Graduate Admissions Recruiter

About Mount Mercy

Mount Mercy University is a Catholic, coeducational University founded by the Sisters of Mercy in 1928 enrolling approximately 1450 students.  The University offers a variety of liberal arts, professional, accelerated and graduate degree programs on a picturesque campus overlooking the city.

Mount Mercy University is currently seeking candidates to fill the position(s) of Graduate Admissions Recruiter in the Enrollment and Marketing Department   This position(s) report to the Vice President of Enrollment and Marketing. These are a full-time position.

Primary Function

The Graduate Admissions Recruiter is responsible for recruitment communication to graduate/adult students. In addition, the position will develop and track communication engagement through analysis of data. The individual will be required to contact human resource offices to identify candidates
for graduate and adult accelerated programs. 

The individual in this position is responsible for developing and implementing of a variety of
recruitment communication and services which will attract and benefit graduate and adult students to the university. The duties of this position require occasional work in the evenings and on designated weekends for on and off-campus recruitment events. 


A bachelors’ degree, excellent communication and organizational skills, and experience in data analysis and communication. One or more years in college/university admissions, related ex-perience in higher education, sales, marketing and lead management. The individual must possess a valid driver license to operate a vehicle in the United States.

The successful candidate(s) must also demonstrate a willingness to support Mount Mercy’s mission as a Catholic university providing student-focused education in the spirit of the Sisters of Mercy. Mount Mercy University welcomes those of different faiths and is committed to excellence in education and community service.

To Apply

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references.  Application materials should be emailed as a Microsoft Word or Adobe.pdf attachment to: with the subject line “Graduate Admissions Recruiter.” 

Paper application materials will not be accepted.  Position will remain open until filled.

Mount Mercy is an equal opportunity employer and a smoke free environment.