Official job posting: https://jobs.uwm.edu/postings/35697

Position Information

Posting Details

Official Job Title ADMISSIONS AND RECRUITMENT COORDINATOR II
Working Title: Recruitment Coordinator
Position Number 02008177
Division Sheldon B Lubar College of Business
Department B1220 BUSINESS/INSTRUCTIONAL
Position Type Non-Teaching Academic Staff
Appointment Type Fixed Renewable
FLSA Status Exempt
Percent 100
Posting Type Staff
Introduction (Description of School/College/Dept/Program)
The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is a premier public urban university committed to academic excellence. Located in the commercial and industrial hub of Wisconsin, the campus is in a pleasant residential neighborhood only a few blocks from Lake Michigan. 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 School and their research has gained recognition in national and international rankings. Additionally, our MBA and undergraduate programs are ranked regionally and nationally for excellence. Further information is available at: www.lubar.uwm.edu
Job Summary

The Recruitment Coordinator’s primary responsibilities include the leadership, management, and evaluation of a comprehensive recruitment strategy for the Lubar College undergraduate student population. The Recruitment Coordinator will plan, develop, coordinate, manage, and execute the recruitment and admissions process in alignment with the institution’s and Lubar College’s strategic goals. The Coordinator represents the Lubar College and the institution to prospective students with a goal of attracting, admitting, and enrolling a talented, diverse student body. The position will include some evening and weekend work/travel.

Job Duties: Advise, coach, and guide prospective Business students through the exploration of Lubar’s array of programs and admission to the university. Maintain thorough knowledge of undergraduate programs and requirements as well as the benefit of completing a program at the Lubar College of Business. Collaborate with UW-Milwaukee’s Office of Undergraduate Recruitment (OUA) to develop and host events and conduct outreach to prospective and newly admitted incoming freshmen and transfer students. Collaborate with Lubar’s marketing team to create prospective and admitted student campaigns, brochures and flyers, videos, social media, and other tools to recruit a diverse student body. Lead the development and execution of the annual recruitment plan to determine what initiatives and events will be held to recruit business students as well as yield admitted students, leading to enrollment within the Lubar College of Business. Using the campus CRM data, college data, and qualitative data from surveys and focus groups, assess recruitment initiatives and their effect on the yield of business students and refine recruitment plans based on findings.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • One or more years of professional work or internship/practicum experience working with high school students, college students, and/or parents related to higher education
Preferred Qualifications
  • Master’s degree in a related field
  • Prior college recruitment experience
  • Prior experience creating/executing recruitment plans
  • Prior experience planning events
  • Excellent public speaking and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated experience using electronic databases and/or CRM systems to collect and utilize data
  • Evidence of ability to relate well to people of all ages and backgrounds
Application Instructions
Candidates seeking consideration must apply online and submit application materials electronically to include: cover letter, resume, and a list of three references with contact information to include postal addresses, e-mail and phone numbers.
Application Deadline 11/19/2022
Continuous (Open Until Filled?) No
If Continuous, Initial Review Date
Position Contact Name Jordan Hampton
Contact Phone 414-251-8539
Contact Email hampto36@uwm.edu
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.
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Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  3. References