ELIC Positions


Welcome to ELIC’s inquiry process for employment opportunities serving in the United States headquarters located in Fort Collins, Colorado. ELIC exists to serve the people of Asia, the Middle East, North Africa, and the Persian Gulf by providing English-language teaching teams to educational institutions. If you are looking for employment relating to the recruitment, placement, training, and administrative support of these teaching teams with an organization where your work will have an eternal impact, please click “Apply Now” on one of the following openings, complete the inquiry form, and send a resume and cover letter indicating motivation for your interest.

Mobilization Specialist


Vision of the Recruiting Team

The Recruiting Team (RT) will promote the vision of ELIC to those inside and outside the organization with the goal of generating as many inquiries as possible for all ELIC opportunities & positions.


Purpose of the Mobilization Specialist

A Mobilization Specialist (MS) is the active face of ELIC to key audiences who desire to teach or serve abroad. The MS will cast vision to inquiries about service with ELIC, demonstrate how life is shared in an overseas context, and to woo and encourage those inquiries to move forward and apply.


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Think strategically and organize actions/travel/events to accomplish the RT goals for the coming year
  • Research key audiences to identify common values, shared vision, possible advocates, and opportunities for the audience to participate with ELIC
  • Communicate effectively with key audience contacts and advocates to arrange events and cast the vision of ELIC
  • Plan strategic & engaging events based on the key audience demographic
  • Plan affordable travel logistics – airfare, hotel, car rental, etc.
  • Speak publicly and enthusiastically and cast the vision for ELIC for anywhere from 5 – 90 minutes at a time in various settings (classrooms, churches, conferences, Perspectives, etc.)
  • Engage a wide variety of interested candidates in large or small group settings and encourage them to explore opportunities with ELIC
  • Generate inquiries that translate into committed long-term and short-term teachers through sign-ups, text messages, referrals, registration, social media, etc.
  • Identify ways to bless/serve key audiences through the knowledge/skills ELIC possesses and ways for the audience to deepen their relationship with ELIC
  • Increase general awareness of ELIC and our opportunities through various mechanisms (travel, alumni, social media, campaigns, etc.)
  • Create content and communicate open positions through social media platforms and campaigns
  • Coach alumni and advocates to represent ELIC effectively and be a resource for them as new opportunities/markets develop.
  • Document accurately key audience conversations and travel arrangements (i.e. through Salesforce)
  • Assist in other tasks as requested by the Director
  • Cooperate with other teams in the office when necessary or strategic such as the processing teams, HR, Marketing, etc.
  • Create and contribute to marketing strategies through generating new and creative ideas


Qualifications

  • Committed Christian
  • Passionate about ELIC’s vision and actively works to make that vision a reality
  • Bachelor’s degree. Preferable in marketing, communication, public speaking, intercultural studies/ministry backgrounds or business
  • Overseas experience required, more than 1 year experience preferred and/or service with ELIC
  • Willingness to travel up to 50% of the time
  • Clear communication skills and able to motivate others through written, verbal, and face-to-face conversations
  • Creative in communicating vision and opportunities with others, including strategic thinking and event planning
  • Ability to work with a wide variety of people from different backgrounds and denominations
  • Willing to embrace team and individual goals
  • Detail-oriented, able to record various aspects of travel and key audience relationships
  • Highly-motivated, adaptable, team-oriented individual with the ability to work under pressure in a high-paced context
  • Able to type at least 40 wpm
  • Able to work in MS Office programs, Apple programs, Google applications, and other social media platforms. Knowledge of Salesforce, mail merge and other campaign resources a plus
  • Ability to work closely & collaborate with the RT team to achieve desired goals and strategic plans
  • Social media, business travel, professional appearance, and public speaking experience and knowledge preferred
  • Other helpful traits: enthusiasm, approachability, encouragement, persuasion, storytelling, Collaboration, “woo”
  • Reports to: Recruiting Director
     

Engage Candidate Advisor


Short-term Programs

ELIC is accepting applications for the Candidate Advisor position. This individual will actively and eagerly walk alongside candidates as they consider short-term service and commit to serve overseas with ELIC. The role includes effectively screening and motivating candidates for service, processing a high volume of applications for short-term service, and coaching and equipping candidates for successful service with ELIC. It also requires a significant amount of time on the phone and the ability to prioritize responsibilities while paying attention to detail. Individuals eager to motivate, encourage and equip others for overseas service are encouraged to apply.

Position Requirements

  • A bachelor's degree. Preference given to those with counseling, business or international studies backgrounds.
  • Excellent communicator. Someone with the ability to motivate others through written and verbal communication.
  • Enthusiastic, focused, persistent, persuasive and highly organized.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to plan and prioritize.
  • Experience in the following areas is helpful, but not required: sales and marketing, counseling and coaching, non-profit work, fundraising/support-raising experience.
  • Experience serving overseas preferred.
  • Passionate about ELIC's purpose, vision, and mission
  • Committed Christian

This is a full-time, exempt position located in ELIC's Fort Collins, Colorado office. Start date is July 17, 2017.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: June 30th
 


Candidate Advisor


Long-term Programs

ELIC is accepting applications for the candidate advisor position. This individual will actively and eagerly walk alongside candidates as they consider service and commit to teach overseas with ELIC. The role includes effectively screening and motivating candidates for service, processing a high volume of applications for long-term service, and coaching and equipping candidates for successful service with ELIC. It also requires a significant amount of time on the phone and the ability to prioritize responsibilities while paying attention to detail. Individuals eager to motivate, encourage and equip others for overseas service are encouraged to apply.


Position Requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree. Preference given to those with administrative, communications, counseling, or intercultural studies backgrounds
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to actively motivate others through written and verbal communications
  • Experience living and working overseas
  • Excellent phone skills
  • Highly-motivated, adaptable, team-oriented individual with the ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to plan and prioritize
  • Experience in the following areas is helpful, but not required: sales and marketing, counseling and coaching, non-profit work, fundraising/support-raising experience.
  • Passionate about ELIC’s purpose, vision, and mission
  • Committed Christian

This is a full-time, exempt position located in ELIC’s Fort Collins, Colorado office. Start date is July 24.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: June 30


Logistic and Administrative Specialist


Mobilization Department – Long Term Programs

ELIC is accepting applications for the Logistics and Administrative Specialist position in our U.S. office. This individual will proactively work alongside the Candidate Care Team by developing, implementing, and leading administrative and logistical processes to support candidates for long term service. Duties in this role will vary by season but will include document management, visa acquisition, flight management, and physical mailings.  It also requires communication with organizational leadership in overseas countries of service and requires handling sensitive information with discretion and professionalism. Some travel may be required.


Position Requirements

  • BA/BS required; Preference given to those with degrees in Administration, Business, International Studies, or Communication
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Excellent organizational, leadership, time management and customer service skills.
  • Works well in team environment. Able to function effectively in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and eager to meet required benchmarks
  • Commitment to the purpose, vision, and mission of ELIC.
  • Committed Christian
  • Experience in the following areas is helpful, but not required: Salesforce CRM, previous ELIC work and/service, project management, administration, international experience

 This is a full time, non-exempt position located in ELIC’s Fort Collins, Colorado office. Start date is July 5.