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Admissions Recruiter Advisor

University of South Florida
Tampa, FL

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Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
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Job Title: Admissions Recruiter Advisor
Location: Tampa, FL
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 29955
Posting Details

Department: 0-3710-000/Admissions

College/Division: Academic Affairs - Student Success

Salary Plan: Administration

Hiring Salary/Salary Range: $47,659

Position Number: 00028893


The Office of Admissions is responsible for recruitment, admission and enrollment of domestic and international undergraduate and graduate students at the University of South Florida. Approximately 79,000 admissions applications (31,000 freshman, 20,000 transfer, and 14,000 graduate) are processed and evaluated each year, augmented by academic credentials (e.g., high school and/or postsecondary transcripts, test scores, residency affidavits, conduct/disciplinary documentation. etc.) for each applicant.


The In-State Admissions Recruiter/Advisor serves as one of the first points of contact for prospective students, parents, and high school or community college counselors. The position is responsible for communicating via email, telephone, in person, and travelling as needed to represent USF at onsite locations and present admissions information. Additionally, the Admissions Recruiter/Advisor compiles and analyzes recruitment data, and aids the department in reaching recruitment objectives to support the mission of the university.


Manages an in-state geo-market/recruitment territory by actively traveling to high schools and two-year colleges in key, primary markets to provide advising services and meet with counselors, parents, and prospective USF students. Provides admission counseling and information sessions with students and families through in-person individual and group settings, and via telephone, correspondence, and email. Acts as a primary point of contact for this population of students and their families, as well as guidance counselors from related high schools.

Conducts dynamic presentations and effectively answers questions about admission and application requirements and processes. This position will attend college fairs, and maintain regular contact with prospects, applicants and counselors from the assigned recruitment territory. Utilizes Travel Management and Enrollment Planning Service components in CRM. Adheres to office-wide travel policies and standard operating procedures.

Analyzes data to determine marketing effectiveness and impact on applicant and enrollment objectives for targeted populations. Develops and utilizes various reports. Compiles and analyzes statistical data for routine, periodic, and ad hoc reports. Prepares regular recruitment activity reports, statistical analyses, and enrollment projections.

Evaluates applications for admission and supporting academic credentials to determine admissibility and scholarship eligibility. Conducts decision-ready evaluations on a routine basis for timely admission decisions and in support of special projects.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education & Experience):

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in relate field. Alternatively, in specialized academic areas, the position may require a degree in that field of study. Work experience may not be substituted for the Bachelor's degree requirement for this position.

Preferred Qualifications:

Preference will be given to candidates who have at least one year of experience in undergraduate admissions, or student services in a higher education setting. Fluency in a language other than English -especially Spanish and/or Haitian Creole - is preferred.

USF Tampa

Information for Applicants

This position is subject to a Level 1 criminal background check.

Job Opening Number:

Posting Date: 02/16/2022

Posting End Date: Open until filled

How To Apply

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Apply online by completing the required information and attaching your cover letter and resume. Please include your experience as it relates to the qualifications stated above. YOUR COVER LETTER AND RESUME, PLUS ANY OTHER REQUESTED MATERIAL, MUST BE IN ONE ATTACHMENT. Only online applications are accepted for this position.

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Equal Employment Opportunity

USF is an equal opportunity, equal access academic institution that embraces diversity in the workplace.

The University of South Florida does not discriminate on the basis of sex and prohibits sexual harassment. Any person may report sex discrimination, including sexual harassment (whether or not the person reporting is the person alleged to be the victim of conduct that could constitute sex discrimination or sexual harassment), in person, by mail, by telephone, or by electronic mail, using the contact information listed for the Title IX Coordinator. Reports may be made at any time either online or directly to the University's Title IX Coordinator.

Work Location

Campus map and location overview: USF - Tampa Campus

About USF

The University of South Florida is a high-impact global research university dedicated to student success. Over the past 10 years, no other public university in the country has risen faster in U.S. News and World Report's national university rankings than USF. Serving more than 50,000 students on campuses in Tampa, St. Petersburg and Sarasota-Manatee, USF is designated as a Preeminent State Research University by the Florida Board of Governors, placing it in the most elite category among the state's 12 public universities. USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference.

Working at USF

With more than 16,000 employees at USF, the University of South Florida is one of the largest employers in the Tampa Bay region. At USF you will find opportunities to excel in a rich academic environment that fosters the development and advancement of our employees. We believe in creating a talented, engaged and driven workforce through on-going development and career opportunities. We also offer a first class benefit package that includes medical, dental and life insurance plans, retirement plan options, tuition program and generous leave programs and more.

To learn more about working at USF please visit: Work Here. Learn Here. Grow Here.

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