Student Recruitment Officer

Canberra, Australia
27 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
19 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Classification: ANU Officer Grade 6/7 (Administration)
Salary package: $77,408 - $89,370 per annum plus 17% superannuation
Terms: Full time, Continuing

Position overview

Student Recruitment is responsible for the attraction of students to ANU. The Student Recruitment Officer plays a key role in developing and implementing marketing /communication strategies to convert students into programs at all levels within the ANU.

The successful applicant will need to have a sound understanding of effective outreach strategies, an appreciation of the characteristics of key markets and preferably a background in higher education.  This on going role will combines face to face contact with potential students where you can showcase your communication skills with project coordination. We're looking for someone to be a part of our busy team and play a central role in actively contributing to the Division's outreach planning. This role will suit someone who has skills and experience in event coordination, project management, creation of communication strategies and public speaking. 

A knowledge of ANU programs, admission requirements and structure is a requirement of the role and will need to be developed quickly, with appropriate training and development opportunities provided to the successful applicant. You will also need to be available to travel regularly, hold - a valid Australian drivers licence and be eligible for, and obtain a Working With Vulnerable People card on your appointment.

Please note: This role relates to prospective student outreach; it is not a HR recruitment role.

For more information, please contact Julie Murdoch T:  02 6125 7925  E:

Closing date: 19 November 2017

Position description:  Position Description - Student Recruitment Officer.docx

The University actively encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. For more information on employment opportunities, contact our Indigenous Employment Consultant on 

ANU values diversity and inclusion and believes employment opportunities must not be limited by socio-economic background, race, religion or gender. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit

Application information

In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if required.

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

Please note: The successful applicant must have rights to live and work in this country.