Griffin Campus Recruiter
Position Summary: The Admissions Officer II (Griffin Campus Recruiter) will serve as the recruiter for all academic programs (11 undergraduate and 5 graduate) offered by the 5 colleges located on the Griffin Campus. This position will provide services and answer questions for prospective students, their families, and their guidance or transfer counselor(s). The person will initiate the admissions and advising processes and serve as the liaison between prospective students and college program coordinators. The position will serve as an effective member of the Academic Affairs/Griffin Campus Team to encourage a diverse group of academically qualified, intellectually curious, and actively involved transfer students to attend the University of Georgia-Griffin Campus. This position reports to the Assistant Director of Academic Affairs.
Responsibilities: Manage a recruitment territory in Georgia and across the nation by actively traveling to high schools, two year and four year colleges to meet with counselors, parents, and prospective University of Georgia Griffin Campus students; coordinate alumni-admissions functions; attend college fairs; and maintain regular contact with prospects, applicants and counselors; implement broad based recruitment plan to address undergraduate completion and graduate program offerings from the five colleges represented on the Griffin Campus.
Qualifications: Bachelors degree required 3-5 years applicable experience required, preferably in a university setting
About UGA: The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University's main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.
Full time/Part time: Full Time
EEO Policy Statement: The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.