The role sits within the International Partnerships Team of the International Office, which is part of the University’s External Relations department:
The International Partnerships Team is responsible for supporting the strategic development of international partnerships activity in support of the University’s internationalisation strategy.
The team provides professional support to the University’s senior leadership and faculties in the development of a range of models of international partnerships, with a particular focus on transnational education. A particular focus of the Team at the present time is providing professional service support for the University’s plans for the development of a Joint Institute with a University in China.
You will manage key strategic projects for the University. It is currently anticipated that this will focus heavily on the project management of the development of the Joint Institute, through to its launch in September 2021 and the first months of its operation.
You will be key in supporting the Faculty of Science and Engineering and Professional Service departments in its development.
You may be required to travel overseas as part of this role, in particular to China. You will not be expected to travel overseas in contravention of Foreign & Commonwealth Office advice or University policy.
It is important to understand that the specific focus of the role may change in line with business requirements and in line with the Job Description.
This post offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to the University’s ambitious internationalisation strategy, developing a strong relationships with key stakeholders both within the University and externally.
Interviews will take place on the 4th June.
To apply: Please attach your CV and covering letter to the online portal