HECUA seeks to hire TWO highly motivated, enthusiastic, and organized Program Representatives who will join the Recruitment and Student Services team to promote HECUA’s innovative off-campus study programs. The primary purpose of a Program Representative is to represent HECUA on member campuses through recruitment efforts and relationship building with campus contacts.
The primary purpose of Program Representative (PR) position is to recruit students to participate in HECUA’s off-campus study programs. The PR is responsible for leading recruitment efforts on the HECUA-member campuses that they are assigned. The PR must organize, carry out, and annually review recruitment plans for these schools, work to achieve enrollment goals as outlined by the organization, and strengthen general campus relations. All recruitment plans will demonstrate program-specific objectives and will be monitored throughout the academic year. Recruitment activities include but are not limited to study-abroad fairs, class visits, information sessions, student-group events, faculty lunches, etc. In such activities the PR will work collaboratively with HECUA board members, study abroad/off-campus study administrators, various academic departments and teaching faculty, student alumni, and HECUA colleagues. To ensure successful performance, PRs must also be self-directed in acquiring and sharing knowledge about program curriculum and schedules, program happenings, internship possibilities, the history of international regions and sites, and general admission procedures.
This position will be based in HECUA’s central office located in St. Paul, Minnesota, but may include some travel. As stated, we are hiring for two program representatives, and at least one of the positions will include seasonal travel throughout the Midwest. Other travel may be requested/required.
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