Education Consultant (Assistant Director, Transfer Recruitment)

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Position Title:Education Consultant (Assistant Director, Transfer Recruitment)Position Number:001431Full-time or Part-time:Full TimeDepartment:AdmissionsPosting Number:0401909SHRA/EHRA:SHRAJob Category:StaffHiring Range:$49,250-$54,000Minimum salary:$35,648Maximum salary:$100,700Overall Position Competency:JourneyDescription of primary duties and responsibilities:

Primary Purpose of the Organization:

The primary purpose of the Office of Admissions is to strategically and aggressively recruit and admit students who will ultimately enroll at Fayetteville State University. To meet this goal, the office will encourage students to apply who are from a wide range of geographic, religious, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds In doing so, the office is ethically bound to truthfully represent FSU by providing accurate and updated information to prospective students, their families, and guidance counselors. Also, the office will work very closely with alumni and other constituencies to support respective recruitment efforts. In all of the recruitment endeavors, the Office of Admission value and promote excellent customer service.

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Primary Purpose of the Position:

Working under the supervision of the Senior Assistant Director of Admissions, Transfer Coordinator, The Assistant Director of Admissions, Transfer Recruitment will assist in meeting institutional enrollment goals for transfer students. This person will be responsible for the evaluation of traditional and non-traditional applicants’ academic credentials as well as managing a recruitment process for prospective transfer students (including recruitment, marketing strategies, relationship building, application review, and extensive travel). Additional responsibilities include assistance in operational assignments as needed.

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:

Master’s degree in education, special education, instructional design, educational technology, educational media, or related discipline with coursework in curriculum development or learning theory; or a Bachelor’s degree in the assigned discipline and two years of experience in teaching, educational testing, or instructional design and curriculum development; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.

Knowledge skills and abilities:

Strong interpersonal skills & the ability to work independently and accomplish multiple tasks
Knowledge of college academic offerings & support systems
Computer literate and proficient in use of MS Office Professionals Suite and Banner
Must have outstanding writing, analytical, and problem-solving skills
Must be detailed and goal oriented
Must have knowledge of financial options available to transfer students
Must be extremely flexible and have the ability to adapt to change
Outstanding ability to communicate effectively, patiently, calm, specifically in a higher education environment/community
Ability to process student information in designated student info system
Ability to collaborate as a team member
Ability to work with diverse populations
Must be able to make independent judgements and take initiative whenever needed
Ability to follow oral and written instructions
Must have a commitment to exemplary customer service

Preferred Qualifications:

Prior higher education experience
Valid driver’s license
Experience teleworking, including video conferencing (Zoom, MicroSoft Teams) to interact with colleagues and customers.

Due to the current COVID19 Pandemic ,the employee in this position may be expected to telework and work onsite. High speed internet access is required for successful teleworking.

Special Instructions to Applicants:Closing Date:10/30/2020Open Until Filled:NoOther Information

If no applicants apply who meet the required competency level and training & experience requirements, then management may consider other applicants. Salary would be determined based on competencies, equity, budget, and market considerations.

EEO Statement:

This position is subject to the successful completion of an employment background check. An employment background check includes a criminal background check, employment verification, reference checks, license verification (if applicable), academic verification and credit history check (if applicable).

Fayetteville State University is committed to equality of educational opportunity and employment and does not discriminate against applicants, students, or employees based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information or veteran status. Moreover, Fayetteville State University values diversity and actively seeks to recruit talented students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds.

Veteran's Statement

Fayetteville State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and seeks priority referrals of protected veterans for our openings.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is your highest level of completed education?
    • Highschool/GED
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • Doctoral/Professional/PhD
  2. * Do you have a valid Driver's License?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Please describe your experience related to teleworking.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * If you have work experience in the field of higher education, please explain.

    (Open Ended Question)

Optional & Required DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  3. Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document
  2. Other Documents Continued
  3. Other Documents Continued.
  4. Transcripts (on file with Fayetteville State University)




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Posted: 10/25/2020
Application Due: 11/1/2020
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