Special Instructions to Applicants:
This is a full-time benefits-eligible position. Benefits include
competitive salary; health, dental, vision, life insurance, AD
& D, long-term disability; 3 weeks paid vacation per year; 3
weeks of accrued sick leave per year; 13 paid holidays; retirement;
and generous education assistance for an employee, spouse and
dependent children taking classes at UCM .
Completed UCM online application for employment required.
Incomplete applications will not be considered.
A review will begin immediately and continue until filled.
NOTE : A background check is required for the selected candidate of
this position and any job offer is contingent on the results of
The University of Central Missouri is an Equal Opportunity Employer
and specifically invites applications from women, minorities,
veteran status, and people with disabilities.
Monday-Friday 8:00 am -5:00 pm
Occasional nights and weekends
Open Until Filled
This position acts as a recruiter and is a complex administrative
position that must maintain an extensive knowledge of university
admission requirements, policies and procedures in order to
interpret those regarding admissions. Incumbent must be able to
implement a comprehensive recruitment strategy within a specific
territory or specific population of students and advise students on
enrollment requirements. Travel and promote the university in a
positive manner at recruitment events including community college
fairs and visits with the primary focus in the Kansas City metro
area. Educate and inform prospective transfer students, parents,
and college administrators about all aspects of the university
including degree programs on-campus, online, and at UCM Lee’s
Summit. Plan and implement on and off campus events for potential
transfer students, community college counselors/faculty/staff.
Review transcripts of prospective students to determine
transferability and applicability to UCM programs; advise students
on general education and major-specific course selection to
coordinate associate degree requirements with UCM bachelor degree
requirements. Actively manage the transfer inquiry and admit pools
to enhance yield. The Transfer Coordinator is a member of the UCM
Office of Admissions recruitment team and is based at UCM Lee’s
Education & Formal Training
Bachelor's degree (Specify field(s) of study below)
Other Education & Formal Training
Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Public Relations, Communication or
related field preferred.
Word-Processing, Spreadsheet, Presentation
-One (1) year of demonstrated relevant work experience including
student work experience, volunteer work or student ambassador.
Individuals who understand what it is to be “service
-Prefer experience in higher education environment.
-Experience in college recruitment or academic advising
Licenses, Certificates, Registrations, & State/Federal
Requirements of Position:
Criminal History check, Driver's license
Other Licenses, Certificates, Registrations, &
Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge:
Attention to detail, Communication skills, including oral,
written, and/or nonverbal, Knowledge of a University environment
preferred, Human Relations/Interpersonal skills, Leadership skills:
organization/meeting facilitation/project leadership, Management
and/or administration skills, Ability to manage multiple concurrent
projects and meet deadlines, Maintain confidentiality
Other Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge
-Mental skills, including concentration, memory, complex decision
making, analytical thinking, and/or conceptual thinking.
-Ability to communicate with people of diverse backgrounds.
-Ability to work independently.
-Ability to maintain a high energy level while working with the
-Ability to build rapport with students, parents and
-Ability to understand complex computer programs and retrieval of
Specify sensory abilities:
Physical & Environmental Factors:
Excessive standing and/or walking, Exposure to extreme
temperatures, Lifting (weight) - 30 lbs
Other Physical & Environmental Factors
Special Working Conditions:
Travel required, Irregular work hours, Professional
Other Special Working Conditions
Irregular hours- requires some nights and weekends
Ability to Keyboard
No keyboarding test required.
Other Special Qualifications
Incumbent must be 21 years of age, per state vehicle rental
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Do you understand that the university requires a background
check for this position and that any job offer made to the selected
candidate is contingent upon the results of this check?
- * International students on an F1or J1 Visa are not eligible
for this position due to Visa regulations. Are you a UCM student on
an F1 or J1 Visa?
- Cover Letter