Admission Counselor

Job description

The Office of Undergraduate Admission at Marian University is seeking a degreed professional to recruit and counsel prospective students and families in the admission process. Responsibilities include 8-10 weeks of travel, on campus interviewing of prospective students, implementing a comprehensive communication plan, review of applications, and assisting with the planning of recruiting initiatives.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Knowledge of offerings and commitment to the mission of Marian University.
  • Excellent customer service, presentation, verbal/written communication and organization skills.
  • The ability to interact effectively with students, parents, faculty, staff and external constituents.
  • A high level of energy and self-motivation.
  • The ability to think critically and solve complex problems.
  • A high degree of integrity, professionalism and confidentiality.
  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • A valid driver’s license without restriction.
  • Prior admission experience preferred.
  • Flexibility to work some evening and weekend hours.
  • Marian University is located within 10 minutes of downtown Indianapolis, Marian University is one of the nation’s preeminent Catholic institutions of higher learning, and ranks in the Top 25 of US News & World Report’s list of Midwest Region colleges, as well as Money magazine’s list of Top 10 schools in Indiana “For Your Money”. Marian University was founded in 1937 by the Sisters of St. Francis, Oldenburg, Indiana, and the Franciscan Values that the Sisters ingrained into the university’s culture are still prevalent today. The university has experienced tremendous growth in the past 10 years under the leadership of President Daniel J. Elsener, including the opening of the Marian University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2013 – the state’s first new medical school in 110 years. Marian University’s football team has captured the NAIA national championship in 2012 and 2015 in 9 years of existence. Marian University is also home to the most successful collegiate cycling program in the nation, which currently holds 46 national titles.

    Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.Applications require a current resume, a cover letter, and names and contact information of three current references.Only complete applicant packets submitted to [email protected] will be considered.No phone calls please.

    Marian University is an Equal Opportunity Employer




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    Posted: 10/9/2019
    Application Due: 12/27/2019
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