Networking with organizations and recruiting students for the various majors/programs offered at the Grand Rapids site. Developing educational partnerships with local corporations for student recruitment purposes. Enrolling a predetermined number of students. Establish, develop and maintain ongoing relationships with key individuals and organizations in the community. Includes evenings, travel and community involvement.
Bachelor’s degree required.
Dynamic person with successful sales or public relations experience who can network in the community to actively recruit students.
Experience at an academic institution desirable.
Self-starter with time management skills.
Proven record networking within and across organizations.
Must have good communication skills (written, verbal and listening).
Must be able to communicate effectively and professionally with executive-level personnel.
Good organizational & word processing skills necessary.
Experience with Excel spreadsheets, MS Word required.
Individual will exhibit a life and service that is in full accord with the Spring Arbor University Concept and Community Covenant.
Experience working in multicultural academic environments preferred and individuals from diverse populations are encouraged to apply.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Spring Arbor
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