Assistant Dean of Admission (2 positions)

Location
Clinton, New York
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Hamilton is one of the nation's top liberal arts colleges. It is independent, highly selective, coeducational and residential. Originally founded in 1793 as the Hamilton-Oneida Academy, Hamilton is today composed of 1,850 diverse and talented students from nearly all of the 50 states and approximately 40 countries. More information can be found at www.hamilton.edu/about.

The Office of Admission at Hamilton is seeking a results-oriented admissions professional who wants to be part of a highly effective team. The staff of the Office of Admission is characterized by an unusual degree of teamwork and camaraderie, a high level of energy and commitment, exceptional communication skills and creative problem-solving abilities.  This is a full-time, benefited position available to start June 1.

Responsibilities will include review of applications and selection of candidates for admission; interviewing prospective students; conducting group information sessions and other presentations; secondary school counselor relations; travel to secondary schools, college fairs and other off-campus programs; regional management of assigned recruitment territories; and management of special programs within the Office of Admission.

Candidates should possess excellent oral and written communication skills; strong organizational and analytical abilities; be strongly service-oriented; and be willing to travel six to eight weeks per year and work some weekends. Experience with social media promotion is desirable. Entry-level candidates as well as those with admission experience will be considered.  Salary will be commensurate with experience.

Interested applicants should submit a resume, letter of interest and contact information for three professional references via https://apply.interfolio.com/41762. Consideration of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.