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Recruitment Counselor Graduate Students (m/f/d) Job ID 19-16

Jacobs University is a private, state-accredited, English-language research university in Bremen. We are offering Bachelor, Master or PhD programs in three focus areas: Health, Mobility and Diversity. Our principles are first class research and teaching, international diversity and transdisciplinary cooperation. As an international university we attract highly talented and open-minded students from all over the world. Currently, more than 1,300 students from 100 nations live and study on our residential campus.

Jacobs University Bremen has a current vacancy in the department „Student Marketing and Recruitment”. For an immediate start, we are looking for an experienced and motivated

Recruitment Counselor Graduate Students (m/f/d)

(Full-time/38.5 hours/week; unlimited)

Job ID 19-16


Your tasks:

Supporting the organizational goals of the university by

  • Developing and executing recruitment plans to enroll a maximum number of graduate students
  • Representing the Graduate Programs offerings at on and off campus events such as fairs
  • Conducting outreach to undergraduate institutions to present to targeted student populations
  • Developing and managing on and offline marketing activities and events
  • Recruiting, advising, guiding prospective students individually and following up with applicants to encourage completion and submission
  • analyzing regional and global market trends and identifying new prospective student pools
  • preparing relevant statistics and reports and monitor recruitment funnel
  • undertaking any associated administrative tasks as assigned


Your profile:

  • A completed university level degree
  • Strong intercultural awareness and competencies
  • Initial work experience, preferably in the area of admissions, student recruitment, international education, and/or university marketing
  • Interest or experience in marketing/sales
  • Experience of living, working and/or studying overseas
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Preferably knowledge of German and/or another foreign language
  • Experience with public speaking and the ability to communicate with a diverse audience
  • Strong ability to realize goals and critically evaluate outcomes
  • A high level of organizational skills and commitment with the ability to effectively manage multiple priorities and solve problems
  • Ability to initiate and implement projects independently and as part of a team
  • High level of comfort with technology and data and willingness to learn and use new technologies


In return we offer you:

  • A challenging and varied role
  • An interesting and international work environment as part of a highly motivated team


Your application:

For further information regarding this position, please contact Mr. Bannour Hadroug, via phone +49 421 200-4100.

Please send your application stating the Job ID, your availability and your salary expectations as a single pdf document via email to Ms. Patricia Herrmann, job-application [at]

The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Jacobs University is an equal opportunity employer.