Prairie College

Department: Marketing

Work Definition: Full Time permanent

Start Date: On or before May 1, 2019

Compensation: Salary with benefits, according to scale

Location: Three Hills, Alberta 

Contact: HR@prairie.edu

POSITION SUMMARY

The Managing Director of Marketing & Enrolment provides day-to-day leadership in the areas of Marketing, Enrolment, and Retention.  This position requires A.) creativity, as well as B.) the ability to manage others, and C.) implement plans. 

ROLE: DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide leadership for College Marketing, including:
    • College messaging and advertising
    • Brand management
    • Program Marketing and new Program launches
    • Marketing Campaign development 
    • Media placement & management
    • Creative talent management
  • Provide leadership for Enrolment personnel, including:
    • Recruitment strategy, planning & implementation
    • Application processing for admission & enrolment
    • Enrolment statistical recording & reporting
  • Retention strategy and initiatives 
    • Plan & lead new student Orientation
    • On-ramping, integration and retention of students through to graduation
  • Represent the school at public functions
  • Member of the Management Team
  • Report to the President

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Have unreserved commitment to Prairie’s foundational principles: Motto, Vision, Mission, Core Values; Statement of Faith; Community Covenant.
  • Enjoy working in a dynamic and innovative team atmosphere. 
  • Ability to lead a team to accomplish daily tasks and long term goals.
  • Strong communication, interpersonal skills and customer service. 
  • Detail-oriented and good problem-solving. 
  • Competence with current technologies and database systems.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree 
  • Experience with Christian Post-secondary Education is an asset
  • Work experience in a leadership role is an asset 

We welcome submissions from all applicants who can affirm the mission, vision, core values, Statement of Faith and Community Covenant of Prairie. In accordance with the standards of the government, preference will be given to qualified applicants who hold Canadian citizenship or are a permanent residence of Canada.