Education Abroad Program Support
MacEwan International

MacEwan International has a new and exciting Education Abroad Program Support position, and we are looking for an enthusiastic, detail-orientated, and internationally experienced individual with a passion to work in the Education Abroad program.

MacEwan International promotes an internationally informed and cross-culturally sensitive learning environment. Our vision is to be a leader in internationalization, preparing all students, as well as faculty and staff, to succeed in and contribute to a global society and economy as members of an interconnected world community.

Reporting to the Acting Manager, Education Abroad, the incumbent will provide support for education abroad programs; promote and provide education abroad information events; maintain and prepare marketing materials; recruit potential applicants; carry out research related to education abroad activities; and provide assistance to incoming education abroad students, along with other administrative and project support as required.

The ideal candidate must have excellent written and public speaking skills, well-developed organizational, time management, and problem solving skills, strong intercultural awareness, along with the ability to demonstrate initiative.

Candidates must have a minimum of a post-secondary degree along with experience participating in an education abroad program (ex. exchange, internship, or short-term international program). The successful candidate must have intermediate Microsoft computer skills; experience with social media platforms; and the ability to use the Internet. Fluency in a language other than English is an asset.

Preference will be given to candidates who have participated in a MacEwan University education abroad program.

This position will commence in March 2014 and end in January 2015.

This position is included under the MacEwan Staff Association Collective Agreement.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Category Full-Time Term (10 months)
Salary $42,136 to $54,777 per annum
Closing Date Monday, March 3, 2014
Competition No. 14.02.022
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Human Resources Department
University Services Centre
Rm. 10-600, 10700 - 104 Avenue
Edmonton AB T5J 4S2

Fax: (780) 497-5430
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