Admissions Counselor

North Carolina, United States
Salary Not specified
Sep 16, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Admissions Counselor

North Carolina Central University

Closing Date: 9/16/2020 at 11:55 PM

Primary Purpose of Position:
The primary purpose of the Office of Undergraduate Admissions is to identify, qualify, and enroll the best brightest and diverse population of talented students, which North Carolina, the region, the nation and the world has to offer and to promote for our clientele an exemplary array of programs to meet their educational professional development interests.

Minimum Education/Experience:
Bachelor’s degree with at least 2 years of admissions experience preferred. Degree must be received from an appropriately accredited institution. Experience involving public contact, oral and written communication and the interpretation of policies and procedures preferable in higher education, the field of teaching, student services or a related educational capacity is preferred. Candidate must poses a valid driver’s license.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Proven excellence in verbal and written communication. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one settings, as well as in small and large group situations, to a variety of audiences. Ability to prioritize tasks, plan work within the larger contest of known program goals, make thoughtful decisions, and work independently on occasion. Proficiency in MS Office Applications, including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel. Experience in using a student information system (BANNER, DATATEL, etc.). Demonstrated ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team. Excellent customer service, oral communication, and interpersonal skills to deal effectively, with a broad range of administrators, staff, faculty, students, and visitors. Ability to handle multiple priorities and projects. Review and manage student applications including contacting applicants regarding procedure compliance, offering guidance, and to ensure on-time submission of required components. Posses the ability to implement recruitment strategies. Demonstrated commitment to working with diverse populations. Ability to maintain accuracy and confidentiality of all information, files, and records via the BANNER system preferred. Be able and willing to travel frequently.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

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North Carolina Central University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.