Graduate Admission Counselor
Graduate Admission Counselor
Department: Graduate Admission
Monmouth University is seeking applications for a Graduate Admission Counselor.
The candidate would be expected to: serve as a representative of the University to recruit prospective graduate students; primary function of the position is to promote the institution and Graduate Studies; coordinate recruitment efforts with faculty program directors; work collaboratively with program directors to assist students throughout the process, troubleshoot, and meet enrollment targets; work with the Associate Vice President of Undergraduate and Graduate Admission, graduate marketing specialist, and program directors to help develop, evaluate, execute, and track program-specific marketing and recruitment initiatives.
A complete list of job duties is available at http://jobs.monmouth.edu.
Required Degree, License or Certifications:
Bachelor's degree, Valid Automobile Driver's License in your state of principal residence
Required Skills or Software:
Basic Knowledge of MS Word 2013, Basic Knowledge of MS Excel 2013, Must be able to utilize a variety of computer software programs in order to successfully complete assigned tasks, Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, Must be able to treat confidential and sensitive information appropriately
Required Years of Experience: 1
Must have a keen orientation to goal achievement, strong organizational and communication skills, capability to work in a fast-paced environment, high energy, enthusiasm, and self-motivation. Ability to interact effectively with diverse groups of people, including prospective students, faculty, administrators and outside community members.
Must be willing to work evening hours and weekends, and travel in and out of state for recruitment purposes. Ability to plan, organize and set priorities. Willingness and ability to travel/recruit throughout New Jersey and the surrounding tri-state area. Must be able to function independently and work in collaboration with program directors to achieve enrollment targets.
Master’s degree on graduate-level coursework. Recruiting/sales background, work experience in an admission office as a full-time or student employee, and/or work experience in the health sciences field is preferred.
Log in to http://jobs.monmouth.edu to apply and see the job duties for this position no later than the deadline date.
Posting Date: 03/17/2021
Located along New Jersey's northern coastline, Monmouth University is a top-tier, private comprehensive institution that is home to innovative academic programs, expert faculty, and nationally ranked Division I athletics. The University enrolls approximately 6,200 students in nearly 60 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, including two doctoral programs.
Small classes geared toward individual attention and immersive learning experiences that extend beyond the classroom, define the student experience at Monmouth. The University's dynamic learning environment empowers students to become active participants in their education while fully preparing them for life after graduation. Monmouth's faculty, experts in their respective disciplines and industries, foster student growth by collaborating with undergraduates and graduates in their research and scholarship.
Approximately one hour from New York City and Philadelphia, Monmouth University sits at the heart of a vibrant culture rich in history, the arts, technology, and entrepreneurship. The University's 168-acre coastal campus has been named one of the most beautiful in the world, and blends the classic elegance of National Historic Landmarks with state-of-the-art facilities. Recent updates include a $47 million renovation to the Edison Science Building and construction of a $16 million stadium, which hosts more than half of the University's student-athletes.
A multitude of experiences is available just outside the campus gates. Access Asbury Park's legendary music scene and diverse cultural opportunities supported by an active LGBTQ community. Enjoy Red Bank's lively theater and dining hub and Long Branch's redeveloped waterfront with recreational and upscale shopping offerings.
Founded in 1933 as Monmouth Junior College, the institution became Monmouth College in 1956 and received its university charter in 1995. Today, Monmouth University is listed in U.S. News & World Report's “Best Colleges,” The Princeton Review's “The Best 382 Colleges,” and Money magazine's “Best Colleges for Your Money.”
Monmouth University is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.