Vancouver Island University (VIU) is offering an exciting opportunity for the right individual. VIU is seeking to contract a person to represent their interests in ASEAN countries. Under the direction of the VIU Director of International Marketing the recruiter will be responsible for the creation and implementation of an annual marketing & student recruitment plan for VIU in ASEAN countries.
Specific duties include:
Recruit students for VIU
Enlist, train and monitor recruitment agents in various countries to recruit students
Disseminates promotional materials
Represent VIU and the High School at VIU at education fairs, government ministries, educational institutions and other potential partners.
Support visiting VIU faculty & staff in the region
Maintain awareness of Canadian government regulations affecting international students
The recruiter will be based in the region. The specific city is negotiable, provided it is close to an international airport and readily accessible by air. The position requires extensive travel in ASEAN and to Canada.
Vancouver Island University is located in beautiful British Columbia, Canada. More information about VIU and the academic offerings it has can be found at www.viu.ca.
Excellent communication skills (written and oral)
Fluency in English
Experience in working with post-secondary education institutions
Student recruitment experience
Minimum of five years’ work experience
Experienced in online marketing methods (eg. Google ads, social media, etc)
International travel experience
Fluency in one or more ASEAN languages
Experience in Canadian post-secondary education
VIU is seeking to procure the above recruitment services from an independent service provider. The successful service provider will be asked to enter into a services agreement with VIU to provide services three years, subject to renewal upon successful completion.
Fees will be commensurate with experience and abilities
Interested service providers can submit their resume and covering letter to Bruce Condie, Director of International Marketing: Bruce.Condie@viu.ca
Application deadline: Oct 10, 2021