Student Advisor - N/A07261
Code/Reference:
N/A07261
Applications accepted until:
2017-10-13
Number of Openings
1

Campus/Business Unit:

Varsity College Cape Town

Direct Reporting Line:

Senior Deputy Principal

Job Purpose:

Varsity College, an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education (Pty) Ltd, is a registered private higher education institution.

The Cape Town campus has a vacancy for a Student Advisor

Duties and Responsibilities:                                                                                                                                      

Creating Brand Awareness:                                                                                                                                        

  • Distributes marketing material
  • Markets the brand in new areas and educates opinion leaders                                                
  • Facilitates presentations at schools and hands out interest cards                                                
  • Cold calls to parents to market the brand                                                                                
  • Represent the brand at career expos
  • Facilitates stakeholder events

Recruitment of Students:                                                                                                                                            

  • Conduct follow up calls to prospective students and schedule interviews                                                                
  • Respond to on-line and telephonic enquiries                                
  • Presents the Varsity College philosophy
  • Advises students on the course of interest and explains Varsity College's entrance criteria

Competencies:

  • Interpersonal and communications skills                
  • Best suited to a friendly, organised person who works accurately and is able to handle pressure                                                                                                                
  • Time management skills

Education:

  • Minimum of Advanced Diploma or Bachelors Degree in PR/Business/Marketing/Communications                              

Work Experience:

  • Minimum of 2 years sales experience

Working Conditions:

 

  • Own car and drivers license essential
  • EE Only position 
  • We reserve the right to not fill this position should we deem necessary