Assistant Director of Recruitment - Louisville Based
Posted Salary Information:
Grade 46 (Click here for
EKU Salary Grades)
Student Success, Opportunity&Engage
Full Time (37.5 hrs per week or more)
Additional Schedule Details:
This position is remote and
based in Louisville, KY. This position requires frequent travel and
evening and weekend hours. This position also requires periodic
travel to the main university campus in Richmond, KY.
The Assistant Director of Recruitment is responsible for
identifying and recruiting qualified, new undergraduate students to
the University. The position may be based off-campus in a regional
location of high recruitment potential or on campus. The position
will conduct market analysis, employ data analysis to help move
prospective students through the recruitment lifecycle, use
predictive modeling, recommend and implement recruitment
strategies, and establish relationships with prospective students,
families, school counselors, and community members involved in the
college search and selection process as well as host presentations.
The position will have an individual territory and a regional
territory, providing strategic direction and support of initiatives
and other counselors in those regions. This position will serve as
the Admissions liaison to targeted associations and community
organizations and assist with and manage partnership agreements.
They will use a Client Relationship Management (CRM) tool and other
software to manage territories, develop communications in all
mediums, create queries and reports, and create and manage travel
and events. They will orchestrate all travel to ensure maximum
coverage of state, regional, and national college fairs in selected
markets. They will also assist with and participate in University
hosted recruitment events, create events and programming aimed at
recruiting prospective students, provide training, mentoring, and
support to other counselors.
Bachelor’s degree is required. Master’s preferred.
-Three years of related work experience is required.
-Previous experience as an Admissions Counselor or progressive
leadership experience in Admissions is preferred.
Minimum Licensure and Certification:
Valid state driver’s license is required.
Identify and recruit undergraduate students to the University by
establishing relationships, coordinating and attending recruitment
events and programs, and following established guidelines and
Counsel prospective students, families, and others regarding
admissions and enrollment processes and assist with various
processes to include, but not limited to, submitting the admissions
application, and applying for scholarships and housing.
Utilize various forms of technology and review and analyze data to
support recruitment strategies. Determine effective strategies
based on existing and evaluated recruitment data.
Develop, coordinate and execute recruitment strategies and provide
support for key recruitment initiatives in designated regions.
Assists with achieving individual, unit and overall University
goals identified in the strategic plan.
Assist with vacancies, hiring, and training processes for new
counselors and provide ongoing leadership within a designated
recruitment region and support and mentorship to other
Work in cooperation and collaboration with other university
departments and complete all other duties as assigned.
Number of Vacancies:
Job Open Date:
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Open Until Filled:
Special Instructions Summary:
Eastern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action employer and educational institution and does not
discriminate on the basis of age (40 and over), race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender
expression, pregnancy, ethnicity, disability, national origin,
veteran status, or genetic information in the admission to, or
participation in, any educational program or activity (e.g.,
athletics, academics and housing) which it conducts or any
employment policy or practice.
Background Check Statement:
Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory background
To apply, visit https://jobs.eku.edu/postings/17556