Director (or Associate Director) of International Recruitment

Job description

Category:: Administrative
Department:: Admissions
Locations:: York, PA
Posted:: Jun 27, 2019
Closes:: Sep 2, 2019 - 11:59 PM EDT
Type:: Full-time

About York College of Pennsylvania:

York College of Pennsylvania,, is a private-sector, independent institution of higher education, offering over 60 baccalaureate majors in the arts and sciences and in professional fields as well as master's programs in business, education and nursing and a doctoral program in nursing. The College has an enrollment of over 4000 full time, over 500 part time undergraduate students and over 200 graduate students from 33 states and 37 foreign countries. The campus is located in South-Central Pennsylvania (50 miles north of Baltimore, MD, 30 miles south of Harrisburg, and 90 miles north of Washington, D.C.) and offers competitive salaries and fringe benefits.

York College is committed to building a diverse college community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply.

Job Description:

York College of Pennsylvania seeks a dynamic, visionary, and creative professional to lead a comprehensive international recruitment program. The Director of International Recruitment is responsible for contributing to the overall recruitment efforts of the College and planning and implementing procedures and programs for attracting and matriculating undergraduate and graduate students with a specific focus on international recruitment. The Director travels four-to-six weeks in each regular term as determined by the Director of Admission.

Major Responsibilities include:

  • Designing and implementing a global recruitment plan.
  • Interviewing prospective students and increasing inquiry pool, successfully managing inquiries, applicants, enrollments, and outreach initiatives.
  • Representing the College at local, national, and international recruitment fairs.
  • Enhancing online recruitment tactics such as recorded information sessions, social media and e-mail campaigns to promote new and updated programs, services, and events.
  • Serving as DSO and issuing I-20s to accepted international students.
  • Developing and maintaining working relationships with international partners and recruitment agents.
  • Other duties as assigned.


A bachelor's degree is required with a masters preferred. Five years of direct admission experience is a minimum requirement. Preference will be given with experience within a higher education environment, international recruitment, and/or the secondary counseling level; familiarity with selective liberal arts colleges and non-profit organizations; exemplary oral and written communication skills; excellent organizational and analytical skills; ability to work independently and with a team as well as with various constituencies; must be able to travel, evening and weekend hours, and a valid driver's license and passport are required. Requires excellent functional skills including knowledge of and facility with a variety of desktop computer programs.

Additional Information:

York College of Pennsylvania is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For a copy of York College's Annual Security Report, you may contact the Office of Campus Safety or visit the website: Annual Security Report

Application Instructions:

Interested candidates should electronically submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references.

Review of applications will begin immediately. For full consideration, applications should be received by September 2, 2019.





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Posted: 6/29/2019
Application Due: 9/4/2019
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