Regional Placement Manager

Regional Placement Manager


Job Overview:

The Regional Placement Manager (RPM) will oversee the successful matching process of exchange students with host families in a dedicated region.  RPMs will be responsible for managing effective relationships in the region, understanding the unique qualities of a particular state or town, and motivating and empowering local coordinators to achieve goals.  The RPM serves as the primary manager for all international exchange coordinators (IECs) with respect to outreach, networking and placement in the region.


Core Accountabilities:

  • Hit weekly and monthly placement goals for the region
  • Develop relationships with new schools and manage existing school relationships
  • Work closely with the Program Support Manager (PSM) on all aspects of region management including IEC development, growth, hiring, planning and regional goals
  • Participate in on-site team meetings in the region
  • Ensure adherence to all compliance regulations with respect to all region placements
  • Provide feedback and support to regional coordinators ensuring that success is reached in their particular area
  • Provide local coordinators with the appropriate materials and supplies for in-region events


Key Deliverables:

  • Meeting or exceeding placement goals
  • Ensuring all new IECs in a given region make at least one placement in their first year
  • Highlight and communicate all key incentives in a timely manner to the region
  • Maintain regular communication with the regional coordinators (RCs) supporting a plan that achieves goals throughout the year

Benefits of working at High School Exchange Year:

  • Market-leading healthcare and benefits
  • Outstanding vacation time - 3 weeks to start - 4 weeks in year two
  • Comprehensive training and professional development
  • Domestic and international travel opportunities
  • Complimentary in-house language classes

See Inside the Office of EF Education First

EF Education First is the world leader in international education. At EF, everything employees do is centered around the company’s mission: opening the world through education. Since it was founded 50 years ago, EF’s language learning, educational travel, and cultural exchange programs have helped people of all ages and nationalities become citizens of the world.

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