Assistant Director, Admissions
School/Division Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service (PS1046)
Compensation Grade Band 53
Category Student Services/Athletics
Position SummaryThe Assistant Director of Admissions will assist the Director of Admissions with the strategic management of the admissions process and operations, with a focus on recruitment and admissions for Wagner’s online programs. The incumbent will support data and admissions process management, application review and verification, student enrollment, and other core functions of the admissions cycle.
Bachelor’s degree is required.
Master's degree in Public Administration, Education, Counseling or related fields is preferred.
3 - 5 years related experience in recruitment, advising, admissions or student services.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
This position requires excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills as well as strong problem-solving and organizational skills. Must be able to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies with a high degree of customer service orientation. Proficiency in Microsoft Office and the ability to acquire technical and functional proficiency with new software applications.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Knowledge or personal experience with graduate-level coursework is desired. Previous experience with educational databases and/or HTML or CSS. An understanding of online programs, or an eagerness to learn.Additional InformationNYU Wagner prepares public service leaders to translate ideas into actions that have an effective and lasting impact on the public good. Our faculty’s research changes the way people frame, understand, and act on important public issues. We provide our students with critical skills, access to all that New York City has to offer, and a deep understanding of context surrounding public service challenges—which they use to improve cities and communities across the globe. For more information about Wagner, please visit our website. EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity