Student Recruitment Coordinator

The University of Adelaide
Adelaide, Australia
$81,254 - $87,770
Closing date
Jan 23, 2022

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Science, Agriculture, Aquaculture and Food Science, Fisheries
Full Time
Organization Type
University and College
Jobseeker Type
Academic (e.g. 'Lecturer')

Job Details

(HEO6) $81,254 to $87,770 per annum plus an employer contribution of up to 17% superannuation may apply.

Continuing, full-time opportunity available immediately.

We are looking for a dynamic sales professional with exceptional relationship management skills.

The Student Recruitment Coordinator is the external face of the University of Adelaide to both future students and key stakeholders. Student Recruitment Coordinators are accomplished sales professionals and public speakers, responsible for the coordination and delivery of engaging and persuasive presentations to various domestic undergraduate markets, locally and interstate.

This position will foster and maintain strong working relationships with internal and external stakeholders to deliver effective recruitment outcomes, and will work closely with colleagues to implement strategic engagement priorities for The University of Adelaide. This role will specifically work with the university's high profile school stakeholder portfolio and partner high schools, and would suit someone with a strong customer-centric focus who goes above and beyond to deliver the best outcomes for their clients.

The Student Recruitment Coordinator is required to travel, visit schools, attend parent nights, expos and career markets within South Australia and in selected interstate markets. This role will report on student engagement trends and opportunities for program marketing and promotion within their area of responsibility to the Team Leader, Domestic Undergraduate Recruitment.

To be successful you will need:
  • Demonstrated experience working in a sales or student recruitment team.
  • Well-developed written and oral communication skills, including strong public speaking ability.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, including the proven ability to identify and manage key relationships and liaise with stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated ability to solve problems in an innovative and creative manner to achieve defined outcomes.
  • Highly developed organisational skills, including the ability to manage multiple complex tasks with competing deadlines and multiple stakeholders.

Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaboration - offers you vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity consistent with our Staff Values and Behaviour Framework and our Values of integrity, respect, collegiality, excellence and discovery. We firmly believe that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills, knowledge and capability of all our staff.

We embrace flexibility as a key principle to allow our people to manage the changing demands of work, personal and family life. Flexible working arrangements are on offer for all roles at the University.

In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

Your division's broader role

The Division of External Engagement is united in its commitment to the growth of the University through best practice marketing, the generation of international opportunities, and the forging of deep industry, media and alumni connections.

If you have the talent, we'll give you the opportunity. Together, let's make history.

Click on the 'Apply button' below to be taken through to the online application form. Please ensure you submit a cover letter, resume, and upload a document that includes your responses to all of the selection criteria for the position as contained in the position description or selection criteria document.

Applications close 11:55pm, 27 January 2022.

The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.



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