As part of the Syracuse Abroad Institutional Relations (IR) team, the Institutional Relations Specialist works primarily with visiting study abroad students and partner universities. Reporting to the Associate Dir/IR, this position requires extensive domestic travel, visiting partner universities and attending external events. The Institutional Relations Specialist acts as a facilitator and problem solver, connecting on and off-campus staff for collaborative conversations, which requires communication across various Syracuse Abroad office teams including IR staff, Academic Program Advisors, Business Office, and the Functional Business Analyst. The Institutional Relations Specialist will coordinate and assist with marketing and recruitment efforts, both on- and off-campus, depending on office and departmental programs and priorities. Travel and event work is often required during evening/weekend hours during the recruitment season. Two employees will be hired, with one possibly being remotely-located; preference for working remotely will be given to location in the NY city/Boston/Philadelphia area.
Internal Number: 83051
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