Regional Admissions Representative

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Logo Posting Number STA00055PO17 Classification Title Student Services Program Coordinator II Internal Title Regional Admissions Representative Campus Columbia 01 College/Division Palmetto College - Office of the Chancellor Department Palmetto College Band 5 Advertised Minimum Salary $32,838 Advertised Salary Range $32,838 Location of Vacancy Position will located in Columbia, SC and assigned a geographic region to travel in SC Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per week 37.5 Work Schedule Type of Staff Position Full-time Equivalent (FTE) Basis 12 months Job Search Category Student Services

About UofSC

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

Three positions available.

Regional Admissions Representative will represent the University of South Carolina, Palmetto College to prospective students, as well as their parents, spouses, high school guidance counselors, and technical college representatives located within an assigned geographic region in the State of South Carolina.

Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)

Masters degree in Student Services or related field, or bachelor's degree and 2 years related experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in admission, public relations, sales experience or another student personnel area desired. Preference with be given to those who currently live in the existing geographic market and have knowledge of the local secondary schools.


Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with a wide range of audiences. Effective motivational skills, sales abilities, and attention to detail. Must also be able and willing to travel and work a flexible schedule that includes evenings and weekends Excellent organizational ability to manage multiple projects and to work independently and in a team. Ability to relate to diverse pool of prospective college students with tact, diplomacy and discretion. Knowledge of admissions process required, related experience desired in a college setting. Strong computer skills with MS Word, Excel, and relational databases desired. Capability of standing for long periods and handling large quantities of recruitment materials. Energetic, creative and outgoing individual who enjoys travel and event planning. Previous work experience in a position requiring measurable results.

Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies 3 Desired Start Date 08/14/2017 If Research Grant/Time Limited, give end date Job Open Date 07/26/2017 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant

Travel required within geographic region in South Carolina with some overnight travel required.

Quicklink for Posting EEO Statement

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.

Position Attributes

Hazardous weather category Essential Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive No

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    Applicant Documents
    Required Documents
    1. Cover Letter
    2. Letter of Recommendation 1
    3. Letter of Recommendation 2
    4. Letter of Recommendation 3
    5. Resume
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      Posted: 2/28/2018
      Application Due: 3/21/2018
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