The Vice President for Enrollment Management provides leadership to advance the university’s mission by executing a strategic enrollment management approach to meet or exceed the university’s enrollment goals. The Vice President for Enrollment Management reports to the President and is responsible for recruiting and financing full-time and part-time traditional and non-traditional undergraduates and graduates for all campus-based programs. This role also ensures the Office of Marketing & Communications implements a marketing plan that supports the overall goals of the institution.
Comprehensive knowledge of university financial aid administration and more than seven years of proven success in a competitive student recruitment environment is expected. Top candidates will possess outstanding written, interpersonal, team-building, analytical and resource management skills. This leader will demonstrate knowledge of student recruitment and retention issues and will have experience working with marketing to develop marketing strategies that support all enrollment entities. Experience with prospect management recruitment techniques and the sue of technology in marketing and recruitment are critical attributes of this role. This innovative and visionary leader will demonstrate an ability to plan, strategize and formulate policy with a talent for assessing operations and budgeting effectively and efficiently. Experience with Jenzabar Recruitment Manager (JRM)/Salesforce is important. A master’s degree in a relevant field is required.
Interested applicants should apply on line at https://www.francis.edu/employment then submit letter of application, resume, and names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Application material received by October 11, 2019 will receive primary consideration.
Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. AA/EOE
About Saint Francis University
Saint Francis University, founded in 1847, is a small Masters comprehensive, Catholic University sponsored by the Franciscan Friars. Saint Francis University's scenic 600-acre campus is located about sixty-five miles east of Pittsburgh in the Laurel Highlands region of central Pennsylvania, and provides an excellent learning environment for over 2,100 undergraduate and graduate students.
Saint Francis is an NCAA Division I (FCS) member of the Northeast Conference with additional conference membership with the Atlantic 10 Conference (field hockey) the Collegiate Water Polo Association (women’s water polo) and The Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association (men's volleyball). Saint Francis sponsors 23 Division I programs (14 women's and 9 men's) in addition to marching band, pep band, dance team and cheerleading.
Following the Franciscan tradition, Saint Francis University's Mission Statement is "A Mind for Excellence, A Spirit for Peace and Justice, and A Heart for Service."