Admission Counselor

Location
McMinnville, Yamhill County
Posted
May 07, 2014
Employment Type
Full Time
Linfield College - a private, undergraduate, liberal arts and sciences college serving over 2,400 students - seeks a full time Admission Counselor to develop and implement programs and activities designed to enroll new undergraduate students. The Admission Counselor participates in a full range of recruitment and admission efforts; including travel, group presentations, individual meetings, and application review. Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree and the ability to communicate the merits of a liberal arts education required. Prior experience in an admission environment preferred. Benefits: Linfield College offers a comprehensive benefits package as part of its overall compensation program. Among these benefits are tuition remission, immediate employee participation in our 403(b) retirement program and 100% vesting in the college’s 11.25% contribution after 1 year of employment or immediately if you have received contributions from a qualified institution of higher education within the last 12 months, flexible spending accounts, college-paid life insurance and short- & long-term disability insurance, generous paid time off, the choice of two medical insurance plans (an HMO and a PPO), and a dental and vision insurance plan. Additionally, employees and their eligible dependents receive free access to gym and swimming pool facilities, the library, and entrance into athletic events. Environment: Founded in 1858, Linfield College is recognized for its strong teaching faculty, outstanding programs, and distinctive international emphasis. Linfield has a challenging and exciting academic program that features a broad liberal arts core and an atmosphere in which there is genuine concern for individuals and their progress. The College includes three divisions - the historic and traditional campus in McMinnville, the Portland campus (serving nursing majors), and the Adult Degree Program (online courses), which began in 1975. Linfield College is ranked in the U.S. News 2014 Best Online Programs and is highly rated as a national liberal arts college by U.S. News & World Report and The Princeton Review, among other publications. For more information about the College, please explore www.linfield.edu. Application: Interested candidates should view the complete position description and submit a cover letter and resume online at http://linfieldjobs.iapplicants.com/searchjobs.php. Linfield College is an equal opportunity employer, committed to a diverse learning community.