Assistant Director of International Admissions

Rider University

Lawrenceville, NJ

ID: 7121920 (Ref.No. 23J200113)
Posted: January 24, 2023
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Position Description

Rider University invites applications for an Assistant Director of International Admissions who will be responsible for obtaining necessary knowledge of all aspects of Rider University and acting as a credible spokesperson for the university in a professional and friendly manner. The Assistant Director will counsel prospective students, review applications, make admissions decisions and manage a specific recruitment territory (all international applicants). The successful candidate will provide guidance and process all necessary immigration documents for students to enroll in the university and will have an understanding of the cultural differences of students enrolling at Rider from abroad.

Position Requirements

The candidate will have demonstrated exemplary skills/experience: 
  • International recruitment and working with an international student population
  • SEVIS experience highly desirable
  • Building and maintaining internal and external relationships
  • Providing Quality Customer Service
  • Using Technology – Slate, Banner, Windows Suite, Google Suite, etc.
  • Attention to detail
  • Time/project management
  • Excellent public speaking skills
  • Experience in higher education
  • Traveling internationally is required
  • Must be able to meet all current international traveling requirements

Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience

  • Bilingual
  • Experienced traveler

About Rider University

The Rider University community is composed of faculty, staff and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds.

Rider University is committed to fostering an inclusive, vibrant living and learning community that embraces students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds and enables them to achieve success.

Through reflection and open, respectful dialogue, we develop responsible citizens who demonstrate academic understanding and compassion to grow and serve as leaders in a diverse and global world.

Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.

Rider University is consistently ranked as a best college by U.S. News and World Report, The Wall Street Journal and The Princeton Review. For more than a decade, Rider has also been recognized in The Princeton Review’s Guide to Green Colleges for its sustainability efforts.
Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity. 

Special Instructions to Applicants

The completion of a background check is required for all new hires.