Marketing Coordinator

Open for Employee Referral
Application deadline: 
Open until filled
Starting date: 
As soon as possible

The Student Recruitment Office (STRO) at Central European University (CEU) invites applications for a full-time Marketing Coordinator position. The initial contract is for one year with the possibility of renewal.

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The successful candidate will report to the Director of Student Recruitment. The general administrative work of the Student Recruitment Office is listed below. Coordinator also works closely with other administrative units of the university. 


Duties of the Marketing Coordinator include:

  • Planning, developing, and implementing marketing strategies
  • Managing relations with marketing partners
  • Creating and updating CEU’s marketing campaigns for student recruitment
  • Working on the STRO’s annual recruitment brochures project
  • Writing, editing, and proofreading copy for online and printed recruitment materials (brochures and other publications, social media posts, ads, websites, landing pages, marketing emails, videos etc.)
    • Managing and coordinating recruitment video projects
    • Liaising with CEU’s academic departments and administrative units
    • Tracking and reporting statistical information for online marketing efficiency  
    • Producing student recruitment reports and market analyses
    • Responding to inquiries from prospective students and partners
    • Participating in the planning and maintenance of the unit’s communications calendar
    • Representing the university at recruitment events (education fairs, webinars, hosting prospective student groups etc.), delivering recruitment presentations
    • Assisting with any other tasks assigned by the Director of Student Recruitment



  • BA degree, or same level of qualification
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English, knowledge of German is an advantage
  • Excellent copywriting skills, experience in content marketing
  • Solid working experience in sales, social media and digital marketing as well as video production
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Experience with project management, implementation and coordination
  • Experience with analytics tools (Google Analytics, Facebook etc.)



  • Interpersonal skills
  • Motivated and highly organized team player
  • Creativity and problem-solving skills
  • Flexible and service-oriented personality
  • Positive, open, enthusiastic and solution-oriented
  • Committed to learning and professional development
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and under pressure
  • Detail-oriented, precise, and diligent working attitude



We offer a competitive salary that is commensurate with experience, as well as a dynamic and international academic environment. The initial contract is for one year with the possibility of renewal.

How to apply

Applicants need to submit:

  • CV
  • Cover letter
  • Previous work sample in copy writing, social media and digital marketing

Please send your complete application package in English to: including the job code in the subject line: 2021/059

Employee Referral Program application:

If one of our employees has drawn your attention to this job opportunity, please apply via this email address, and mention our colleague in the cover letter: - including job code in the subject line: 2021/059.

About CEU

Central European University (CEU) is a research-intensive university specializing in the social sciences, humanities, law, public policy and management. It is accredited in the United States, Austria and Hungary. CEU's mission is to promote academic excellence, state-of-the-art research, research-based teaching and learning and civic engagement, in order to contribute to the development of open societies. CEU offers bachelor's, master's and doctoral programs and enrolls more than 1,400 students from over 100 countries. The teaching staff consists of resident faculty from over 50 countries and prominent visiting scholars from around the world. The language of instruction is English.

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CEU is an equal opportunity employer.

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