Our client is the largest international joint venture university in China. Strategically located in the Science and Education Innovation District of Suzhou Industrial Park, home to one-fifth of the world’s Fortune 500 companies.
Established with an intake of just 160 students, and less than 200 staff, now in their 13th year, and already recognised globally in world rankings, they number 13,000 students and over 1,000 staff coming from 50 different countries, they will be growing to 17,000 students and over 1,600 staff.
With their vision to become a research-led international university in China and a Chinese university recognised internationally for its unique features in learning and teaching, research, social service, and education management; they are seeking a Director of the Centre for Academic Affairs to work closely with the Vice President Academic Affairs ensuring administrative support is provided to all academic departments and activities, and to the office of the Centre for Academic Affairs.
To be successful in this role, you will have a record of leadership and management in university administration, with preference given to candidates who have experience working in China. You must have native-speaker competence in English and appropriate professional experience for your stage of career development, including demonstrated team-building and inter-personnel skills.
You need to be pragmatic with decisive problem-solving abilities, a proven ability to work to tight deadlines. You need flexibility, energy, commitment to collaboration, and have an enthusiasm for the pace, dynamism and global ambition which characterises a research led university.
In return you will work in a truly international institution that is at the forefront of the latest research in the world and receive an extremely competitive salary package befitting of such a post.
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Initial interviews will be carried out either face-to-face or via Skype or WeChat video call with Education Recruitment Experts in Shanghai, with successful candidates having a secondary interview with our client's Vice President of Academic Affairs.