Deputy Head of Student Relations Department (Abu Dhabi / Al Ain)

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Position: Deputy Head of Student Relations Department.

Al Khawarizmi International College (KIC) is currently seeking a deputy head of student relations for its University College in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain, UAE.

Reporting to: Head of Student Relations Department.


Position Summary:

A qualified candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from an accredited university and a minimum of 3 years working experience in the educational industry. He / She enjoys a charismatic personality, good network of people and knowledge of U.A.E. market along with excellent communication, presentation, and supervisory skills; moreover, has the ability to demonstrate English language fluency and showcase good command of Arabic in order to connect and reach out to mass audience.


Main duties:

  • To provide administrative, clerical, technical, and managerial support to the department head.
  • To assist in leading, facilitating, and coordinating the student relations team in order to provide broad support to the administration of students’ conferred services.
  • Assist in organizing and supervising the daily operations of student relations office, along with maintaining an extensive database of all students’ affairs and alumni.
  • Assist with planning and implementing of Alumni events, and student engagement activities.
  • Contribute to the development of departmental policies and procedures. Oversee the student relations office activities by ensuring that they meet external and internal college regulations.
  • Act as the contact and reception point of all student concerns that need the manager’s immediate attention.
  • Work closely with career services unit to collaborate and coordinate with industry partners and college to drive great graduate development and oversee employment related events.
  • Aid with the departmental budgeting and managing of expenditures.
  • To compile reports of all service units under the student relations department.
  • Assist the office in scheduling meetings and appointments and attend meetings and hearings accordingly that require the presence of the manager.
  • Generate comprehensive reports/minutes as required.
  • To utilize the College resources to the optimum.


Qualifications and Experience:

  • 3-5 years working experience in the educational industry.
  • An internationally recognized professional credential or a Master’s degree, with proven industrial experience in the same field is preferred;


Skills required:

  • Communication skills.
  • Presentation skills.
  • Supervisory skills.
  • Interpersonal skills.
  • Research skills.
  • Report writing.
  • Fluency in the English/Arabic language.


Job Type:  Full Time Contract.

Expected Joining Date:  Immediately.

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