WORK STUDY: Communication and Marketing Specialist

  • Location: Cape Breton University-Remote
  • Deadline: February 5, 2021 at 12:00 pm

Department:  Marketing, Communications, and Recruitment

Job Description

International Recruitment is a team of three (3) recruiters plus manager who are responsible for promoting CBU across the world (currently actively recruiting in 33 countries), converting prospective students into submitted applications, and finally, registrations. The sheer volume of inquiries received daily surpasses the capacity of the three person team, so a student with institutional knowledge is required to respond to inquiries in the Future Student email account including information on admission requirements, program requirements, tuition, scholarships, and other questions. The student should also be prepared to promote CBU through compiling and mailing packages to partners around the world, and joining the recruiters on webinars to share the student experience as an ambassador for CBU to prospective students.


Have completed at least one year of studies at CBU; excellent communication skills both in writing and orally; experience in marketing an asset; customer service or sales experience; active in student life; have cross-institutional knowledge; experience in Office 365 tools including Word, PPT


  • Answer emails from prospects including questions on admission requirements, program requirements, tuition, scholarships, student life
  • Compile and post packages from CBU to across the globe
  • Prepare and deliver CBU pitch on life as a student to prospects
  • May involve creation of PPT

Learning Outcomes

Preparation career in sales and marketing; hone communication skills in both writing and public speaking; improve organization and time management skills

How to Apply:

Forward cover letter and resume to:  Victor Tomiczek