Coastal Carolina University invites applications for an Admissions Counselor (Student Services Program Coordinator I) position in the Office of Admissions and Merit Awards. This position serves as a member of the undergraduate recruitment staff with responsibilities for recruitment and territory management.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: recruiting in an assigned territory by planning and engaging in travel; counseling students and parents; completing and reviewing applications; communicating the University message through individual contacts and group presentations at on and off-campus events; meeting the enrollment goals of the university as outlined in the strategic plan; and performing other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree and one (1) year full-time work experience are required. Prior experience in admission, student recruitment, student services and/or student life in a college or university setting preferred. A valid driver's license is required. A successful candidate should also possess: a sensitivity to the needs of all prospective students; the ability to communicate effectively with students, parents, and counselors; the ability to analyze admissions documents and process applications, perform detailed work, and handle students confidential matters; excellent oral and written communication skills and organizational skills; and a demonstrated leadership/supervisory capabilities. Additionally, a successful candidate must be a team player, have the ability to multi-task, and be willing to travel alone extensively (both in-state and out-of-state).
Interested applicants may apply online at http://jobs.coastal.edu or online in the Office of Human Resources and Equal Opportunity, Coastal Carolina University, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday and 12:30 p.m. on Friday. Applicants should include an application, cover letter, resume and the names and telephone numbers of three (3) professional references. Deadline to apply: May 29, 2017.
Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.
Full-time positions with benefits (CB65). State pay band: 04. Normal work hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Flexible hours; night and weekend work is required.