Manager of the International Office - British University Vietnam

Manager of the International Office

Posted on: 13/09/2021

British University Vietnam (BUV) is the first and only international university in Vietnam to award direct degrees from the prestigious University of London and Staffordshire University. BUV’s mission has two foci which are to provide high-quality British degrees and a world-class campus in Vietnam, and to create a new generation of discoverers, explorers and creative thinkers who are educated, trained and prepared to thrive in future (4IR) fields of work and life.

Established in 2009, BUV provides teaching for 11 undergraduate programmes and an MBA. 100% of graduates from BUV have a job or continue higher education within 3 months after graduation. With a wide network of more than 300 enterprise partners in various fields and internship programmes from the first year, BUV helps students gain professional knowledge and practical skills to meet employers’ requirements as well as be ready to develop their careers right after graduation.

Students will study at BUV’s new campus in the Ecopark township, with facilities funded by an investment of US $36 million for the first phase accommodating up to 2,000 students. BUV’s new campus, with state-of-the-art teaching and learning facilities and an iconic design, is indicative of 4IR and is being recognized as one of the best educational environments in Asia. Upon completion of the three phases, the entire BUV campus at Ecopark will have a total investment of US $80 million, meeting the training needs of 7,000 students. For more details, please visit our website at: buv.edu.vn.

Due to the expansion of the British University Vietnam, we are recruiting the following role(s):

Job title : Manager, International Office
Report to : Chief Academic Officer (CAO)
Job type : Fixed term contract  
Location : Ecopark Township, Van Giang, Hung Yen

Job Objectives

British University Vietnam is seeking an experienced Manager for our International Office. This is an exciting role at an important time in BUV’s development.  This role has the opportunity for the right candidate to be involved in all facets of the University and work closely with other related departments on major projects.

Key responsibilities

  • Conduct a range of internal and external research projects;
  • Engage in partnership development, cooperation, and programme development;
  • Implement detailed action plans and audits of key initiatives;
  • Other tasks as assigned by the CAO.

Job Requirements

  • Vietnamese national
  • Hold a relevant degree or postgraduate qualification
  • Have 4 to 5 years of experience in business development, education
  • Experience in dealing at senior level with International education
  • Experience with working across borders with international education institutions
  • Experience in building partner relationships and budgeting
  • Strong business acumen and strategic thinking
  • Strong leadership and coaching skills
  • Strong Analytical Skill, Problem Solving and Decision Making
  • Good in project management, planning and particularly in the execution
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, both in English and Vietnamese
  • Excellent IT skills – MS office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Database)

Competencies

  • Flexible
  • detail-oriented
  • Responsible and service-oriented
  • People and resource management
  • Proactive

Benefits

BUV offers a truly international workplace with competitive remuneration and a range of support and incentives for professional development. 

  • Competitive gross salary package (gross)
  • Recognition and Reward Programs
  • 13th month Tet bonus
  • Performance bonuses
  • Paid Time-off (annual leave, sick leave, holidays)
  • Healthcare plan (Private premium accident, medical insurance, dental insurance, free assessment to medical suite)
  • Business travel insurance
  • Onsite fitness and sport center
  • Education support for staff and children
  • Transportation support
  • Flexible working arrangement
  • Opportunity to work within a professional and multi-cultural environment
  • Various staff events through the year (outing, year-end party, sport activities and other events recommended by staff committee)

Interested candidates should send an updated CV with recent photo, a Cover letter in English, and supporting documents to the HR Department. We will invite short-listed candidates for interviews.

Contact details

Contact Name   :Human Resources Department
Method of Contact :Email or post
Address :Ecopark township, Van Giang, Hung Yen
Email :Hr@buv.edu.vn
 

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