Visual & Performing Arts Recruiting Specialist

Iowa, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Aug 27, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Applications are being accepted for the position of visual and performing arts recruiting specialist. This is a full-time position that works collaboratively with the music, theatre/dance, and art/art history departments and the enrollment management division to recruit talented performing and visual arts students to Cornell College.  This position assists in the development of recruitment materials, communications, and social media outreach to prospective students.  This position utilizes the college's database to monitor the status of visual and performing arts students and coordinate and facilitate communication with those students by the fine arts faculty.  This position communicates with prospective students and parents to provide college information, regarding the music, theatre/dance, and art/art history departments, as well as the fine arts scholarship application and auditions.  This position participates in the planning and execution of on and off-campus events and builds solid working relationships with visual and performing arts directors, teachers, and programs.

About Cornell College

Cornell College is a selective liberal arts college distinguished by its One Course At A Time curriculum, which allows students to learn at the speed of life with more opportunities for off-campus study, full-time internships, and research blocks. Academic immersion and unparalleled flexibility attract an ambitious student body from 45 states and 18 foreign countries. External endorsements include selection as one of the Colleges That Change Lives, a U.S. News Top 100 liberal arts college, and a Fiske Guide to Colleges Best Buy. Founded in 1853, Cornell's picturesque hilltop campus contains a mix of historic and modern facilities, ranging from the majestic King Chapel to the newly renovated Thomas Commons. It is located in Mount Vernon, Iowa'an urban fringe community recognized by Frommer's as one of "America's Coolest Small Towns" and located in the heart of Iowa's Creative Corridor.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

Bachelor's degree required, preferably in a fine arts field. Work experience in a related field is preferred but not required.

The college seeks candidates who would be committed to supporting a creative, dynamic, and diverse workplace that celebrates the uniqueness of our students and fellow colleagues. Must have a valid driver's license and be insurable.

The position will remain open until filled. To apply, submit a cover letter, resume, and names and contact information of three references through Cornell's online application system.

Cornell is an AA/EO employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. Cornell complies with Iowa's Smoke Free Air Act. Cornell utilizes E-Verify and requires satisfactory completion of a background check.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.