UOWD7982 - Global Recruitment Manager - MENA, South Asia and Central Asia

Business Unit: Administration
Job Family: Marketing & Student Recruitment
Department: Student Recruitment
Contract Type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Dubai

We are looking for a dynamic, customer-centric, and organized person who will bring experience and enthusiasm to the newly created position of Global Recruitment Manager for the University of Wollongong (UOW), where there are over 30,000 students studying at UOW’s onshore and offshore campuses.

The successful candidate will be required to implement a sales & marketing plan, demonstrate a willingness to exceed targets, grow with the business and will be responsible for recruiting students from MENA, South Asian and Central Asian markets to the University of Wollongong Australia, UOW College Australia and eventually to UOW’s other offshore campuses.
The Global Recruitment Manager will be accountable for the day-to-day management of a selected network of recruitment channels which will involve travel within the MENA, South Asian and Central Asian regions. This is a high-pressure, sales-driven and rewarding role which offers excellent career development opportunities.


This role will require a flexible attitude to work including a willingness to work weekends and evenings in support of recruitment activities both locally and internationally, with the ability to work to tight deadlines among changing priorities. 

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  • Demonstrated understanding and track record in student recruitment within a tertiary education environment.
  • Sound knowledge of the issues impacting the recruitment and admission of international students in Australia.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, excellent presentation skills and the ability to confidently promote UOW and UOW College in Australia.
  • Outstanding interpersonal and cultural sensitivity towards students and staff from a diverse range of backgrounds
  • Effective time management skills with the demonstrated ability to work well under pressure within a team, in a high-volume environment.
  • Demonstrated understanding of international students experience and decision drivers for prospective students.
  • High level of proficiency in verbal and written English.
Remuneration and Benefits:

This position is based on the Dubai campus in Knowledge Park, it includes a competitive salary and the following benefits:

  • annual economy class airfare allowance for the Employee
  • economy class repatriation and expatriation tickets for the Employee
  • annual education allowance of 10,000 AED per eligible dependent
  • medical insurance for the employee and eligible dependents;
  • life and disability insurance for the employee
  • sales-based incentive scheme.

Closing date: 21st April 2021

To Apply: Please note that only online applications will be accepted. Appointment of the best candidate will be made on the basis of qualifications and relevant experience. Review of applications will begin after the closing date and will continue until the position is filled.

*UOWD is an equal opportunity employer that attracts, develops, motivates, empowers, and retains a diverse workforce.



Note: you will be required to attach the following:
1. Resume / CV