Overview

The Office of Admissions at the American University in Dubai would like to invite qualified applicants to apply for the position of Admissions Coordinator.

The position objective is responsible for the achievement of enrollment objectives.

Principal Responsibilities:

Daily student interviews/appointments
Follow-up on student inquiry’s, by email, telephone, fax, mail
Providing continuous improvement of the admissions process
Overseeing and interpretation of entrance exam results
Overseeing and facilitating the admissions process for each applicant
Remaining current with trends in technology, including client server-based computing
Involve other counselors as necessary in the admissions process
Support and implement corporate initiatives and maintain standards
Professionally sell strong students and “screen-out” weak applicants per AUD standards
Representation of AUD at various speaking/networking events
Updating the website information as requested by the Department.
Arranging and setting up Accuplacer exams & Paper Based TOEFL as requested by Department.
Responsible for the Q-Matic system as requested by Department
Visa Process as requested by Department
Evaluation of courses for transfer students
Some traveling for recruitment may be required

Competencies and Skills Utilized:

Comprehensive understanding of all AUD programs
Excellent presentation skills
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Knowledge of the educational environment and how training and education is related to the job market
Sound experience and understanding of sales practices and marketing/promotional tools and techniques
Strong personal skills as a user of technology
Effective time management skills
Accountability for bottom-line impact

Essential Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree
Customer-focused, goal-oriented action
Consultative approach with excellent listening skills
Team player
Strong professional references

Preferred Qualifications:

Previous sales/recruitment experience of an educational or IT environment
Master’s degree
Applications will be accepted and evaluated until this position is filled.

To apply, please submit a CV, a cover letter outlining your experience as it pertains to the position, and the contact information of three professional references to:
Ms. Angele El Khoury
Director of Human Resources
The American University in Dubai
P. O. Box 28282, Dubai, UAE.

About American University in Dubai (AUD)

The evolution of the American University in Dubai began as a fact-finding mission in 1991 and signified the beginning of what was to grow to become one of the region’s most respected institutions for higher education.