Area Manager, West China
3 Year Fixed Term
Cambridge Assessment International Education prepares school students for life, helping them develop an informed curiosity and a lasting passion for learning. We are part of Cambridge Assessment, a department of the University of Cambridge.
Our international qualifications are recognised by the world’s best universities and employers, giving students a wide range of options in their education and career. As a not-for-profit organisation, we devote our resources to delivering high-quality educational programmes that can unlock learners’ potential.
As a result of rapid growth we have an excellent opportunity for a business development professional with extensive knowledge of international education to join our Schools Development Team. The role will develop and enhance relationships with our existing and potential customers.
As Manager, West China, you will be supported by and make an effective contribution to the work of the larger regional team for East Asia. The role will be varied and will include supporting schools with the implementation of Cambridge Pathway such as A Level and IGCSE. You will deliver presentations at events and conferences to promote Cambridge qualifications and services and work with schools to understand their development needs and to devise plans which meet those needs.
You will be an effective communicator, skilled in building relationships, and have credibility representing Cambridge effectively with school principals, teachers and advisers. You will have an excellent knowledge of Cambridge Assessment International Education, our competitors’ products and of Chinese educational policy.
You will be able to demonstrate strong learning and problem-solving skills and the ability to handle a variety of tasks in an effective and timely way. Excellent command of spoken and written English in a business context is essential.
You will be expected to travel in the area (mainly Chongqing, Sichuan, Yunan, and Guizhou) frequently during school terms.
This is an exciting opportunity to join a market leader in a key role and to develop your career in international education. For further information about Cambridge International in East Asia, please find our WeChat account: 剑桥国际考评
Our international qualifications are recognised by the world’s best universities and employers, giving students a wide range of options in their education and career. As a not-for-profit organisation, we devote our resources to delivering high-quality educational programmes that can unlock learners’ potential. This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader and be rewarded with valuable learning opportunities, a competitive salary and benefits.
We know that diversity of thinking, backgrounds and approaches lead to innovation and create an atmosphere where everyone’s contribution is valued. As well as wanting to create diverse teams, we also value diversity in the way our people approach their work. Work/life balance is important to us at Cambridge Assessment and we offer our colleagues a range of flexible working options according to the needs of the business and the individual, so please let us know of any flexible working requirements when applying and we can see how we can support you.
The closing date for receipt of applications is 12 December 2019 and interviews will be held in January 2020.
Please upload your CV and covering letter
If you’re successful at interview stage we will ask you to undergo background screening (carried out by Credence Background Screening Ltd), to ensure that all information provided to us is accurate. We wish you all the very best with your application.