Student Recruiter

HTNK is looking for The Amsterdam Fashion Academy for a Student Recruiter

About us

The Amsterdam Fashion Academy is a private, international fashion academy in the heart of Amsterdam. We are a close and supportive fashion community with lecturers and students from all over the world with a strong connection to the fashion industry.

What we are looking for

We are currently seeking a dynamic colleague who loves to talk to prospective students about who we are, about our several UK accredited and non-accredited fashion programmes and likes to talk with our students to see what are the new trends in fashion.

In the role as Student Recruiter, you are part of the Marketing & Talent Acquisition team. More than just a recruiter, we're looking for a vibrant, outgoing personality with a genuine interest for fashion, a flair for communication, and the ability to connect with students on an inspiring level.

Reporting to the Marketing & Talent Acquisition Director, the candidate will be tasked with promoting the Amsterdam Fashion Academy through a number of national and international events and initiatives, targeting both undergraduate and postgraduate prospects, as well as engaging with graduates, student counsellors, and parents. In this role, you will advise students on educational pathways tailored to their aspirations and become a brand ambassador for the Academy, igniting conversations about their future within the fashion industry.


  • Responding to email, telephone and walk-in inquiries from potential students;
  • Promoting the programmes of the Academy;
  • Interviewing potential students to explore their background, interests and identify their individual study goals in fashion;
  • Completing enrollment of new students including related paperwork and providing information on payment options;
  • Maintaining records to track and follow-up on potential leads, providing motivation and encouragement to potential students as appropriate;
  • Planning and participating in events such as Open days and Interview Days;
  • Attending international school fairs;
  • Attending Academy events.

The ideal candidate:

  • Holds a Bachelor’s degree;
  • English level C1 verbal and written;
  • A minimum of two years' relevant work experience;
  • Experience in one or more of the following: sales/marketing/PR/student recruitment or career guidance;
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and administrative skills;
  • Adeptness in project management, and ability in working proactively;
  • Essential digital skills and knowledge is crucial.

We offer:

  • the opportunity to work within an international company;
  • a work environment characterized by young, dynamic and professional colleagues;
  • a competitive part-time (32 hours/week) yearly remuneration depending on your education and experience;
  • 35 days of annual leave, based on full-time employment;
  • 8% holiday allowance;
  • A pension scheme with no contribution by the employee, and contribution to commuting expenses.

If you're passionate about fashion, possess a talent for engaging with individuals, and thrive in an international an creative environment, we invite you to join us in shaping the future of fashion education at the Amsterdam Fashion Academy!

For more information contact Mariette Hoitink at mariette@htnkinternational.com Or apply via the link

Do you fit to the described profile, and are you ready for an exciting next step in your career? Please apply now with an English resume!