The Conservatory of Music at Wheaton College (IL) invites applications for a full-time, salaried staff position to begin as soon as possible. Candidates should have a record of excellence and accomplishment and a clearly demonstrated ability to provide leadership and excellence in music recruitment.
Responsible to the Dean of the Conservatory of Music and in consultation with the Chief Enrollment Management Officer and Director of Undergraduate Admissions, the Music Recruitment Manager will serve as a vital link between admissions and the faculty and staff of the Conservatory of Music, while managing the overall music recruitment activities of the College.
Work in close collaboration with the Conservatory of Music and Office of Admissions
Coordinate all music recruitment activities
Maintain music recruitment records
Maintain a comprehensive communication plan with music prospects including correspondence with prospective students, coordination of music faculty and staff communication and marketing and communication plans of the college
Coordinate student workers and volunteers in assisting with music recruitment activities
Represent the college in visiting high schools, churches, performing arts and music fairs, state conventions, and other settings
Support annual music ensemble tours and other outreach activities and allied music recruitment activities
Coordinate summer music camps
Coordinate an advisory council that includes representatives from key recruitment cohorts
Bachelor’s degree required. (Master’s degree preferred) and a minimum of three years of music admissions or related experience
Experience in communicating the value of music and the arts
Outstanding interpersonal skills and evidence of highly motivated, self-starter attitude
Excellent organizational, time and people management, and communication skills
Ability to take initiative, work independently yet collaboratively, and offer creative alternatives
Wheaton College is an evangelical Protestant Christian liberal arts college whose faculty and staff affirm a Statement of Faith and adhere to lifestyle expectations of the Wheaton College Community Covenant. Wheaton is an equal opportunity employer committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse and talented workforce and student body. We encourage the expression of multiple perspectives within a Christian worldview, inside and outside the classroom. For more information about Wheaton College visit
Additionally, Wheaton College aspires to provide a physically safe environment for students, staff, and faculty to learn and work. In support of this objective, the College requires background checks for final candidates, after an employment offer is extended. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background check.
About Wheaton College
Located 25 miles west of Chicago, IL, Wheaton College is a private, interdenominational Christian liberal arts College that "serves Jesus Christ and advances His Kingdom through excellence in liberal arts and graduate programs that educate the whole person to build the church and benefit society worldwide."Wheaton College seeks to employ individuals who are committed to our mission and who seek to work For Christ and His Kingdom.