Senior Associate Dean of Admission - Regional Recruiter
Senior Associate Dean of Admission - Regional RecruiterSchool/Division:Office of Enrollment ManagementOffice:Office of AdmissionFull-Time or Part-Time:Full-TimeAbout HofstraHofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is the only school to ever host three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). At Hofstra, students get the best of both worlds. Our campus is a leafy oasis just a quick train ride away from New York City and all its cultural, recreational and professional opportunities. We offer small classes and personal attention, with the resources, technology and facilities of a large university. Students can choose from more than 160 undergraduate program options and 165 graduate program options in the liberal arts and sciences, education, health professions and human services, the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs, the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law, the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, and the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Hofstra University is a dynamic community of more than 11,000 students from around the world who are dedicated to civic engagement, academic excellence and becoming leaders in their communities and their careers.Description:The Office of Undergraduate Admissions is seeking a result driven and motivated professional for its newly created role of Regional Recruiter who will be based in Boston, Ma. Reporting to the Director of Admission, this individual will be challenged to use creative recruitment tactics to yield top caliber high school students for undergraduate enrollment. This position will manage a primary territory in Massachusetts and New Hampshire but will also have oversight and supervisory responsibility for the New England recruitment territory and the recruitment staff in those territories. The Office of Undergraduate Admissions will challenge this person to grow through professional development, frequent feedback, and support from the entire Admissions team.
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Development of a recruitment plan for the New England region.
Management of a recruitment territory within the New England area
Reads and advises on admission decisions for those applicants in the specified territory.
Supervises other team members who will have a territory within the New England region.
Manages specialized programs as assigned by the home office.
Travels to campus for required events and trainings at various points during the year
Organizes and facilitates regional receptions, dinners and other recruitment events for students, parents and guidance counselors.
Participates in continued professional development in alignment with University and departmental goals.
Adheres to the rules and regulations of Hofstra University, the Colonial Conference and the NCAA
Ability to travel for several weeks annually
Qualifications:Bachelor’s degree required. 4-5 years of prior admissions experience within higher education with knowledge of both international and domestic recruitment preferred. Candidate should possess strong communication skills both oral and written as well as strong interpersonal, organizational and administrative skills. Proven ability to work within a fast-paced deadline environment with limited supervision. Familiarity with computerized admissions and financial aid systems, such as Ellucian Banner, as well as a working knowledge of PC-based word processing and spreadsheet programs will be advantageous.Application Instructions:For consideration, please email letter of application and resume to:
Claire Fitzgibbon, Director of Admission
Email: [email protected]
Please reference “Regional Recruiter” in the subject line
Voluntary Self-IdentificationAll applicants are invited to complete the three (3) voluntary self-identification formsDeadline:Open Until FilledDate Posted: 07/15/2019Posting Number: 896819-19