Admission Representative/Assistant Director of Admission Programs

Job description

Applications are being accepted for the full-time position of Admission Representative/Assistant Director of Admission Programs. These positions will maximize efforts of campus-based admission counselors through comprehensive and on-going  data analysis with predictive tools to assist counselors with travel, outreach, mailing and calling efforts.  Responsibilities will also include providing leadership for all off-campus event planning for assigned regions and supporting territory through counseling efforts. Willingness to step in if territory manager is unavailable is a must. Title is commensurate with experience.

About Cornell College

Cornell College is a selective liberal arts college distinguished by its One Course At A Time curriculum, which allows students to learn at the speed of life with more opportunities for off-campus study, full-time internships, and research blocks. Academic immersion and unparalleled flexibility attract an ambitious student body from 45 states and 18 foreign countries. External endorsements include selection as one of the Colleges That Change Lives, a U.S. News Top 100 liberal arts college, and a Fiske Guide to Colleges Best Buy. Founded in 1853, Cornell's picturesque hilltop campus contains a mix of historic and modern facilities, ranging from the majestic King Chapel to the newly renovated Thomas Commons. It is located in Mount Vernon, Iowa'an urban fringe community recognized by Frommer's as one of "America's Coolest Small Towns" and located in the heart of Iowa's Creative Corridor.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

Bachelor's degree or equivalent required, preferably from a private liberal arts college.  Work experience in a related field is preferred but not required. Title will be commensurate with professional experience in the field of college admission.

Preferred Skills

Critical thinking and problem solving skills.   Advanced Microsoft Excel skills (creating and manipulating pivot tables, vlookup, creating charts and graphs, etc.)  Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite. Knowledge and ability to utilize CRM or ERP software such as Slate or a related higher education software package.  Adept at queries, report writing, and presenting findings. Ability to enthusiastically promote the value of a Cornell College liberal arts education to students, their families, and persons and organizations of influence. Communication, organizational, computer skills, and knowledge of private higher education.  Ability to communicate effectively, interact professionally, maintain confidentiality in a variety of situations (in writing, in person, and on the telephone). Ability to listen well to others and accept input from team members. Must have valid Iowa Driver's License and be insurable to drive to and from high schools and college programs.

This position will remain open until filled, and applications will be reviewed as received. To apply, submit a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references through Cornell's online application system.

Cornell is an AA/EO employer and encourages applications from underrepresented groups. Cornell complies with Iowa's Smoke-free Air Act, participates in e-verify for verification of employment eligibility, and conducts background checks.



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Job No: 818646
Posted: 6/19/2018
Application Due: 8/12/2018
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