Position Summary: The Full-Time MBA Director is a leadership position responsible for leading and managing all aspects of the top-ranked Full-Time MBA Program consisting of more than 600 students. The Director must lead and manage a team to effectively deliver the highest quality MBA Program while ensuring student satisfaction. The Director is responsible for substantively contributing to the advancement and development of the Full-Time MBA by researching and developing strategies to meet and exceed student needs, analyzing competitive and internal data, counseling students, as well as overseeing graduation, orientation and other student events. The Director is expected to work with the Admissions & Student Recruitment team to recruit qualified prospects and market the program to admitted students, implement curriculum enhancements with the Academics & Operations team, and work with the Career & Leadership team to provide superior career services to students. In addition, the Director is responsible for rankings management, and maintaining net revenues as directed by the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School leadership team. The Director reports to the Executive Director of Student Engagement and is responsible for partnering with the Admissions & Student Recruitment, Academics & Operations, and Career & Leadership teams to optimize student experience and academic integrity.
Qualifications and Experience: Student services and or admissions experience in higher education preferred; previous counseling, international and marketing experience desired. Strong customer focus. Candidates must possess the following characteristics: excellent leadership and organizational skills, strong communications skills, ability to work effectively on a high-performing team and an ability to handle multiple projects with frequent deadlines in a fast-paced environment. Will be required to travel and work some evenings and weekends.
At UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School we think differently. And more importantly, we teach differently. Opening our doors as the Department of Commerce in 1919 and awarding our first degrees to 12 students in 1921 was the beginning. Today, we have become a top ranked business school comprised of several professional and academic degree programs that serve over 3000 students. At Kenan-Flagler our greatest assets are our people and our culture. We are rooted in our core values of excellence, leadership, integrity, inclusion, community and teamwork and it goes back to our founding. It’s not just something on paper, we live it, we show it. Our mission is to prepare the next generation of business leaders by providing a world class education to our students. We understand that recruiting diverse, innovative and exceptional talent is vital in achieving this. If you want to be a part of this vision we want to hear from you.