University of Connecticut University of UC Title Fallback Connecticut

Communications and Public Relations 353

STUDENT RECRUITING SPECIALIST

Aids in the recruitment of individuals for University programs, and serves as a University Representative to campus visitors. Students may be required to:

  • Assist with administrative functions relating to recruitment activities and/or visitors services
  • Participate in recruiting events as a University representative
  • Conduct information sessions, tours, and/or interview sessions to impart information regarding University programs for interested candidates and/or families
  • Research and contact media sources to develop recruitment efforts
  • Participate in programs geared towards recruitment of selected student groups in order to acquaint them with campus life
  • Attend mandatory staff meetings and training activities
  • Assist in the training of other student employees
  • Perform miscellaneous duties as directed

Requirements:

  • Previous experience in a similar position
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills (public speaking, verbal, written)
  • Ability to operate a computer and phone
  • Basic computer literacy
  • May have to adhere to dress code