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Community Relations Officer
Wednesday, January 03


  • Uses creative and effective strategies to increase market awareness of the SCIS brand in the community, with the purpose of increasing student enrollment and brand perception
  • Enhances SCIS’s relationship with key stakeholders within the greater community, including early childhood/feeder schools, local businesses, relocation agencies, corporate human resource departments, consulates, and other establishments that will benefit the school community
  • Assists in planning open house events and/or other forms of attracting potential families, as well as school community events for the purpose of retention
  • Helps ensure high standards of quality in all print and electronic advertisements, the school website, publications, communications, policies, and internal documents
  • Supports various admissions related responsibilities, such as scheduling and providing school tours, communicating with and supporting prospective families, managing the enrollment database, and assisting the reenrollment process
  • Develops and implements standard operating procedures and communications strategies, and assists with policy review and development
  • Establishes positive relationships within the school community, including administrators, parents, teachers, student leaders, and alumni
  • Works closely with the SCIS Director of Schools and Head of Admissions on maintaining strong school-community relations
  • University graduate
  • Fluency in written and spoken English
  • Fluency in Mandarin is a bonus
  • Strong organizational skills with attention to details

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Experience in marketing, communications, and public relations
  • Experience within K-12 international schools preferred
  • Ability to handle numerous assignments simultaneously and bring to completion
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, and Power Point
  • Basic knowledge of design programs is a bonus
Shanghai Community International School

Shanghai Community International School (SCIS) is a non-profit educational day school established in 1996 as one of Shanghai’s original international schools. SCIS is governed by a self-perpetuating board of directors and overseen by the International Schools Foundation. SCIS has three campuses in Shanghai with two in Puxi and one in the Pudong area. With over 60 nationalities and 35 languages represented on our campuses, SCIS offers a truly international experience. We are a dynamic international community of teachers, students, and parents who come together with a shared vision of holistic student-education. Our mission is to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring learners who contribute positively to their communities. This mission has propelled us to the forefront of education in Shanghai, and we are now authorized as an International Baccalaureate (IB) Continuum World School, providing a continuum of education for students aged 2-18 comprising of the Primary Years Program (PYP), Middle Years Program (MYP), and Diploma Program (DP). The IB is a world-class academic program aimed at rigorous critical thinking and global citizenship.

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