This position assists in the managing, marketing, recruiting, and advertising of all international student initiatives at Central Washington University. The incumbent will develop and administer partnerships for student recruitment and program marketing with surrounding institutions and institutions abroad. The international recruiter will develop and present Central Washington University’s philosophy, programs, services, etc. to prospective students and the general public in individual and group settings, domestically and internationally. The recruiter will have a strong focus on the recruitment of students for CWU center campuses; Lynnwood and Des Moines. Recruiter will be based at CWU Center locations in Seattle, with frequent travel to Ellensburg. Recruiter will be responsible for all aspects of the recruitment process, including generating applications, and managing prospective student relationship from point of application through enrollment.
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Marketing, Public Relations, International Education Administration or related field.
One year of experience working at a college/university in a marketing, advising, admissions or program support role;
Ability to work effectively with populations representing diverse cultural backgrounds, life experiences and abilities;
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written;
Demonstrated skills in customer service, time management and organization;
Ability to maintain high level of accuracy and attention to detail;
Experience using a computer and Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, the Internet and e-mail;
Experience generating social media content on Facebook, Instagram, etc.
Ability to speak, read, and write in a language other than English;
Familiarity with foreign educational systems, grading scales and curricula and transcripts;
Working or studying experience outside the United States and/or with international student communities.
Located in historic Ellensburg, Washington, Central Washington University is a public four-year university. Home to over 10,000 students, Central has a commitment to hands-on learning and discovery, which takes students beyond the limits of the classroom and books. Central prepares students to become well-educated citizens who are ready for high-demand careers in the workforce and offers over 150 undergraduate majors as well as graduate studies programs and research. To prepare and enable students to succeed in a global economy, Central partners with over 30 colleges and universities around the world.CWU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Title IX/Veteran/Disability Employer.