Vacancy #: AP 07/2014

Recruitment/Liaison Officer (5 Vacancies)
Office of The Registrar

Term Full-Time (4 months, August 5 – December 5, 2014)
(Job Group J)

Why Brock?
Our unique philosophy takes students beyond the pursuit of academic excellence. To achieve this philosophy we endeavour to take our employees beyond the pursuit of just a career. Brock is a place where left-brain and right-brain thinking come together. We encourage our employees to utilize their rational/analytical thinking in concert with their emotional/creative sides in order to have an engaging and rewarding career. We’re one of the fastest-growing universities in Ontario, with hundreds of millions of dollars committed to new construction and programs. We’re small enough to be intimate and big enough to attract world-class minds. Located at the centre of Canada's beautiful Niagara Peninsula, Brock offers an exciting work environment with strong undergraduate, graduate and interdisciplinary programs and a vigorous research culture. We are looking for qualified people who will bring their expertise and dedication in support of the University’s goals and objectives.

The Opportunity
Reporting to the Director, Recruitment and Retention, the Recruitment/Liaison Officer is responsible for advancing Brock’s undergraduate recruitment objectives by contributing to strategy development and executing various recruitment tactics (i.e. school visits, on-campus and external events, targeted efforts for segments of the applicant pool, etc.).

Duties and Responsibilities
• Significant travel providing formal presentations at secondary schools across Ontario
• Participating in the Ontario Universities Fair (September 19-21)
• Participating in campus recruitment activities (i.e. Fall Preview Day, November 2)
• E-communicating with prospective students
• Other recruitment and public speaking engagements as required

The ideal candidate will have:
• University degree (with high academic standing from any discipline)
• Evident love of Brock and a positive high-energy spirit
• Polished presentation and communication skills and strong technical/multimedia skills
• Strong organizational ability and proven administrative skills
• Flexibility to work irregular hours and enjoy traveling and working independently and in a close-knit team environment
• Valid G class driver’s license with an excellent drivers’ abstract - no more than one driving infraction (the successful candidate will need to demonstrate proof of an excellent driving record)

Notes / To Apply :

Applicants are invited to submit a resume and cover letter, including salary expectations, by applying online below by March 21, 2014. Successful candidates will be asked to provide a copy of their post-secondary transcript and drivers’ abstract for consideration.

It is Brock University’s policy to give consideration to qualified internal applicants.

We appreciate all applications received; however, due to volume we will contact only those candidates selected for an interview.

Brock University is an equal opportunity employer committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environment. We will accommodate the needs of the applicants and the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Please advise the Human Resources Department to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated through this process. Information received relating to accommodation measure will be addressed confidentially.

*The salary range indicated is representative of all positions evaluated at this level. Actual salary is determined by examining related skills, experience, budgetary restrictions and both internal and external equity comparators.