IES Abroad
  • Marketing
  • Chicago, IL, USA
  • Full Time

Status: Full time, non-exempt, hourly
Schedule: M-F, 8.30a.m. 4.30p.m 37.5 hours per week. Any additional hours worked beyond 37.5 hours per week must be approved in advance by your Manager and Human Resources.
Reports to: Marketing Manager
Direct reports: None
Start date: ASAP
Location: Chicago, IL, USA

About us:

Everything we do is about the IES Abroad student. Our profoundly passionate team of study abroad professionals believes in creating once-in-a-lifetime educational adventures that transcend expectations. Our goal is to rock the world of some 8,000 study abroad students every year.

From our headquarters in Chicago to our 140+ study abroad programs in 85 global locations worldwide, we create authentic global education and life-affirming cultural experiences. We work at IES Abroad because we believe that every student should have the opportunity to go abroad - especially in a fun, safe, and superior academic and cultural environment.

We believe so strongly in the power of our program, that we actively recruit students from diverse populations and provide more than $4 million in scholarships year after year. We are proud that our students are as diverse and exciting as the countries we study.

We're not ashamed to admit, we're a little bit obsessed with study abroad.

Summary of position:

The primary purpose of this position is to provide project and administrative support for the Marketing Department, and assist with marketing needs for IES Abroad, including IES Abroad's Customized Department and IES Internships. The employee will work at the IES Abroad Chicago office during business hours (Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.).

Experience & Qualifications/Skills:

1+ year of related work experience
Superior editing and writing skills/experience
Outstanding organizational skills
Ability to learn quickly and work efficiently
Ability to meet deadlines and prioritize multiple projects
Proven attention to detail
Excellent analytical and critical thinking skills
Experience with study abroad a plus
Ability to work independently to complete projects as well as work across departments
Strong aptitude in MS Office

Education, Licenses and/or Certifications etc:

A Bachelor's degree, preferably in Marketing, English, Communications, or Journalism-related field or equivalent work experience


This job description reflects management's assignment of essential functions; and nothing in this herein restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. The duties above are not to be considered a complete list of duties and responsibilities assigned to this position.

Application Deadline: 

Open until position is filled.

*Please note there is no relocation for this position and only local candidates will be considered. This position is based in Chicago*

No phone calls or emailed status inquiries accepted.

How to Apply:

All applicants should submit an application including cover letter, resume and salary requirements by clicking 'Apply Now' at the right hand side of this page.

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