Coordinator of International Admissions - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Job ID:  2690

The International Admissions Coordinator for the Graduate School works with an interdisciplinary admissions team to attract, recruit and matriculate international students into graduate programs at Miami University. 


The International Admissions Coordinator is expected to contribute to the continuing success of international admissions at Miami University by working on all aspects of the international admissions process. This includes activities such as developing leads and working with prospective students throughout the admissions process; developing relationships with other organizations in the U.S. and abroad; creating and editing marketing materials and evaluating ROI for strategic recruiting initiatives. 

The International Admissions Counselor works collaboratively with International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) staff to ensure the processing and matriculation of incoming international graduate students.   

The incumbent will have knowledge of computer databases, information systems, and new technologies including CRM systems.  Also, the Coordinator will have the skills and know how to leverage the internet for recruiting international graduate students.

The International Admissions Coordinator will be required to travel, domestically and occasionally abroad, in support of international admissions.  The coordinator must feel comfortable representing the university regionally, nationally and internationally at recruitment events. Effective communication with graduate faculty and active participation in the training of staff and student workers involved in the international admissions process is essential. 

The International Admissions Coordinator will attend regional and national professional conferences and should be familiar with the ethical guidelines set forth by the National Association of Foreign Student Advisors (NAFSA); make admissions presentations at Miami and other post-secondary institutions and perform various other duties as needed related to international graduate admissions activities. 

Minimum Qualifications

-Bachelor's Degree required.

-Demonstrated intercultural competencies

-Project management experience

-Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to establish collaborations

-Excellent written and oral communication skills

-Enthusiastic and proactive individual who works well independently and as a team

-Excellent technical skills, and the ability to learn and use new technologies including databases and CRM systems

-Domestic travel and occasional travel abroad

-Excellent organizational skills with the ability to set priorities and manage multiple projects

-Ability to analyze data and reports and develop strategic plans based on research

-Must have ability to interact professionally, communicate effectively, and work collaboratively with diverse faculty, administrators, and students, individually and in small groups

Preferred Qualifications

Master's Degree preferred.

Preference to candidates with experience in admissions.

Special Instructions to Applicant

Other: Please describe your experience with international students and what skills you bring for this job.

Miami University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with smoke- and tobacco-free campuses, is committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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