International Recruiter

Location
De Pere, Brown County / Hobart, Brown County
Posted
Jul 21, 2014
Employment Type
Full Time
St. Norbert College has an opening for an International Recruiter responsible for strategically organizing and implementing an international recruitment plan for international students. This includes: • Travel planning, coordination, and leading/attending international recruitment trips and tours that include, but are not limited to: international recruitment fairs, international high school visits, college fairs, regional and national conferences and other venues. • Establishing and maintaining contact with all international enrollment prospects and families through email, social media, personal notes, and phone calls to increase applications, acceptance, and yield rates. • Establishing and maintaining external contact with education professionals and agents who will assist in generating international students' interest in SNC. • Determining admissibility and scholarship eligibility for applicants. • Being fluent in SEVIS regulations and immigration laws and policy to explain processes to international prospective students. Will act as Designated School Officer (DSO), as needed. • Assisting in the development and updating of international student recruitment materials (including view books, applications, financial aid brochures, etc.), ads for overseas publications, marketing messages and other material for recruitment. • Designing web-based social media and high-tech global marketing initiatives. • Expanding international alumni relations programs and developing international student-based enrollment advisory committee to create or refine new ideas. The International Recruiter will report to the Associate Academic Dean for Global Affairs. MINIMAL QUALIFICATIONS: Education required: A Bachelor's degree in a relevant field such as international education, international studies, international relations, marketing, etc. Certification/License required: Driver's License and Passport Experience required: • The equivalent of at least two years of professional work experience in international recruitment, international admissions, or relevant international student services. • Experience living or working abroad. • Experience in implementing strategies to meet specific recruitment goals and the ability to use initiative and resourcefulness in planning work assignments and implementing long-range program recommendations. • Demonstrated marketing experience to communicate effectively with people from diverse backgrounds. • A focus on Asia is desirable, but not required. Skills required: Must have knowledge of international student recruitment and marketing and strong organizational skills; and be able to communicate effectively, travel extensively domestically and internationally, speak more than one language, work collaboratively with various internal departments (International Programming, Admissions, Financial Aid, etc.), and set and meet recruitment goals. Other: U.S. Citizenship or Legal Permanent Residency (LPR/Green Card) needed to access SEVIS. Located in De Pere, Wisconsin, a vibrant community of 25,000, situated within metropolitan Green Bay (population 300,000), St. Norbert College offers a traditional residential education to approximately 2,200 undergraduate students. The College is noted for its intense commitment to educating the whole person; its radical hospitality; preparing each person for leadership and service of the common good; supporting its deep sense of community; and maintaining the cohesive design and beauty of its campus. The College has been cited by the Templeton Foundation for building character in its students, the American Council of Education for exemplary international programs, and the Corporation for National and Community Service as a leader among institutions of higher education for its commitment to bettering the community through community service and service-learning. St. Norbert College, a thriving Catholic, liberal arts college rooted in the Norbertine tradition, welcomes applications from members of all faith traditions and backgrounds. We seek those who can contribute to our Mission (http://www.snc.edu/mission) and support our commitment to building a vibrant, diverse community. The College offers an outstanding benefits package including health, dental and life insurance; paid time-off; retirement plan and tuition waiver. For best consideration, applications should be submitted by Wednesday, July 30, 2014; but applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. Submit an application, cover letter and resume to: Staffing Specialist, Human Resources, St. Norbert College, 100 Grant Street, De Pere, WI 54115 or via email to: employment@snc.edu. For an employment application, visit: http://www.snc.edu/hr/positions/. Click on the link for this position and an employment application will appear on the bottom of the page. You may also request an application by calling (920) 403-3211. St. Norbert College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.