Bid Recruitment is a division of The Management Recruitment Group

Director of Marketing and Recruitment

  • £50,000 - £55,000
  • Permanent
  • London, UK
  • 17582

Director of Marketing and Recruitment
Salary from £50,000 (depending on experience)
Location South Kensington

The Foundation for International Education (www.fie.org.uk) is an international higher education organisation with over 25 years of expertise in developing and managing experiential learning experiences.  Working in partnership with universities and colleges, primarily from the US, we provide immersive study abroad programmes for undergraduate students in London, Dublin, Madrid, Barcelona and Amman.

FIE are seeking to appoint a Director of Marketing and Recruitment to lead on the development of our overarching and evolving marketing and student recruitment (sales) plans. Reporting to the Executive Director you will oversee the Marketing Team in addition to working with our wider team based in the UK and the US. As Director of Marketing & Recruitment you will be at the forefront of championing the FIE’s organisational mission to provide high quality educational experiences to the global community. This is a great opportunity for a strategic thinker to lay strong foundations for the department and company, starting with the company’s brand and voice, and looking at wider data and trends within the market to ensure successful plans for sales and recruitment. 

We are keen to speak to individuals with a proven successful track record in the strategic leadership of student recruitment and marketing in higher education ideally with a good understanding of the higher education market (with particular emphasis on study abroad). Proven experience in the successful design, implementation and management of marketing and recruitment strategies is essential for the role, as well as the ability to use complex sector data to evaluate the impact of shifts in student behaviours on FIE’s operational and strategic plans.

The successful candidate will be an adept project manager, possess strong graphic design and print preparation ability in Adobe Creative Suite with excellent writing skills. You are likely to be educated to graduate level or have gained an equivalent level of experience. You will be a strong leader with the ability to coach and build a values-led, mission driven team and possess thoughtful meaningful interpersonal communication skills.  FIE is a highly collaborative organisation and collegial working with staff from all teams to deliver projects, materials, and support is essential.

For further information or a confidential discussion please contact our recruitment partner Sian Gardiner sian.gardiner@mrgpeople.co.uk or Charlotte Turedi charlotte.turedi@mrgpeople.co.uk at The Management Recruitment Group or alternatively 020 8892 0115.

The Management Recruitment Group (MRG) has been exclusively retained for this appointment. All direct and third party applications will be forwarded to MRG.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 8th January 2023.

 

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