We are hiring a University Partnerships Manager


We’re hiring for a University Partnerships Manager. This is a fantastic opportunity to join our award-winning Smart Resourcing Solutions team.

University Partnerships Manager

Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum (part-time considered)

Location: Newcastle

Application process:

  • Register interest to be sent the application documents

  • Closing date: midnight on 21 February (CV and application form questions)

  • Shortlisting: 22 February

  • Interviews: 28 February (Interview and task)

About us

We are the leading, award-winning, provider of assessment centre simulations in the UK. We work with Universities to embed employability into the curriculum, ensuring students have every advantage to help secure graduate jobs and placements. Our assessment centres and practical employability workshops give students the opportunity to practice typical graduate recruitment processes and exercises in a safe and positive environment before the real thing.

About the role

Representing Smart Resourcing Solutions nationally, you will build client relationships and have a strong presence at relevant events. Working closely with University clients, SRS Leadership Team, employers and students you will ensure our University clients receive a seamless end to end experience. You will help provide students with a first-class employability opportunity that builds confidence, aspirations and ultimately inspires them to apply for and secure graduate jobs and high-quality placements. 

This is a varied fun role working with our amazing SRS team, associates and clients. No week is the same, one day you could be in our spacious city centre office, the next you could be travelling to Liverpool to deliver an assessment simulation at the outstanding Anfield stadium! 

 About you 

You will bring enthusiasm, commitment and a string work ethic to our small team. In addition to that, we would like to see the following:


  • Educated to degree level

  • University or Employer (Graduate Recruitment) background

  • Flexibility to travel regularly throughout the UK

  • Small business mindset

  • Social media savvy

  • Confident presenter


  • Understanding of how Universities operate

  • Previous or current ISE/AGCAS membership

What we can offer:

  • 5 weeks’ holiday

  • Flexible working 

  • Generous personal development opportunities 

  • Life insurance

  • Pension options

  • City centre office location 

  • Free tea and coffee!

Job description: Download the job description HERE for more information.

Application documents: Register your interest by email (enquiries@smart-resourcing-solutions.co.uk) to be sent the application documents.

For further information or an informal discussion about the role, please contact Sophie Milliken on sophiemilliken@smart-resourcing-solutions.co.uk