Suffolk University invites qualified candidates to apply for our Associate Director of Graduate Admissions opening. Reporting to the Director of Graduate Admission, the Associate Director of Graduate Admission will provide leadership, innovation, and technical expertise to manage the successful recruitment outreach for prospective graduate students to the College of Arts and Sciences and the Sawyer Business School. Through close collaboration with the Director, Program Directors, Office of Marketing Communications, Graduate Admission staff, and external vendors, the Associate Director will ensure an effective and compelling multi-channel communications strategy is in place and executed to attract, nurture, and convert prospective students through the admissions cycle. Additionally, this position serves as a general member of the recruitment staff, providing support for application review, recruitment travel, and participation in on-campus, off-campus, and online events.
Master’s Degree strongly preferred
5-7 years of relevant, demonstrated experience in admissions, sales, or marketing
Proficient in MS Office platforms. Working knowledge of CRM systems to execute communication plans, with a preference for experience with Technolutions’ Slate CRM
Demonstrated understanding of best practices in social media platforms for promotional purposes
Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a diverse work environment
Excellent written and oral communication skills including the ability to write a wide variety of concise, engaging and professional material directed to a wide variety of internal and external audiences
Knowledge of best practices in communication across multiple platforms
Ability to manage the details while understanding the larger impact of systems work
Must be 18 years old, have at least two years of driving experience and have a valid driver’s license from the U.S. or U.S. Territories; must submit to an annual driver record check and maintain an acceptable driving record per university and/or insurance carrier requirements; must complete the University driver safety training within 60 days of hire and additional driver training as needed.
Ability to travel domestically and internationally, including having a valid passport
Ability working nights and weekends as required for recruiting events
Understanding of basic HTML, website design/development and web publishing a plus
Internal Number: 23644
About Suffolk University
Located right in the heart of downtown Boston, Suffolk University gives its students unparalleled access to the city and all it offers.Our college green is the Boston Common. We are steps from dozens of historic sites like the Old State House, Faneuil Hall, and the Massachusetts State House. We have no real boundaries to our campus—Boston and Suffolk blend together. That means our students have incredible access to a wealth of opportunities, whether it’s museums and restaurants or internships and co-ops.At the same time, we also take pride in being a personal, student-centered school, where faculty and administrators know students by name. We take the time to recognize each student’s promise, figure out what makes him or her tick, and build important mentoring relationships.As we have done since our founding, we strive for one thing at Suffolk: give students the tools they need in order to be successful, smart, and satisfied at whatever they choose to do.