University Recruiting Coordinator


June 10, 2021

As our University Recruiting Coordinator, you will be responsible for the coordination of both college hires and interns globally. You’ll work closely with the University Recruiting team to guide our college interns and hires, and continually find opportunities to improve our campus brand as an employer of choice.
What you get to do everyday:

  • Schedule interviews for intern, co-op, and student trainee positions for Zendesk’s growing global University Recruiting Program

  • Plan, run and lead online and eventually on-campus events for target universities, which includes company presentations, open houses, interviews, networking events, and meetups

  • Partner with Creative, Marketing and GDEI to develop collateral aligned with our brand messaging

  • Assist and support outreach and recruiting efforts across targeted campuses and affinity groups

  • Update and monitor recruiting systems

  • Create reports for the UR team

  • Design and run university swag distribution in conjunction with design and external vendors

  • Communicate and correspond with recruits on a regular basis, including referrals.

  • Help facilitate the intern, co-op and student trainee programs including on-boarding, mentorship and events.

  • Explore new opportunities such as fairs and sponsorships, at current and prospective universities

  • Some travel may be necessary


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

  • Experience in project coordination including internships, school projects, etc.

  • Strong organizational skills, work ethic, initiative, sense of urgency and attention to detail

  • Excellent technical skills, including significant experience using G-suite.

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • And last, but not least, a palpable and genuine passion for college recruiting!

About Zendesk - Champions of Customer Service
Zendesk started the customer experience revolution in 2007 by enabling any business around the world to take their customer service online. Today, Zendesk is the champion of great service everywhere for everyone, and powers billions of conversations, connecting more than 100,000 logos with hundreds of millions of customers over telephony, chat, email, messaging, social channels, communities, review sites and help centers. Zendesk products are built with love to be loved. The company was conceived in Copenhagen, Denmark, built and grown in California, taken public in New York City, and today employs more than 4,000 people across the world. Learn more at www.zendesk.com.
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