Admissions Representative

Location
Alfred, NY
Posted
Apr 14, 2018
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Nestled in a beautiful valley in the Southern Tier of New York, Alfred State has a long tradition of drawing the best faculty and staff from every field. This College of Technology offers outstanding opportunities in more than 70 majors, where project-based learning, sustainability, and civic engagement are cornerstones of the curricula. When students work on real-world problems, they learn how to think, not what to think, and they learn how to be involved in their community. That is why Alfred State graduates have a 99 percent employment and transfer rate.

Our faculty is dedicated to teaching and the academic success of our students. Alfred State seeks educators who are student-centered and engage in the life of the College. Our tenure process emphasizes teaching and university service with a more flexible approach to scholarship and professional growth. For faculty interested in research, the college maintains a teacher-scholar program to support research including applied research that complements our emphasis in experiential learning, civic engagement and sustainability.

Category: Professional

Department: Admissions

Location: Alfred, NY

Posted: Apr 13, '18

Type: Full-time


Job Description:


Job Description

The Admissions Representative is a key member of the admissions team who will help achieve the enrollment goals for Alfred State. He/She will build educational partnerships with students, parents, school counselors, and a variety of agencies both on and off campus concerning all aspects of Alfred State. Responsibilities include interviewing potential students and personal follow up by assisting the students through the admissions process. Participate in recruitment activities on and off campus. Review applications for admission. Involvement in on-going admissions programs and projects. Assignments will depend on the needs of the office and the talents of the individual. Recruitment travel is expected.



Requirements:


Minimum Education, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Bachelor's degree by May 2018
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work with diverse populations
  • Ability to work as a team member as well as the confidence to work independently
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends as needed
  • Strong work ethic
  • Valid driver's license required.

Preferred Education, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Master's Degree
  • Experience working with diverse student populations such as international and adults Creative initiative and a sense of humor are valued
  • Familiarity with university-related technology such as Banner and ImageNow, and CRM software
  • Knowledge of SUNY and Alfred State
  • Two years full-time experience working in a college admissions environment or related area




Additional Information:


Pursuant to University policy, Alfred State College is committed to ensuring equal employment, education opportunity, and equal access to services, programs, and activities without regard to an individual's race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, gender characteristics, marital status, veteran status, military status, domestic violence victim status, or ex-offender status. Employees, students, applicants or other members of the University community (including but not limited to vendors, visitors, and guests) may not be subjected to harassment that is prohibited by law or treated adversely based upon a protected characteristic.

All applicants are subject to a criminal, employment, and educational background check.

Applicants interested in positions may access the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report for the College at http://www.alfredstate.edu/university-police/annual-security-and-fire-safety-report . Crime statistics are reported in accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act. Applicants may request a hard copy of the report by contacting the SUNY Alfred State College University Police Department at 607-587-3999.



Application Instructions:


All applicants must upload a resume and cover letter.Minimum Education, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Bachelor's degree by May 2018
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work with diverse populations
  • Ability to work as a team member as well as the confidence to work independently
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends as needed
  • Strong work ethic
  • Valid driver's license required.

Preferred Education, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Master's Degree
  • Experience working with diverse student populations such as international and adults Creative initiative and a sense of humor are valued
  • Familiarity with university-related technology such as Banner and ImageNow, and CRM software
  • Knowledge of SUNY and Alfred State
  • Two years full-time experience working in a college admissions environment or related area


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