Southern New Hampshire University, a vibrant and innovative learning community, seeks its next Vice President of Enrollment Management (VPEM). The successful candidate will be a results-oriented, dynamic and collaborative leader with a demonstrated record of success in leading and motivating teams toward a common goal to grow enrollment. This position offers an exciting opportunity to become a member of one of the fastest growing educational institutions in the country.
Reporting to the campus President of Southern New Hampshire University, the VPEM will provide strategic direction and accountability for a team of direct reports who oversee undergraduate and graduate admissions, transfer and international enrollment, Study Abroad, and special programs for SNHU's main campus in Manchester, NH. The successful candidate will be comfortable making difficult decisions, balancing competing needs, and providing vision, strategy, technical and operational direction to enhance current and future enrollment. In addition to overseeing the enrollment management operation, the VPEM will work collaboratively with a highly engaged senior-level team, providing insight and information to the President of the campus at SNHU.
Essential duties and responsibilities of this position include the following:
Developing a strategic enrollment management plan that is aligned with the University's mission, vision, and strategic plan
Planning, implementing, and evaluating business plans and marketing strategies to drive and deliver best in class enrollment services
Developing strategic partnerships to advance enrollment efforts and program success
Analyzing admissions data to make informed decisions about short and long range enrollment goals and new recruiting opportunities
Providing counsel, coaching, feedback and direction to a high performing team of enrollment professionals committed to promoting, recruiting, cultivating and supporting each step of the enrollment process for prospective students
Master's Degree from an accredited college or university
Passion for continuous innovation and improvement of enrollment and operational processes
Experience in traditional higher education is required; additional experience in for-profit education a plus
Proven ability to work in a fast-paced environment as a collaborative leader in setting and achieving strategic objectives
Knowledge and experience with the daily operations of enrollment management/admissions
A record of establishing partnerships with external stakeholders
A record of leadership and fiscal responsibility, and an ability to build positive and effective relationships with colleagues, students, and the external community
Demonstrated knowledge of and commitment to embracing and enhancing diversity, affirmative action, and equal opportunity
Typically Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm with flexibility to meet business demands as needed.
A background check is required for employment. Please submit a cover letter, in addition to your resume, with your application.
Why Join SNHU?
SNHU seeks candidates who have the skills, experience, and eagerness to advance campus diversity, inclusion, and equity efforts in innovative ways. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU), founded in 1932, is a private, nonprofit, accredited institution located in Manchester, New Hampshire. We value teamwork, openness and diversity, and believe every employee has a voice in driving our success. We're proud to have been recognized for 11 consecutive years as a Great College to Work for by the Chronicle of Higher Education. Our competitive benefits package includes tuition reimbursement, employer contribution to Retirement Plan, affordable Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage, and generous paid-time off. We're constantly seeking creative, collaborative, and hard-working talent to join our team! Come be a part of innovation and education!