Position Number 70925
Position Title INTERNATIONAL RECRUITER
Location: Mt. Pleasant, MI
Education: BA required, MA preferred
Responsible for creating international student recruitment strategies; travel internationally to meet with partners and to attend recruiting fairs; conduct presentations for parents and students; organize alumni receptions; develop and update marketing materials and social media.
Two years of experience in a university setting including a significant amount of international experience/responsibilities.
Personal experience studying, living, working or extensive travel abroad.
U.S. citizenship or permanent residence (to permit institutional management of non-immigrant status compliance program).
Second language fluency.
Excellent communication skills and experience in supervision, fiscal management and crisis management.
Demonstrated positive interpersonal skills.
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and project a positive image.
Ability to perform the essential functions and requirements of the job.
Ability to negotiate and collaborate with diverse constituencies to build cross-curricular, international programs.
Demonstrated ability to adapt to other countries and cultures.
Duties & Responsibilities
Participate in recruiting visits to foreign universities and organizations to promote CMU programs, increase applications to CMU, and meet enrollment goals.
Participate in recruiting fairs.
Encourage the development of academic programs of interest to international students.
Work with deans to develop agreements with international universities.
Monitor linkage agreements with other institutions as assigned.
Facilitate visits by representatives of international universities and organizations to CMU.
Travel internationally at least 40% per year.
Oversee the maintenance of the OIA component of the affiliation agreements.
Develop and maintain advertising, website, and social media recruiting sites.
Assist with international student orientation.
Other duties as assigned.
Message to Applicants
This position requires extended periods of international travel alone and/or in conjunction with the Director of Recruiting and Executive Director of International Affairs.