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Claire Pryke

Claire Pryke

Associate Director (Recruitment Operations)

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Claire was appointed as Associate Director (Recruitment Operations) at the University of Bradford in August 2016 following the centralisation of the marketing, admissions and recruitment teams across the institution. In her current role, Claire has strategic and operational responsibility for a fully centralised admissions function, visa support, international student support and recruitment in the UK, EU and Sub-Saharan Africa and the Americas.

From 2014-2016, as Head of UK and Eire Recruitment and Admissions, Claire led the partly centralised admissions team with overall operational oversight for admissions, visa support, UK and Eire recruitment and course enquiries. Prior to this, Claire managed the marketing, recruitment and admissions function in the Faculty of Health Studies at the University for more than five years, where she gained extensive experience of building local and national partnerships with schools and colleges.

Claire has over ten years’ experience of working in Higher Education, and prior to joining the team at Bradford worked in a research marketing role at the University of Leeds. Before this, she managed the marketing function at Leeds Thomas Danby, one of the FE colleges which merged to form Leeds City College in 2009, and spent eight years working in marketing roles in industry.

Claire is a graduate of the University of Bradford in French and Spanish, has postgraduate qualifications in both Marketing and Management, is a full member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing and was awarded CIM Chartered Marketer status in 2004.