Founded in 1886, Yeshiva University (YU) has a strong tradition of combining Jewish scholarship with academic excellence and achievement in the liberal arts, sciences, medicine, law, business, social work, Jewish studies, education, psychology, and more.
We are a leading global educational institution that employs over 6,000 people across our various campus locations -- Wilf Campus, Beren Campus, Brookdale Center, Resnick Campus in the Bronx, the Gruss Institute in Jerusalem, the Boys High School in Manhattan and the Girls High School in Queens. From the distinguished faculty who teach here, to the dedicated staff, we work to fulfill our mission: to “bring wisdom to life” through all that we teach, by all that we do and for all those we serve. We seek to attract and retain engaged and committed individuals who contribute to an exciting working environment, where there is a sense of community and belonging, balanced with a significant cross section of people from diverse backgrounds working and studying together.
The University offers an excellent compensation package, and a broad range of employee benefit plans, including immediate participation in the University’s retirement plan. Staff members are typically eligible for four weeks paid vacation each year and a shuttle to nearby subway locations.
The Graduate Enrollment Management team at Yeshiva University is charged with attracting, selecting, and matriculating a high caliber of diverse students into Yeshiva’s graduate programs. Reporting to the Executive Director of Graduate Enrollment Management, we seek an experienced Director to play a critical role in growing and evolving the enrollment management strategy at Yeshiva.
The Director, will be responsible for extending Yeshiva’s international reach to an increasingly talented and diverse student population. S/he leads in the creation and implementation of international recruitment efforts via event planning, information sessions and alumni engagement, intended to cultivate and matriculate each incoming class. S/he will strategically lead efforts to produce key feeder international institutions, as well as organizations, for promising talent and implement a recruiting strategy that increases international enrollment for graduate programs at Yeshiva.
The Director, also serves as a member of the Admissions Committee, will work with program directors to ensure effective evaluation of applications, interviews (if applicable) and recommendations for admissions decisions. Additionally, the Director is responsible for providing insight and guidance on selection, scholarships and yield, as well as coordinating and assessing key international admissions criteria to develop an effective recruiting plan. Travel is required along with evening and weekend hours.
The Director will be responsible for creating statistical reports, modeling and projecting application volume within recruitment territories in collaboration with the Executive Director. The Director will be responsible for knowledge of the admission database system, data management and extraction for reporting.
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