Trinity Washington University 1331 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20004, USA
Dec 14, 2017Full time
Director of Recruitment and Admissions Business and Graduate Programs Trinity, a comprehensive university in the nation's capital, seeks an experienced recruitment and admissions professionals to lead the enrollment development teams for Trinity's professional schools. This director will lead the team responsible for recruiting for Trinity's Business, Strategic Communications and related programs (undergraduate and graduate), and the successful candidate should have knowledge and experience in those fields. The directors are responsible for planning and implementing recruiting strategies, and managing the recruiting teams to achieve goals for inquiries, completed applications, acceptances and enrollments. The directors work cooperatively with the marketing team for advertising, online and print materials; with the academic deans responsible for the programs and admissions requirements; and the president and provost who provide oversight and direction for enrollment management. External partnerships are vitally important for Trinity's enrollment development program, and the directors also manage their own recruiting caseloads including direct relationship management with target corporate and nonprofit partners. Successful candidates must present at least 5-8 years of progressively responsible experience in collegiate recruitment and admissions, with a preference for at least some prior experience in professional program admissions. Demonstrated ability to manage staff recruiters to achieve enrollment goals is essential. Knowledge of the Washington metropolitan marketplace and demand for graduate and professional programs in the fields that Trinity offers preferred. Excellence in oral and written communications, strong interpersonal abilities and creative problem solving talent essential. These positions require some evening and weekend work, and directors must be able and willing to maintain flexible schedules as events and recruiting opportunities arise. Candidates should submit resumes along with letters of application summarizing prior achievements in student recruiting and admissions work, and demonstrating knowledge of Trinity's programs and opportunities through readily available information on Trinity's website. Submit to: . Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until an appointment is made. Please include the title of the position "Directors of Recruitment and Admissions" in the subject line. In addition, please combine both the letter or application and resume into one complete pdf or word document. Trinity Washington University is dedicated to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its students, faculty, and staff. Trinity is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive community and strongly encourages all qualified individuals to apply.