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Adult Student Admissions Advisor

Tompkins Cortland Community College
Dryden, New York


Date of Notice for Tompkins Cortland PAA Members: October 3, 2023
Date of Notice for All Other Applicants: October 17, 2023

POSITION OFFERED Adult Student Admissions Advisor

TERM OF EMPLOYMENT: Grant Funded, Full-Time, 12-Months

JOB DESCRIPTION: Plays a key role in micro-credential and pathways recruitment and outreach under the supervision of the Director of Admissions. Supports the community engagement strategy that advances the College's mission and goals by partnering with local and regional community organizations. Forges and maintains relationships with regional organizations whose client bases include prospective students in a variety of populations, with a specific focus on adult learners, displaced youth, recently incarcerated individuals, people in recovery, career transitioners, and other unique populations. Leverages relationships at organizations to offer information and recruitment sessions. Conducts strategic outreach at organizations related to career development opportunities through continuing education and engages prospective students through meaningful guidance and support. This position supports the College's mission through outreach and recruitment activities to prospective students and educates partners, community members, and prospective students about micro-credential and pathway opportunities. This position is within the Professional Administrators Union.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Associate's degree or higher and one year of professional experience in educational, government, or non-profit organizations. Efficient oral and written communication skills. Exceptional attention to detail and organization skills. Demonstrated computer skills, including Microsoft Suite, word processing, data entry, and email. Demonstrated awareness and ability to work and communicate with others of various ages, ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds. Must have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation on a flexible schedule for local and regional travel.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Three or more years of experience related to postsecondary education admissions, financial aid, or outreach. Demonstrated ability to build strong relationships and collaborate with individuals, departments, and organizations. Experience working with Technolutions Slate CRM or other CRM tools preferred.

EXPECTED HIRING SALARY RANGE: $55,341-$65,866 Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. As a College employee, this appointment includes NYS retirement benefit options with a choice of a pension or generous matches to 414 retirement plan up to 16% employer contribution, attractive Health Care options with 80% of premiums covered by the College, post-retirement health insurance and supportive work-life balance with 16 holidays, 20 vacation and 12 sick days per year along with tuition assistance in addition to other benefits offered by the College. Inquire for additional details.

Review of applicants to begin November 3, 2023 and continue until position is filled.

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Note: Additional application materials/essays will be requested.

Tompkins Cortland Community College is a culturally diverse campus with over two decades of strong partnerships with international colleges and universities and a commitment to preparing our students for citizenship in a global society. Tompkins Cortland Community College is accredited by the Board of Regents of the State of New York and by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and awards associate degrees in career-oriented and liberal arts/sciences programs of study. Enrollment is approximately 3,500 students. To learn more about the College, visit our website at sponsorship not available. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. AA/EOE

Location: Tompkins Cortland Community College is located in the naturally beautiful and culturally rich Finger Lakes region of upstate New York, near Syracuse, Rochester, Ithaca, and Binghamton. The area is host to many colleges, including Cornell University, as well as excellent healthcare, museums, festivals, and business enterprises.

The State University of New York | Tompkins Cortland Community College is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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