Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management

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Working Title Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management Job Summary

Savannah State University seeks qualified applicants for Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management. This position is responsible for the University’s Enrollment Management Plan, including comprehensive oversight for planning and implementation of goals, objectives and strategies related to each office under Enrollment Management, as well as ensuring those goals, objectives and strategies are reflective of the vision and mission of Savannah State University. Provides strategic leadership and direction in all institutional initiatives related to student enrollment, retention and advising, and will ensure each objective is in direct alignment with the overall mission and goals of Savannah State University. Serves as a member of the President’s leadership team; collaborates with the executive members to review, develop, establish and implement a strategic, comprehensive enrollment plan as well as general University policies and procedures. Directs the formulation, implementation and enhancement of recruiting strategies, including marketing plans for recruitment and retention of students, enrollment policy, divisional operations, and services; advises the President and Executive Leaders on enrollment management and retention trends and issues. Conducts analysis and prepares reports on reenrollment activities, measures, and makes recommendations to attain University enrollment and retention goals. May be directed to perform job related tasks other than those specifically delineated in this description. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience; competitive benefits program.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree required; Ph.D. or ABD preferred, with a minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible higher education administrative and fiscal management experience. Three years of experience in enrollment management, admissions, financial aid, or retention required; seven years of experience preferred. Enrollment management leadership experience at a regional comprehensive public institution preferred. Must have ability to develop and implement a comprehensive strategic enrollment management plan. Demonstrated success at development and implementation of strategic initiatives and programs and ability to articulate vision of growth and success. Strong records of leadership and success at progressively middle management in higher education administration. Demonstrated successful management capability at a complex and highly diverse institution, including project and resources (physical capital, human, technology, etc.) oversight. Evidence of commitment to ethnic, cultural, and gender diversity, and advancing the interest of underrepresented groups; knowledge of contemporary issues in higher education. Exceptional oral and written communication, fiscal/budgetary planning, interpersonal and organizational skills; capacity to exemplify highest ethics/credibility standards. Exceptional strategic thinking, analytical, problem solving and research capacity, including ability to analyze or interpret and articulate complex information/data and documents. Extended hours required. Background and/or credit check may be required.

Preferred Qualifications Special Information to Applicants

Savannah State University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative-Action Institution committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, genetics, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records State.
Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation.
Your application is not considered complete until all required documents have been uploaded to the appropriate section.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S4512014 Number of Vacancies Desired Start Date Position End Date Open Date 12/21/2018 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions Summary

Complete application online; https://jobs.savannahstate,edu; submit cover letter, resume, transcript(s), and three letters of reference.

Review of applications will begin upon receipt and continue until the position is filled.

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Applicant Document Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Letter of Reference 1
  4. Letter of Reference 2
  5. Letter of Reference 3
  6. Unofficial Transcript 1
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcript 2




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Posted: 12/29/2018
Application Due: 1/28/2019
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