Senior Admissions Officer/Assistant Director

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Since its inception, NYU has been a distinctly urban university, one that NYU founder, Albert Gallatin, called a university that is "in and of the city." Today, the University has evolved into a university that is "in and of the great cities of the world." NYU's global network comprises three degree-granting campuses: one in the heart of New York City, a second in Abu Dhabi, and a third in Shanghai. NYU's more than 50,000 students study more than 4,000 courses in hundreds of degree and non-degree programs at locations around the world. In addition to the three portal campuses, students can study abroad at global academic centers in Accra, Berlin, Buenos Aires, Florence, Madrid, London, Paris, Prague, Tel Aviv, Sydney, and Washington, DC.


The Senior Admissions Officer/Assistant Director recruits, evaluates, and participates in the selection of candidates for admission. Maintains liaison with all organizations and individuals involved in the admissions process. Develops public presentations designed to promote the institution. Advises parents and applicants about educational planning. Typically responsible for more complex recruitment region or category than Admissions Officer 2. May possess specialized knowledge in one or more areas of admissions, e.g. international recruitment, multicultural recruitment, web-based recruitment, etc. May have project or program responsibility. This position will work specifically on the international admissions team within the Undergraduate Admissions office, and will play a key role in reviewing international applications for admission to NYU.


Required Education:Bachelor's Degree andRequired Experience:2+ years experience working in international admissions for US higher education institution.Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:Ability to promote the University and to work independently as well as part of a team. Outstanding interpersonal, public speaking, and writing skills. Ability to handle sensitive situations and/or people. Valid driver’s license. Ability to work evenings, weekends, and travel extensively. Knowledge and understanding of various international educational systems and credentials.Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:Knowledge of CRM Slate and PeopleSoft preferred.

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Posted: 5/2/2019
Application Due: 6/29/2019
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