ADMISSIONS COUNSELOR - TRADITIONAL STUDENTS
POSITION: ADMISSIONS COUNSELOR – TRADITIONAL STUDENTS
DEPARTMENT: ENROLLMENT MANAGEMENT - ADMISSIONS
DIVISION: STUDENT AFFAIRS AND ENROLLMENT MANAGEMENT
OPEN DATE: NOVEMBER 18, 2022
CLOSING DATE: REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS WILL BEGIN IMMEDIATELY AND CONTINUE UNTIL POSITION IS FILLED.
Responsibilities: Under occasional supervision, the Admissions Counselor is responsible for the recruitment and enrollment of diverse student populations including, but not limited to ethnic, cultural, social, lifestyle, and global diversity. The Admissions Counselor engages in the following duties: Recruits and assists in enrolling talented, highly qualified students from diverse backgrounds with an emphasis on traditional student population; Cultivates strategic partnerships with secondary school students, guidance counselors, educators and alumni that enable the University to meet its admissions goals; Communicates and promotes the University's educational programs to student prospects through secondary school visits, college fairs, personal interviews and individual recruiting. The Admissions Counselor reports directly to the Assistant Director of Admissions.
Qualifications: Requires a Bachelor's degree supplemented by one to three years of substantive experience in admissions, recruitment, high school guidance, public relations, counseling or other relevant field or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Excellent interpersonal skills (written, verbal, phone) and work ethic required. Travel required; must have a valid driver's license. Must be able to work a flexible schedule including evenings and some weekends. Bilingual skills (English/Spanish or other) desirable. Must have a valid driver's license.
Finalists for this position are subject to a background check. Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background investigation including criminal history and identity check.
To apply, please email [email protected] or Fax to (704) 330-1494: Use the Subject Line “Admissions Counselor – Traditional Students”. Include a cover letter, resume, completed JCSU application, contact information for three professional references, and unofficial transcript(s). (Official transcripts will be required of the finalists).
INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED - Please be sure to include all documents requested above when applying.
The above information may also be mailed to:
Admissions Counselor – Traditional StudentsSearch CommitteeJohnson C. Smith UniversityOffice of Human Resources100 Beatties Ford RoadCharlotte NC, 28216
About Johnson C. Smith
Johnson C. Smith University, a 155-year-old historically black liberal arts college dedicated to serving a diverse student body, is located in Charlotte, NC. The University has a rich history and is heralded as one of the best of the Historically Black Colleges and Universities in the nation, serving 1400 students in undergraduate, graduate, non-traditional and adult programs. Johnson C. Smith University continues to gain a strong national reputation for integrating the liberal arts with business, the sciences and technology. For more information, please visit https://www.jcsu.edu
Johnson C. Smith University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability or veteran’s status as it relates to student enrollment or hiring. Johnson C. Smith University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate and master's degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Johnson C. Smith University.