Admissions Advisor (Office of Admissions and Recruitment, Division of Student Affairs)
Job ID: 16271
Location: Hunter College
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Reporting to the Associate Director of Admissions and Recruitment at Hunter College the Admissions Advisor will be responsible for the following tasks in addition to the CUNY Title Overview:
Recruits freshman and transfer applicants from an assigned territory including reviewing applications for the purpose of making admission decisions.
Travels to high schools, colleges, and recruitment fairs both regional and occasionally outside of the New York area is required.
Makes data-informed decisions using products such as Hobsons Connect and Enrollment Planning Services (EPS).
Coordinates Hunter admissions social media outlets, creating relevant campaigns and engaging the target audience.
Seeks and retains knowledge of best industry practices in undergraduate admissions and recruitment and applies this knowledge to everyday duties.
Bachelor's Degree required.
Demonstrated communication skills, writing and public speaking ability, events and local or regional travel planning, exemplary customer service skills and ability to build and maintain relationships with key constituents and prospects within assigned territory.
Knowledge of trends and best practices in the field of admissions, recruitment or enrollment management in general.
Active working knowledge of all of Hunter College’s programs and opportunities and the ability to present this information to prospective students in all formats.
Experience with social media outlets in regard to use in recruitment (i.e. Facebook, Twitter,
Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, etc. and Hobson's Connect or other enrollment management CRM.
Research and analytical skills are required in order to conduct demographic, geographic and historical research, as it pertains to Hunter College's applicant trends within assigned territory and market.
Ability to work independently, take initiative, and be a proactive member of the admissions team.
Valid driver’s license preferred.
Must be available to work evening /weekend hours.
CUNY TITLE OVERVIEW
Coordinates and contributes to student recruiting activities.
Conducts open house sessions and orientations to ensure applicants are fully informed of requirements and processes
Assists in direct recruiting at high schools, community outreach events, and other appropriate locations
Provides general information on programs and services in person or by telephone, email, or letter
Maintains current information about College programs and degree requirements
Performs related duties as assigned
Job Title Name: Admissions Advisor
Assistant to HEO
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS
Salary commensurate with education and experience, within the approved range for this position
($38,701 - $45,278).
CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial wellbeing, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.
HOW TO APPLY
Applications must be submitted online by accessing the CUNY Portal on City University of New York job website http://www.cuny.edu/employment.html and following the CUNYfirst Job System Instructions. Current users of the site should access their established accounts? new users should follow the instructions to set up an account. To search for this vacancy, click on Search Job Listings, select More Options To Search For CUNY Jobs and enter the Job Opening ID number. The required material, as stated on the CUNYfirst vacancy notice, for the application package must be uploaded as ONE file in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, or text format. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
The search will remain open until the position is filled.
JOB SEARCH CATEGORY
CUNY Job Posting: Managerial/Professional
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.