The NACE Competencies for University Relations and Recruiting Professionals identify the skill sets critical to performance for URR professionals at beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels.
Designed to serve as a roadmap to professional excellence, the competencies can be used to:
- Build professional development plans for URR staff at all levels and functions.
- Develop meaningful job descriptions.
- Identify the skills needed for an effective URR team.
The Competencies for University Relations & Recruiting Professionals complement NACE’s Professional Standards for University Relations and Recruiting, which provide direction and guidance for university relations and recruiting functions. Together, the Standards and Competencies provide a complete picture for the development of URR operations and professionals.