York College is seeking a dynamic and engaging professional to serve as a full-time Admission Counselor/Assistant Director of Admissions on the Enrollment Management team. The Admission Counselor is primarily responsible for undergraduate student recruitment in a specific geographic territory. Primary responsibilities include the recruitment and enrollment of undergraduate students, as well as effective relationship management with prospective students, parents, and high schools through a variety of communication modalities, including in-person, telephone, email, social media, and traditional mail. This position requires extensive overnight travel to a specific area during certain times of the year. This includes some out of state and in state travel. Additional responsibilities include meeting one-on-one with and conducting professional group information sessions for campus visitors, interviewing and counseling prospective students, reading and reviewing applications, and assisting with all on-campus recruitment events. Some evening and weekends required.
This position requires a Bachelor's degree. One to three years of experience in college admissions, prospect management, or sales is also preferred. Candidates must possess proven oral and written communication skills, proficiency in Microsoft Office, customer relationship management skills, excellent teamwork skills, and strong organizational skills. Candidates must possess a valid driver's license.
Interested candidates should electronically submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references.
Review of applications will begin immediately. While applications will be accepted until the position is filled, for full consideration, applications should be received by October 8, 2017.