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Admission Counselor

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Hendrix College
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Conway, AR
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Published 5 days ago

Reporting to the Director of Admission, the Admission Counselor will contribute to the overall recruitment efforts of Hendrix College and plan and implement programs for attracting and matriculating students, which achieve the strategic enrollment objectives of the College. 

Principal Duties and Responsibilities 

• Present information about Hendrix to groups of students, parents, educators, and alumni. 

• Interview prospective students. 

• Evaluate and present applications to the admission committee. 

• Develop and implement a comprehensive recruitment and admission plan and goals for assigned geographic regions. 

• Travel to high schools, college fairs, conduct interviews and other events as assigned – travel may vary by territory, but a typical annual assignment includes: 1) 50-60 high schools visits, 2) 25-30 college fairs, and 3) 4-5 other events. 

• Correspond with students, parents, educators, and alumni. 

• Collect and interpret relevant data. 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities 

The Admission Counselor will possess a vision and instinct for successfully recruiting students, for executing a comprehensive recruitment plan, and for managing admission recruitment events and familiarity with selective liberal arts colleges. Applicants should demonstrate exceptional communication and organizational skills, an outgoing personality, the desire to work with persons of diverse backgrounds, the ability to articulate the value of a liberal arts education, familiarity with communications technology, energy, enthusiasm, and an ability to contribute as a member of a team. Candidates must be willing to travel 10-12 weeks per year and to work evenings and weekends.  

Qualifications Required 

• Bachelor’s degree 

• Exceptional communication and organizational skills 

• Proven problem-solving, time management, and analytical skills 

• Excellent oral and written communication skills 

• A valid driver’s license 

• Creativity and the flexibility to adapt to constant change 

• Previous admission experience 

• Prior customer service experience 

To apply submit a cover letter and contact information for three professional references online at https://jobapply.page.link/MMoC

Hendrix College strives to maintain an environment free from discrimination and harassment, where employees treat each other with respect, dignity and courtesy. The College adheres to the principle of equal educational and employment opportunity without regard to age, race, color, religion, gender, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, or national origin. 

The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Shawn Goicoechea, Assistant Director of Human Resources & Title IX Coordinator 1600 Washington Ave, Conway, AR 72032 501-450-1415 goicoechea@hendrix.edu 

Questions about positions? Email hr@hendrix.edu for assistance. 

Reporting to the Director of Admission, the Admission Counselor will contribute to the overall recruitment efforts of Hendrix College and plan and implement programs for attracting and matriculating students, which achieve the…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    August 16, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Benefits

Hendrix College provides a robust benefit package include health, retirement (with employer contribution and match starting after 2 years), education at Hendrix (or beyond for dependent children), outstanding paid holidays in addition to generous vacation and sick leave.

Hendrix College provides a robust benefit package include health, retirement (with employer contribution and match starting after 2 years), education at Hendrix (or beyond for…

Location

On-site
1600 Washington Ave, Conway, AR 72032, USA

How to Apply

Apply online at https://jobapply.page.link/MMoC

Apply online at https://jobapply.page.link/MMoC

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