Admissions Counselor

Job description

The Admissions Counselor's main objective is to recruit students and follow through with the admissions process until students matriculate. This position evaluates students' academic credentials and makes independent decisions regarding the individuals' admissibility to the University according to current admissions criteria and the University of North Carolina system requirements. This position has the authority to bind the institution to admissions decisions. The Admissions Counselor is responsible for planning and executing targeted recruitment initiatives to increase enrollment. Assigned a specific geographical area, the Counselor carries primary responsibility for all recruitment and communication activities with those prospective students in order to meet the university enrollment goals, including counseling, recruiting, and evaluating prospective students who express interest in UNC Asheville. All of these actions require interpersonal, computer and organizational skills.This position also involves outreach actions to increase awareness of UNC Asheville with high school, transfer, traditional, non-traditional and international students as well as parents, secondary schools and community colleges personnel in order to bring them into the process of working with prospective students, applicants and newly matriculating students.This position requires post-baccalaureate credentials or a bachelor's degree plus equivalent training and experience. Outstanding public speaking, oral and written skills, excellent computer skills, outstanding customer service skills and a valid driver's license are required.

Learn more about this vacancy, and apply online at Applications accepted through April 22, 2018.

Learn more about this vacancy, and apply online at Applications accepted through DATE.

UNC Asheville is committed to equality and diversity of experiences for our students, applicants and employees. Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply regardless of socio-economic status, gender expression, gender and sexual identity, culture, and ideological beliefs. UNC Asheville is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will not discriminate against applicants and employees on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other legally protected status with respect to all terms, conditions, and privileges of university-sponsored activities, employment, and the use of university facilities.





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Posted: 4/10/2018
Application Due: 6/8/2018
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