Postgraduate Recruitment Representative

African Leadership Group

African Leadership Group

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Nairobi, Kenya
Posted on Friday, February 2, 2024

ABOUT THE ROLE

After a two-year hiatus, the ALU School of Business is revitalising its MBA programme and is seeking a Postgraduate Recruitment Representative who will be responsible for enrolling fee-paying students in the MBA program. The ideal candidate is someone who has excellent interpersonal skills, B2B experience working with corporate clients, B2C experience converting customers, is results-oriented, and has a data-driven mindset.

A candidate with previous experience in enrollment for higher education and postgraduate education and who has existing relationships with corporate and executive clients is a bonus. Success will be measured by the ability to execute the outreach activities, meet (and exceed) targets, and increase ALU’s share of voice among executive education students in designated markets.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead and manage initiatives to generate high-quality leads into the ALUSB application pipeline that contribute to meeting the recruitment targets
  • Plan and implement the student referral process by ensuring quality leads enter the pipeline
  • Manage communication channels in the student referral process through emails, newsletters, and direct calls
  • Plan and oversee stakeholder engagement, webinars, and events
  • Engage leads up to the point of admission and as a support contact person up to the point of enrolment
  • Build sustainable relationships with key influencers (postgraduate associations, education agencies, corporations)
  • Establish and maintain collaborative relationships with ALU partner organisations (Foundations etc.)
  • Utilise the available resources in an engaging manner to drive the ALUSB narrative
  • Grow our database of corporate clients and universities and maintain ownership of the pipeline data
  • Plan the facilitation of seminars and workshops to nurture prospective students and clients
  • Prepare reports and proposals as necessary for current and potential clients
  • Share feedback and insights from the market to inform ALUSB’s overall student recruitment strategy
  • Establish deep, long-term relationships with target corporations, universities, and other relevant stakeholders
  • Support the development and implementation of a strategy to improve awareness of applications to ALU by fee-paying students from across the continent
  • Provide support to fee-paying students throughout the application and enrollment journey
  • Other related duties that may be assigned by your Manager

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree (Desired)
  • Fluency in English and French (Desired)
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in account management or recruitment experience, B2C sales, or a similar field
  • Experience using a CRM
  • An iterative mindset (the ability to take an idea, test it, learn from it, make the call to ‘use it or lose it’)
  • Experience making data-driven decisions and managing pipeline data
  • An uncanny ability for quick solution hacks
  • The ability to pick up new skills with agility

Location : Mauritius / Rwanda. Remote possible for a candidate who would be willing to commit to a high travel rate.

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