Senior Admissions Counselor

Kentucky, United States
Salary Not specified
Jun 08, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Senior Admissions Counselor

Position Number: S00799P
Position Type: Staff
Position Category: Fulltime Professionals
Search Type: External
Posted Salary Information: Grade 44 (Click here for EKU Salary Grades)
Driver Classification: Driver
City: Louisville
Division: Student Success
Department: Student Success
Unit: Admissions
FLSA: Exempt
Contact Person: Jill Page
Schedule Type: Full Time (40 hrs per week or more)
Additional Schedule Details: This is a remote position based in Louisville. This position requires frequent travel and evening and weekend hours. Additionally, this position requires periodic travel to the EKU campus in Richmond for trainings and on-campus recruitment events.
Funding Source: Institutional
Retirement: KTRS

Position Summary:
The Senior Admissions Counselor is responsible for the identification and recruitment of qualified, new undergraduate students to the University. The incumbent may be based off-campus in a regional location of high recruitment potential. The incumbent will conduct market analysis, employ data analysis to help move prospective students through the recruitment lifecycle predictive modeling to inquiry development, recommend and implement recruitment strategies, and establish relationships with prospective students, families, school counselors, and community members involved in the college search and selection process. The counselor will serve as the Admissions liaison to targeted school counselor associations and related community organizations.

Minimum Education:
-Bachelor’s degree required.
-Master’s degree preferred.

Minimum Experience:
Three years of related experience required. Previous experience in Admissions preferred or an equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Minimum Licensure and Certification:
Valid state driver’s license is required.

Qualification Equivalencies:

Desired Qualifications:

Job Functions:
Identify and recruit undergraduate students to the University
Counsel prospective students, families and others regarding admissions and enrollment processes
Use data and technology to support recruitment strategies
Work in cooperation and collaboration with other university departments and complete all other duties as assigned

Posting Number: S00799P
Number of Vacancies: 1
Job Open Date: 06/03/2021
Application Review Date:
Job Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions Summary:

AA/EEO Statement:
Eastern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educational institution and does not discriminate on the basis of age (40 and over), race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, ethnicity, disability, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information in the admission to, or participation in, any educational program or activity (e.g., athletics, academics and housing) which it conducts or any employment policy or practice.

Background Check Statement:
Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory background check.

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