Education Advisor

Branding, Marketing and Recruitment
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Closing date: 
Monday, February 13, 2017 - 17:00
Employment status: 
Full or part time: 
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Job description: 

Reporting to and working closely with the Recruitment Manager, the Education Advisor’s primary responsibility is to ensure the coordinated implementationof the university’s integrated recruitment strategy.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications or Business, or college diploma in Business Administration (or related field) and a minimum five years directly related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Proven experience with personal sales, customer service, and event planning.
  • Sound knowledge of RRU, its philosophy and programs.
  • Experience as an RRU learner preferred, or, experience within another post-secondary recruitment team.
  • Ability to develop and present using multi-media platforms.
  • Ability to multi-task while on the road to ensure relationships are maintained.
  • Extensive overnight travel is required in this position.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Exceptional communication, presentation, and public speaking skills.
  • Ability to organize and coordinate a variety of multi-faceted events/shows/conferences, etc.
  • Ability to respond to questions in one-on-one situations or from groups of individuals, clients, customers and/or the general public.
  • Proficient in use of PC and MAC (all Microsoft Office products).
  • Will require working occasional evenings and weekends.
Application submission information: 

This is a regular full-time position working 37.5 hours per week. The role is positioned within Grade 3 with a recruitment salary range starting at $42,864 per annum. Royal Roads University is also pleased to offer a comprehensive benefits package.

To apply please forward your cover letter and curriculum vitae (preferably in electronic format) to: with a subject line of:

17-008-P0057 – Last name, First name

Or mail to:

Human Resources - Career Opportunities
Royal Roads University
2005 Sooke Road
Victoria, BC   V9B 5Y2
Fax:  (250) 391-2570 Tel:  (250) 391-2511

The competition began on January 23, 2017 and will close on February 3, 2017; however, the competition will remain open until a successful candidate is found. 

While Royal Roads University values all applications we receive, only those candidates short-listed for further consideration will be contacted. RRU is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the principle of equity in employment. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority consideration.

If you are sending your application via e-mail, please ensure that your electronic file is saved in MS Word or Adobe pdf. format.