The primary role of this position is to seek, attract, and successfully recruit prospective international students (domestically and internationally) to Rowan University, with the ultimate goal of significantly increasing international student enrollment at the University. This will be accomplished through meaningful collaboration and partnership with foreign university, recruitment agencies, non-profit organizations, Rowan academic colleges, and International Admissions staff. Under the direction of the Director, the Coordinator will build partnership and work collaboratively, effectively, and efficiently with all key internal and external partners to identify and recruit high-quality and diverse international students domestically (within the U.S.) and abroad for all academic programs and all levels of study. The Coordinator will build and sustain effective and successful international student recruitment/admission pipelines. The Coordinator will provide the Director measurable outcome-based proactive support in the development of partnerships, connections and recruitment pipelines between Rowan University academic colleges and entities from abroad (i.e., institutions, organizations, agencies, foreign embassies/consulates, and sponsors) by developing and implementing creative and effective domestic and international marketing strategies for international student recruitment. In collaboration with the Director and subject to his final approval, and with a strong understanding of current global recruitment trends, the Coordinator will develop and implement creative and effective marketing strategies for the successful recruitment of international students to Rowan University within current and emerging domestic and international recruitment markets.? In collaboration with the Director, the Coordinator is responsible for proactively and frequently reaching out to prospective applicants in a timely manner; engaging and communicating about the value of Rowan University education to them. The Coordinator will make necessary arrangements for online and in-person recruitment events, transfer fairs, school visits, and other related recruitment activities both domestically and internationally as directed by the Director. Other duties may be assigned to this position on a regular or occasional basis to respond to needs of the university.
Minimum Education Required: Bachelors degree, at least two (2) years of direct professional experience in international student recruitment with demonstrated track record of successful international student recruitment, knowledge of trends in international student recruitment and emerging student markets, experience in seeking, attracting, and successfully recruiting prospective international students (domestically and internationally), with the ultimate goal of significantly increasing international student enrollment at the University.
Additional Salary Information: Hourly rate. Average of 18 hours a week. Max. 25 hours/week.
Internal Number: 495015
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Rowan University is a comprehensive public research university located in Glassboro, New Jersey.