University Liggett School (Liggett), a private, independent, secular school in Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan, invites nominations and applications for the position of Director of Enrollment Management. In partnership with a new Head of School and the Liggett community, the next Director will have the opportunity to work collaboratively across all areas of the school in developing and executing an enrollment management strategy.
Founded in 1878, Liggett is Michigan's oldest independent co-educational day school and is among the preeminent PreK-12 institutions in the state. Enrolling more than 590 students, Liggett offers a rigorous and innovative academic framework that allows students in every grade to find their passion and explore it in depth while developing creativity, critical thinking, teamwork, and adaptability. This guiding philosophy is supported by a rich array of co-curricular programs and empowers students to drive their own academic experience, preparing them to flourish at some of the most elite colleges and universities in the country.
Liggett is located in the small town of Grosse Pointe Woods, situated along the banks of scenic Lake St. Clair. Outstanding community resources, including wonderful municipal lakefront parks, make the Grosse Pointes an attractive place to live, learn, and play. The school celebrates its historic roots in, and robust contemporary connections to, the vibrant City of Detroit, which is just 15 minutes from campus.
Reporting to the Head of School, collaborating with the senior leadership team, and directly supervising the admission staff, the Director of Enrollment Management will support the mission and vision of University Liggett School through positive interactions with students and faculty. It is the Director of Enrollment Management’s responsibility to ensure that the school’s mission, vision, and strategic plan are at the center of all decisions and actions. The Director of Enrollment Management will support an atmosphere of trust and openness among employees, students, and parents and will support an atmosphere that fosters the intellectual, social, physical, behavioral, and emotional growth of each student.
The Director of Enrollment Management will lead in the following areas:
Enrollment Strategy Development and Process Management
Professional Growth and Innovation
Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Tuition Revenue
Collaboration with Academic Departments
Data, Reporting, and Budget Management
Marketing and Communications
External and Environmental Branding
Print and Digital Media
Requirements: Bachelor’s degree required, advanced degree preferred. A minimum of six years related experience in admissions and/or enrollment management. Proven ability to affect and influence change through a collaborative and inclusive style. Excellent communication and presentation skills. Experience serving as a key strategic partner.
Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with experience. The salary range for this role is approximately $120,000 to $130,000.
Liggett is an equal opportunity employer and educational institution. It is the policy of the school to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination, harassment, or retaliation on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, disability, veteran status, military service, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), genetic information, height, weight, misdemeanor arrest record, marital or familial status or any other status specifically protected by federal or Michigan law.
This policy governs all aspects of employment at Liggett including hiring, assignments, training, promotions, compensation, employee benefits, discipline, discharge, and all other terms and conditions of employment. This policy applies to all conduct on school premises, during school-sponsored activities on or off campus, and in connection with all school-related duties or functions. This policy also applies to all conduct and communication by vendors or other third parties while on school premises or in connection with providing services to the school.