Senior Assistant Director
Functional Title Senior Assistant Director
Position Type Administration - Staff
The Office of Undergraduate Admissions is responsible for identifying, cultivating and recruiting potential applicants for admissions as traditional first-time freshmen, transfers, and nontraditional adults; collecting and evaluating credentials; making decisions regarding individuals' candidacies for admission to UNCG; and positively affecting admitted students decisions to matriculate to UNCG. The Office of Undergraduate Admissions serves as a major public relations arm of the institution and helps to shape a positive image of the University through its interaction with parents, prospective students, high school and college counselors, alumni and other external agencies. The Office of Undergraduate Admissions communicates to the public the academic, programmatic and developmental offerings that UNCG provides for its students. Through its activities, the Office of Undergraduate Admissions supports the University's enrollment goals as they pertain to new traditional and non-traditional undergraduates.
Position plans, develops and implements recruitment plan to cultivate applications, support these students throughout the application and enrollment process, represents the University and establishes relationships with area high schools and independent counselors through visits, college fairs and events, and partners with local UNCG Alumni Club to engage alumni in the recruitment process. Provides outstanding customer service through email, phone calls and follow up with prospective students, applicants and newly enrolled students. Counsels various classifications of students including, but not limited to traditional, non-traditional transfer, and second degree. Evaluates academic credentials to determine the admissibility of first-year and transfer applications. Leads in planning of recruitment events in the assigned area, attends Undergraduate Admissions fall and spring open houses and other Admissions events on campus.
Outstanding public speaking skills, project management/event planning skills
Valid diver's license
3+ years of experience in recruitment/admissions at the undergraduate level
Prior event planning experience
Tenure Status N/A
Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants must complete and submit an electronic application for employment to be considered. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing an electronic application. The application must be completed in full detail for your qualifications to be considered.
Applicants are required to upload the following documents with their electronic application:
- Cover Letter
- List of References
Applicants are required to upload a list of references of least three (3) professional references that includes:
Type of reference (Professional, Supervisor, Colleague, Academic or Personal). One (1) of those references will need to be a current or previous supervisor.
Contact Phone Number
Applications are not successfully submitted until an online confirmation number has been received at the end of the application process.
Recruitment Range Commensurate with experience
Org #-Department Admissions - 10202
Job Open Date 09/12/2017
For Best Consideration Date 09/20/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Type of Appointment 1.0 (Full-Time)
Time Limited? No
Number of Months per Year 12
- Cover Letter
- List of References
- Reference Letter 1
- Reference Letter 2
- Reference Letter 3
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Have you acquired your Bachelor's Degree?
- * This position requires extensive travel in/out of North Carolina. Additionally, evening and weekend hours related to recruitment programs. Are you able to fulfill this requirement?
- * Do you currently have a valid drivers license?
- No Response
- Please describe your previous Admissions or Enrollment Management experience?
(Open Ended Question)
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