Pearson Application Assessment Officer in Melbourne, Australia
Application Assessment Officer
It’s no secret that a good education has the power to change lives. The challenge lies in the pace with which Australia’s educational landscape is transforming. It’s no longer just about providing access, but also ensuring progress.
As the world’s leading learning company, we’re helping learners of all ages and stages across Australia reach their education goals, and find their way to a robust and fulfilling life.
12 month rolling contract
Collegial, healthy and sociable working environment
Be part of an organisation that believes in putting the learner in the centre of everything we do
Work in an environment where ideas are shared, and success is celebrated
Be part of a team that is not afraid of a challenge, and learns from mistakes
Based in stunning, heritage-listed offices in Melbourne's Docklands, you have everything at your door step, not to mention the easy 2 minute walk from Southern Cross Station.
We are currently seeking an enthusiastic Application Assessment Officer for a 12 month rolling contract to work alongside and to support our Student Recruitment team.
As an Application Assessment Officer you will be responsible for reviewing all student applications and efficiently facilitating the admissions process.
This role will require you to:
Review and manage all current applications to ensure that the admission requirements of each course are met
Manage the application life cycle with a sense of urgency, solution and customer focus
Actively participate in weekly meetings being prepared to discuss performance data, prospective applicant concerns, and creative solutions to enhance team performance.
Initiative and problem solving skills
General knowledge of higher education and/or university admissions and recruitment (ideal but not essential)
Exemplary written and verbal communication skills
Strong customer service focus
Ability to work in a fast paced environment and have strong multi-tasking and organisational skills
If you are as passionate as we are about changing lives through learning, then help us to learn more about you and why you want to work with Pearson. Click ‘Apply Now’ to create your application online.
At Pearson, we value the employee journey and pride ourselves in building an inclusive and diverse culture.
Primary Location: AU-VIC-Melbourne
Work Locations: AU-Victoria-Melbourne-Goods Shed South 707 Collins Street Goods Shed South Melbourne 3008
Job: Customer Service
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Dec 3, 2018
Job Unposting: Ongoing
Schedule: Full-time Temporary
Req ID: 1815468
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.