Working Title: Graduate Recruiter
Position Number 02366926
Division Lubar College of Business
Position Type Non-Teaching Academic Staff
Appointment Type Fixed Renewable, Non-Teaching
Pay Basis Annual
Salary Grade 18
FLSA Status Nonexempt
Percent 100
Posting Type Staff
UWM Description

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) is Wisconsin’s second-largest university, with a unique dual mission of access and research to provide high-quality education for students from all backgrounds. UWM is one of 146 top research universities recognized as “R1” by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. Along with its main campus in Milwaukee, UWM has branch campuses in Waukesha and Washington County.

UWM celebrates, values and promotes the diverse voices and experiences of its students and employees and our community partners. We believe diversity enriches and strengthens our institution. UWM is committed to providing equitable access to opportunities for students and employees from every background. We aspire to create a campus climate that is welcoming to all. Learn more here:

School/College/Division Description

The Sheldon B. Lubar College of Business, known for superior scholarly research and academic programs, is accredited by AACSB International since 1970. It offers BBA, MBA, Executive MBA, MS, and Ph.D. degree programs. With doctorates from some of the country’s leading universities, the full-time Faculty brings an impressive range of expertise to the Lubar College and their research has gained recognition in national and international rankings. Additionally, our MBA and undergraduate programs are ranked regionally and nationally for excellence. Additional information is available at:

Job Summary
The Graduate Recruiter is responsible for recruiting potential MBA and MS students to the Lubar College of Business and the Master’s in Data Science and Bachelor’s in Data Analytics programs within Academic Affairs. This professional will develop and implement a comprehensive recruitment plan, including developing and managing relationships with individual prospects utilizing appropriate sales, marketing, and client lead techniques; developing corporate/employer relationships; developing alumni relationships; coordinating and leading graduate recruitment events; and working with other units in the Lubar College to cross-market services. The Graduate Recruiter will establish and implement tracking systems to evaluate the effectiveness of recruitment efforts and will analyze prospect and admissions data to further inform the process. Flexibility for scheduling early, late, and weekend work hours is required to accommodate programming needs.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • One year or more of experience in recruitment related activities
  • Evidence of excellent communication skills
Preferred Qualifications
  • Master’s Degree
  • Demonstrated understanding of recruitment and marketing techniques, as well as related computer applications
  • Experience working in higher education in the area of recruitment, career and/or academic advising.
  • Experience developing and managing recruitment programs and events
  • Networking experience with professional associations and interfacing with the business community
Target Salary Range Final salary offer will be commensurate with experience and education
Benefits and Total Rewards
As part of UWM’s commitment to supporting the success of our team members through positive experiences, employees are provided with Benefits to Benefit You and Your Life. UWM offers a comprehensive benefits package and contributes towards the cost of several benefit plans. Employees with a qualifying position also receive an extensive leave package including vacation, sick leave (with no expiration), personal holiday, and paid legal holidays. Please visit this link to view summary benefits information. (Compensation figures are for example purposes only.) UWM Benefits to Benefit You and Your Life
Application Instructions
Candidates seeking consideration must apply at
and submit application materials electronically to include: cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.
Application Deadline 01/07/2024
Continuous (Open Until Filled?) No
If Continuous, Initial Review Date
Position Contact Name Suha Abdalla Omari
Contact Phone 414-251-6995
Contact Email
Application Notes
For this position, applicants are required to apply online. UWM will not consider paper, emailed or faxed applications. Additionally, applicants must complete all required fields and attach any required documents. The process is complete when the message “Your application has been submitted” is displayed and you receive a confirmation number.