Future Student Engagement Coordinator

Curtin University

Passionate about recruitment and student engagement? Apply now!

  • 12 months, fixed term, full time
  • Innovative and forward thinking university
  • Fantastic employee value propositions
Job Reference: 227430
  • 12 month, fixed term, full time
  • $80,822- $85,810 (G06) plus 9.5% superannuation
Your new role

We have a unique opportunity for a confident, self-starter with outstanding interpersonal and organisation skills to join the team as a Future Student Engagement Coordinator.  Providing a quality advisory service, you will develop relationships with schools, TAFEs, parents and community groups across Western Australia, acting as a link between Curtin and future undergraduate and postgraduate students.
Other responsibilities will include:
  • Delivering information to future students over the phone, or through presentations at seminars, workshops and lectures.
  • Implementing business development strategies to help recruit students.
  • Understanding market trends and utilising marketing analytics and digital platforms to further engage with students and achieve recruitment targets.
  • Collaborating with University Marketing to provide customer insight into advertising campaigns.
  • Maintaining accurate school and client contract records within appropriate CRM.
  • Maintaining up-to-date knowledge on Curtin courses.
  • Conducting training workshops for Curtin Student Ambassadors.
You will bring to the role
  • A bachelor degree and relevant experience, or extensive experience and training in outreach or account-based relationship management.
  • The ability to work evenings and weekends.
  • Outstanding public speaking skills, with the ability to engage a wide range of groups at seminars, workshops and lectures.
  • Expertise in presenting written information, concepts, ideas or instructions to others in a way that is clear and professional.
  • Excellent customer service skills, addressing client needs in a positive, friendly and efficient manner.
  • Outstanding networking skills with the ability to build information sources and networks.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to work cooperatively and effectively with others.
  • Experience in the delivery of account-based recruitment strategies to meet targets and demonstrated relationship/account management ability.
  • Outstanding time management and organisational skills.
  • The ability to become proficient with a Marketing Automation, CRM, digital engagement platforms and Powerpoint.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of University course structures (desirable).
  • Experience working with and engaging with youths under 18.
  • A Working with Children Check.
What we offer you 

Curtin University offers a competitive remuneration and benefits package, a friendly and collaborative work environment, generous leave entitlements, flexible working arrangements, salary-packaging arrangements including childcare, and the potential to support dual-career arrangements. 
For further information on Curtin’s employee benefits visit https://about.curtin.edu.au/jobs/

Next steps

Curtin University requires you to provide a cover letter and resume to include sufficient information and examples to allow us to assess your suitability for the role. 

We require you to complete a short video interview telling us a bit about yourself, what attracted you to the role and what you would bring to the team.

Please note: if you are uploading a video of your choice, rather than recording it through the application portal, the system will only allow a 60 second video and any files that are uploaded that are longer than 60 seconds will be cut down to 60 seconds long. 

*Please note Google Chrome is the preferred browser when submitting your application*

To view a copy of the role’s Position Description, please copy and paste the following link into your browser:


Valuing Diversity and Inclusion

At Curtin, we are committed to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander reconciliation, diversity and social justice and aim to create an inclusive environment where our staff and students are valued and inspired. This includes a supportive recruitment process should you require any access assistance.  

Contact details

To apply complete the application form below, or for more information contact:

Laura Andre – Team Leader, Future Student Engagement, Marketing Analytics, Digital and Engagement
Phone:  +61 8 9266 9094
Email:  laura.andre@curtin.edu.au

Please apply via the attached link, we cannot accept resumes sent to the above contact

Once you have applied, you will receive an email confirming that your application has been received by us.  If you do not receive confirmation via email, please email our team at curtincareers@curtin.edu. Please ensure you check your spam folders for this email before contacting the team.

Applications close: 9:00 PM, Monday 18 November 2019


Curtin reserves the right at its sole discretion to withdraw from the recruitment process, not to make an appointment, or to appoint by invitation, at any time. We reserve the right to remove the advert earlier than the date on the advert.