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PSEI - Marketing and Recruitment Specialist - AIOIC
The Marketing & Recruitment Specialist will be a member of the career services department. The career services department is tasked with carrying out the recruitment, enrollment, and career services activities of the Takoda Institute of Higher Education. The Takoda Institute provides vocational education based on local labor market needs so new programs and courses are in continuous development. The Takoda Institute of Higher Education provides accredited vocational education in the fields of business, healthcare, and information technology. Programs last no longer than nine months and the per-credit fee of the school is the lowest in the state of Minnesota, meaning that Pell grants fully cover tuition, books, and fees for qualifying students. While students are completing their coursework at the Takoda Institute, they work one-on-one with a career counselor to develop career goals, connect with job opportunities in their field, and develop high quality resumes, cover letters, and LinkedIn profiles so they are prepared to secure employment upon their graduation. The majority of Takoda’s students are from communities of color and are experiencing long-term under- or unemployment. Learn more at VISTA will be part of the Phillips Sectoral Employment Initiative (PSEI) VISTA cohort. Learn more at
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Member Duties : Through a variety of channels and initiatives, the goal of the Marketing & Recruitment Specialist position is to increase the number of students enrolling in the Takoda Institute of Higher Education’s short- and long-term vocational training programs. The Marketing & Recruitment ViSTA will develop professional skills in marketing, communications, admissions, event planning, digital marketing, project management, channel research, interpersonal communications, trend research, new audience development, and business writing. The ideal Marketing and Recruitment ViSTA will be flexible, goal-oriented, be able to effectively operate both independently and as part of a team, and be comfortable initiating relationships with new audiences and partners. The ViSTA should have operational knowledge of computers, Microsoft Office, and familiarity with various digital marketing platforms like Facebook, MailChimp,YouTube, and SurveyMonkey
Program Benefits : Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Living Allowance ,  Training ,  see ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Childcare assistance if eligible . 
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Terms :
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Community and Economic Development . 
Skills :
Writing/Editing ,  Communications ,  Recruitment . 
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PSEI - Marketing and Recruitment Specialist - AIOIC

Program Start/End Date
08/01/2015  -   07/30/2016

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations MINNESOTA  

Accepting Applications
From  04/09/2015  To  06/15/2015 

Contact Salena Acox
615 1st Ave NE Ste 330
Minneapolis   MN   55413
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Listing ID 60382