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Nelnet Recruiter in Helena, Montana

Nelnet is a student loan servicer that's grown into a fiber internet pioneer, real estate investor, and software provider. But that's just the beginning. With 6,500 associates and growing, we take our business wherever superior customer experiences and ingenuity are needed.

The perks of working at Nelnet go beyond our benefits package. When you join the Nelnet team, you're part of a community invested in the success of each individual. That support comes through in our work, as we are united by our mission of creating opportunities for people where they live, learn, and work.

The Instructional Services Recruiter recruits qualified applicants to fill teacher positions at K-12 education institutions. The teachers’ primarily provide educational instruction in accordance with state and federal guidelines. To successfully recruit and hire, this position produces recruiting strategies in collaboration with Sales, prepares advertisements and conducts recruiting campaigns, interviews, recommends and hires candidates to fill open positions. The Instructional Services Recruiter must stay abreast of industry trends and comply with all applicable laws related to recruiting/hiring concepts, practices and procedures. Collaborate, build and maintain a positive working environment with internal Corporate Recruiting.


  1. Develop, continually evaluate, and coordinate effective teacher recruitment strategies and efforts.

  2. Collaborate with the Corporate Recruiting Team and FACTS Ed to execute a strategy to ensure fulfillment of requested teacher positions.

  3. Conduct initial interviews, consult with colleagues, recommend individuals for hire, and extend offers of employment.

  4. Ensure company, state and federal polices/ laws are followed.

  5. Assist with the on-boarding of new associates.

  6. Provide timely and accurate executive reports on vacant and filled potions.

  7. Work closely with all areas of FACTS Education Solutions to ensure the accurate and timely filling of positions.

  8. Coordinate the transfer of information to Nelnet Corporate People Services.


College degree or commensurate experience.


  1. Minimum of 1 – 3 years of professional recruiting experience.

  2. Experience with volume recruiting preferred.


  1. Excellent communication/presentation skills.

  2. Ability to work through difficult situations.

  3. High level of accuracy, with attention to details.

  4. Aptitude to work with business leaders within FACTS Ed Solutions.

  5. Ability to work effectively under critical time factors and adapt to frequently changing work assignments.

  6. Excellent time management and organization skills.

  7. Strong initiative and ability to exercise independent judgment.

  8. Flexible, team player who is a self-starter and self-motivated.

  9. Basic knowledge of employment law and statutes.

  10. Good negotiation and persuasion skills.

  11. Advanced PC skills and knowledge of MS Office Suite.

Our benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, HSA and FSA, generous earned time off, 401K/student loan repayment, life insurance & AD&D insurance, employee assistance program, employee stock purchase program, tuition reimbursement, performance-based incentive pay, short- and long-term disability, and a robust wellness program. Click here to learn more about our benefits: LINK ( .

Nelnet is an Equal Opportunity Employer, complies with Executive Order 11246, and takes affirmative action to ensure that qualified applicants are employed, and that employees are treated during employment, without regard to race, color, religion/creed, national origin, gender, or sex, marital status, age, disability, use of a guide dog or service animal, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, or any other status protected by Federal or State law or local ordinance. Qualified individuals with disabilities who require reasonable accommodations in order to apply or compete for positions at Nelnet may request such accommodations by contacting Nelnet Corporate Recruiting.

Qualified individuals with disabilities who require reasonable accommodations in order to apply or compete for positions at Nelnet may request such accommodations by contacting Corporate Recruiting at 402-486-5725 or .

Nelnet is a Drug Free and Tobacco Free Workplace.

Nelnet is a leading student loan servicer – but we’re even more than that. We’re a professional services company, telecommunications innovator, and K-12 and higher education expert (and that’s just the shortlist). For over 40 years, we’ve been serving our customers and making their dreams possible.

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