Student Recruitment Coordinator

Updated: 25 days ago
Deadline: Location: Budapest

Student Recruitment (Enrollment Management)
Open for Employee Referral
Application deadline: 
Open until filled
Starting date : 
August 1, 2021

The Student Recruitment Office (STRO) at Central European University (CEU) invites applications for a full-time Student Recruitment Coordinator position. The initial contract is for one year with the possibility of renewal.
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The successful candidate will report to the Director of Student Recruitment. The Student Recruitment Coordinator supports the administrative work of the Student Recruitment Office as listed below and works closely with other administrative units of the University.

Duties of the Student Recruitment Coordinator include:

  • Planning, developing and implementing marketing and social media strategies
  • Managing STRO’s annual recruitment brochures project
  • Managing STRO’s social media activities and coordinating these with other units
  • Writing, editing and proofreading copy for online and printed recruitment materials (brochures and other publications, social media posts, ads, websites, landing pages, marketing emails, videos etc.)
  • Managing and coordinating recruitment video projects and shoots
  • Liaising with CEU’s academic departments and administrative units
  • Producing student recruitment reports and market analyses
  • Responding to inquiries from prospective students and partners
  • Participating in the planning and maintenance of the unit’s communications calendar
  • Representing the university at recruitment events (education fairs, webinars, hosting prospective student groups etc.), delivering recruitment presentations
  • Assisting with any other tasks assigned by the Director of Student Recruitment


  • Master’s degree
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English, knowledge of German is an advantage
  • Excellent copywriting skills, experience in content marketing
  • Solid working experience in sales, social media and digital marketing as well as video production
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Experience with project management, implementation and coordination
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and under pressure
  • Detail-oriented, precise and diligent working attitude


  • Interpersonal skills
  • Motivated and highly organized team player
  • Creativity and problem-solving skills
  • Flexible and service-oriented personality
  • Positive, open, enthusiastic and solution-oriented
  • Committed to learning and professional development

We offer a competitive salary that is commensurate with experience, as well as a dynamic and international academic environment. The initial contract is for one year with the possibility of renewal.

How to apply

Applicants need to submit:

  • CV
  • Cover letter
  • Previous sample work in copy writing, social media and digital marketing

Please send your complete application package in English to - including job code in subject line: 2021/046.

Employee Referral Program application:

If one of our employees has drawn your attention to this job opportunity, please apply via this email address, and mention our colleague in the cover letter: - including job code in the subject line: 2021/046.

Central European University does not discriminate on the basis of—including, but not limited to—race, color, national and ethnic origin, religion, gender and sexual orientation in administering its educational policies, admissions policies, employment, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

About CEU

Central European University (CEU) is a research-intensive university specializing in the social sciences, humanities, law, public policy and management. It is accredited in the United States, Austria and Hungary. CEU's mission is to promote academic excellence, state-of-the-art research, research-based teaching and learning and civic engagement, in order to contribute to the development of open societies. CEU offers bachelor's, master's and doctoral programs and enrolls more than 1,400 students from over 100 countries. The teaching staff consists of resident faculty from over 50 countries and prominent visiting scholars from around the world. The language of instruction is English.

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CEU is an equal opportunity employer.

The privacy of your personal information is very important to us. We collect, use, and store your personal information in accordance with the requirements of the applicable data privacy rules, including specifically the General Data Protection Regulation. To learn more about how we manage your personal data during the recruitment process, please see our Privacy Notice at:  (Hungary: Közép-európai Egyetem, Central European University) or  (Austria: Central European University, CEU Central European University Private University).

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