and university, championing the student experience and ensuring that our students are at the heart of everything we do. The team leads on student communications and engagement, capture and representation of the student voice and a range of support services including mentoring, equality and diversity and widening participation.
As a Student Engagement Manager, one of three within the team, you will have specific responsibility for driving the delivery of customer-centric engagement with our academic Schools, supporting the vision of the University:
“By pioneering exceptional industry partnerships we will lead the way in real world experiences preparing students for life.”
This is an exciting time to be part of a University with a distinctive character and ambitious plans for the future. You will have the ability to work creatively and collaboratively across the University’s diverse academic Schools, and have a track record of driving and delivering effective stakeholder relationships and communications which support enhanced engagement and behaviour change. You operate with a high degree of integrity and understand the value of working with colleagues at all levels to achieve the best results for our customers.
You will have experience of creating and maintaining effective relationships in a large organisation and will have delivered effective communications and marketing activities which have changed behaviour in target audiences. You should be able to respond in a robust and flexible way to an evolving University and HE landscape, and able to manage a complex workload delivering both shared and individual objectives.
Student Experience and Support is part of the wider Directorate of Student and Academic Support (DSAS) which unites Library Services, Quality Enhancement Office, School Operations and Student Administration as one team.
We are committed to being an inclusive employer and are working towards developing an inclusive working environment celebrating the diversity of our University community
Please note this vacancy will close on the date specified at 11.59pm.
For more information and to apply please click here.
Interviews are expected to be held on 19th May 2017.
We are committed to being an inclusive employer and are working towards developing an inclusive working environment celebrating the diversity of our University community.