Admissions Officer (f/m/d) 

For over 40 years, Webster Vienna Private University (WVPU) has provided its students with an internationally competitive, American-style liberal arts education in the heart of Europe. As part of a global network of campuses based in St. Louis, USA, WVPU offers a student-centered education within the framework of a European research university. We offer accredited programs in our Business and Management, International Relations, Media Communications, and Psychology Departments.

We are looking for an ambitious new team member to join our Admissions unit in the role of:

Admissions Officer (f/m/d)
Full time (40 hours/week) - starting date: asap

The Admissions Officer manages and facilitates the application process and maintains relationships with prospective students from initial inquiry to a final admissions decision, thereby helping maximize conversion rates from recruitment to new student acceptance.

Main responsibilities
• Establish and maintain communication with prospective students regarding relevant programs, services, admissions criteria and requirements
• Responsible for reviewing and evaluating credentials of prospective students
• Communicate official admissions decisions and prepare competed student files
• Conduct campus tours, participate in New Student Orientation sessions
• Regularly update and maintain all relevant database entries for prospective students in the university's customer management system
• Support application process improvements
• Represent WVPU at local and international recruitment events
• Liaise with Webster St. Louis and other international campuses to ensure adherence to admissions policies and coordinate recruitment efforts

Requirements
• University degree, Bachelor equivalent or equivalent work experience from academic experience
• Minimum of one-year relevant work experience in sales and/or customer service, ideally in an educational institution or multicultural organization
• Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (especially Excel), online / cloud-based programs; experience in using CRM platforms is an asset
• Fluent in oral and written English, fluency in the German language is an asset

Competencies
• Team-, detail- and goal-orientated multitasker
• Good organizational and time management skills
• Accuracy and attention to detail
ticultural environment.

What we offer:
• Expertise: Personnel development possibilities
• Central office location: Based in the beautiful Palais Wenkheim, next to U1 station Nestroyplatz
• Work-Life-Balance: Flexible working time, home office possibilities
• Benefits: Private pension fund after one year of service
• Multi-cultural team: Team events and celebrations
WVPU is an equal opportunity employer – we are committed to a non-discriminatory employment policy and a diverse and inclusive community. https://webster.ac.at/academics/missionandvalues/join-wvpu.php

What do our employees say about WVPU – https://webster.ac.at/academics/missionandvalues/join-wvpu.php / Our employees

As required by Austrian federal law we are obliged to disclose the minimum annual gross compensation for this position, which amounts to EUR 31.100,- (basis 40 hours/week); the final salary is depending on your relevant experience and qualifications.
The applicant must have the legal right to work in Austria.

If you would like to be part of our team in an international environment and wish to make a difference to our expanding educational enterprise, we are looking forward to receiving your complete application (CV, cover letter, certificates) online via our Webpage https://webster.ac.at/academics/missionandvalues/join-wvpu.php

Deadline for applications: June 30, 2022
Interview dates can be set prior to the deadline.
For questions related to your application, please contact the HR Department: hrdepartment@webster.ac.at at WVPU, Praterstraße 23, A – 1020 Vienna.

Your privacy is important to us and we take the General Data Protection Regulation seriously. It is our goal to be sensitive and respectful of your personal information and to adhere to all facets of the GDPR regulation. Please be aware that all personal data you provide are subject to our privacy notice which can be found at: https://webster.ac.at/data-privacy/employee-and-employee-applicant-privacy-notice.php.