Admissions Counselor

Location
Clemson, SC
Posted
Jun 13, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Clemson University


Location Sikes 105/6
Full/Part Time Full-Time
Regular/Temporary Regular


JOB SUMMARY:

Works closely with prospective students, high school guidance counselors, parents, alumni, and other constituencies to promote and recruit the best possible students to attend Clemson University. Evaluates and processes applications for admission with attention to detail and efficacy. Performs other duties as assigned.
JOB DUTIES:

Potential Student Evaluation: 35% - Essential

Evaluates academic credentials and reviews applications of potential students in a fashion consistent with current Admissions office and University procedures. Makes and communicates admissions decisions. Meets with prospective students and provides accurate information on admission and curriculum to foster effective prospective student experiences with the University.

Promotions and Sponsored Events: 30% - Essential

Promotes and represents the institution to prospective students, their families, and school officials at college fairs, recruitment events, and information sessions. Assists in the development and operation of admissions sponsored events. Provide students and parents with excellent customer service within the context of effective counseling toward the goal of student success.

Admissions Office Communication: 15% - Essential

Initiates communication with prospective students regarding admissions and recruitment processes, activities, and decisions. Responds to requests for information received by the Admissions office via email, telephone, and other forms of communication. Stays abreast in existing University technology to communicate with prospects and applicants for admission.

Travel Management: 15% - Essential

Maintains a full travel schedule and follows the State of South Carolina's guide for travel expenses.

Other duties as assigned: 5% - Essential
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

A bachelor's degree and experience in student services programs.
RESPONSIBILITIES:

JOB KNOWLEDGE
Firm Job Knowledge - Firm working knowledge of concepts, practices and procedures and ability to use in varied situations

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES
No Supervisory Duties - Not responsible for supervising employees.

BUDGETARY RESPONSIBILITIES
No Budget Responsibilities - No fiscal responsibility for the department's budget.
WORKING CONDITIONS:

Occassional overnight travel.
WORK SCHEDULE:

Standard Hrs: 37.5; Band: 05; $37,000 - $46,000
APPLICATION DEADLINE:

June 26, 2018
JOB LOCATION:

Undergraduate Admissions

Enrollment Management

Clemson University - main campus
CLOSING STATEMENT:

Clemson University is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate against any person or group on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, pregnancy, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or genetic information. Clemson University is building a culturally diverse faculty and staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and encourages applications from minorities and women.

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