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Engagement Manager

Location: Durham

Salary: £33,797 - £40,322

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 169211

Would you like to join one of the world’s top universities?

We’re recruiting an Engagement Manager to play a key part in ensuring their international programmes are running smoothly.

Initially, this is a one-year contract but there is lots of scope for extension.

Reporting into the Senior Manager for International Engagement and Careers, you will directly impact the shared projects, objectives, and Key Performance Indicators. 

They are looking for someone with previous experience and a proven track record of business development and recruitment. The ideal candidate will have the drive and ambition to succeed in a challenging global market. 




  • Work in partnership with the other members of the International, Engagement and Career team and the Learning and Teaching team.

  • Build on existing contacts and develop new networks and partnerships nationally and internationally.

  • Ensure that students are able to access global employment opportunities.

  • Identify and realise new opportunities and target potential new partners.

  • Build broader strategic partnerships that meet the specific needs of the Business Schools’ international students and alumni.

  • Provide management for the operation of a stakeholder focussed engagement service for MBA and Master’s Business School students and alumni.

  • Identify programme specific needs and tailor the delivery of external engagement services and events in partnership with the other International, Engagement and Career team members, Learning and Teaching teams and Programme Directors.

This is a team-oriented role and the right person will have excellent interpersonal skills and come from a commercial/consultative background.

If you’re interested in this position, get in touch by sending across your CV.