Stakeholder Manager - Emerging Markets
Cambridge or London
Salary to £60,000 plus benefits
Flexible working opportunity to create a new marketing function for a global brand
The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is the world’s most popular high-stakes English language proficiency test for study, work and migration with more than three million tests taken in the past year.
IELTS is a global brand with its results being recognised by more than 10,000 organisations, including educational institutions, employers, professional associations and governments, in more than 140 countries around the world.
IELTS is jointly owned by the British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia and Cambridge Assessment English. As internationally focused organisations, they are committed to academic excellence and cultural understanding – ideal providers of international English testing.
IELTS test content is developed by an international team of experts and undergoes extensive research to ensure the test remains fair and unbiased for any candidate regardless of nationality, background, gender, lifestyle or location.
IELTS was one of the pioneers of four skills English language testing over 25 years ago and continues to set the standard for English language testing today.
The IELTS partners already have well established Stakeholder teams who manage stakeholder relations in three of the main destination markets – Australia, UK and USA – as well as nominated representatives from each partner who manage the relationship with Canadian Immigration & Citizenship (CIC).
Several newer emerging markets are seeing a strong growth in courses taught through the medium of English. IELTS has therefore decided to appoint a Stakeholder Manager to lead on growing recognition in several new priority markets in Europe, Asia and Latin America.
As Stakeholder Manager, you will be responsible for:
Ideally, you will have geographical diverse experience of new customer/partner acquisition, preferably in the education sector and possess the ability to influence and engage at a senior level. Working closely with the product stakeholder engagement functions of the IELTS partner organisations you will bring creativity and innovation to developing effective stakeholder engagement strategies and business.
If you would like to discuss the role in further detail, please contact Margaux Shipley or Laurence Wolahan, Hays Executive.
Closing date for applications: 22nd April 2019
Preliminary interviews: End of April/Beginning May 2019
IELTS interviews: Beginning/Mid May 2019
The above dates are subject to change.