Under general supervision of the Admissions & Client Services Director, the Admissions Recruiter will promote and represent the organization in the Chicago area. The Admissions Recruiter is accountable for increasing student recruitment and improving visibility of our programs. A key responsibility for the Admissions recruiter is to develop relationships with community partners, businesses and prospective families interested in our Early Childhood and School Age programs.
Duties & Responsibilities
Recruit new students throughout the year to support enrollment and growth goals
Identify and build relationships with strategic community partners, businesses, colleges, hospitals etc
Development of resources for marketing and recruitment purposes
Marketing oversight to support recruitment and visibility
Development of Community partners
Attend Community events and meetings to support goals
Prioritize and meet deadlines by using effective time management skills
Understand that your role may extend outside of the organization and the community will associate you with our organization.
Help plan and facilitate recruitment events on-site and off-site
Identify opportunities and events that help advance the strategic goals of Marillac St. Vincent Family Services
Act with integrity and aspire to model our Core Values in the delivery of all services.
Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in a related area, preferred.
2 years or more experience in community outreach, education, recruitment, or sales.
Excellent listening, negotiation, presentation, written and verbal communications skills
Knowledge of early childhood education and community outreach
Ability to create and build relationships, excellent people skills, outgoing and well spoken
Outstanding work ethic, must be self-motivated and able to take initiative to get the job done
Ability to work independently
Quick learner and want to develop an acute understanding of the industry, environment and client profile
Additional Salary Information: Benefits include Medical, Dental, Life Insurance, Short and Long Term Disability, Retirement Savings Plan with Company Matching Contributions, 11 Paid Holidays, and 23 PTO Days Annually.
Empowering families. Strengthening communities. Building brighter futures.
We care for thousands of Chicago's most vulnerable infants, children, teens, adults, and seniors. Our dedicated team offers comprehensive, multi-generational social services, and nurtures with compassion, to help our clients deal with life's challenges, while giving them the tools to improve their lives. We believe it i...s empowering, not enabling, to those who want to change the direction of their lives.
Our Vision - Ending the cycle of poverty.
Our Mission - Marillac St. Vincent Family Services strengthens, empowers and gives voice to those in need – in the Vincentian spirit of service – through education and comprehensive programs to build vibrant communities in Chicago.
Our Core Values - Integrity, Excellence, Creativity, Advocacy, Respect and Empowerment