Counsellor Jobs in Riyadh at iSchoolConnect

Title: Counsellor

Company: iSchoolConnect

Location: Riyadh

Job Description

Designation: Counsellor

Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Reports to Counselling Manager

Principle Accountabilities:

Accomplishing set target metrics by converting prospective students into confirmed
admissions and succeed in achieving the performance goals.
Active participation in educational events, college fairs, and information sessions/activities as a representative of the company.
Effective regular communication with students, parents, colleagues and external
agencies for coordinating admission activities and resolving problems.

Work Dimensions:

Advise students on University selection, applications, SOP preparation, visa application and navigating the entire admissions process.
Support the students throughout the admission process by answering their questions and helping them to complete the required documents.
Review the student applications and academic qualification to help them choose the correct University, write perfect Statement of Purpose, letter of recommendation and fill up the University application
Maintain student details and faculty details for the assigned course.

Work Context:

Excellent written and verbal communication skills and a good listener.
Direct and relevant experience selling into or working with university recruitment,
admissions, and enrollment teams are highly desirable.
Ability to operate in a fast-moving, high growth, entrepreneurial environment where we are still learning and evolving, has good communication skills and timely reporting as required
Ability to ensure full legal and ethical compliance and conduct of business at all times and under all circumstances
Strong problem-solving ability
Pay strong attention to detail
Must be a team player and a humble individual

Role requirements:

2+ years of experience in student education counseling for foreign Universities.
M.B.A / Business Management / Marketing / Human Resource
Experience in Marketing / Administration is a plus.
Understanding of International admissions process for popular destinations like the USA, Canada, UK, Europe, Australia, etc.
Fair understanding of career specializations and courses.
Thorough knowledge of entrance exams such as GMAT, GRE, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL, etc.
Should have experience in guiding students with SOPs, Essays, LORs, resume building, and interviews.
Basic knowledge of the Education-VISA process for various countries.
Have used CRMs such as Hubspot, ZOHO, Salesforce, etc.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills and a good listener.
Attention to detail, high confidence, fast learner
Must have a keen desire to learn and grow and take on greater responsibilities
Self-driven and motivated
Should be able to understand and speak – Arabic & English
Candidates should be based out of the Gulf region.
Candidates should be comfortable working from the office if required.

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