CUNY Admissions Advisor in Bronx, New York

POSITION DETAILS

Lehman College seeks an Admissions Advisor. Under the supervision of the Deputy Director of Admissions, the Advisor:

  • Visits metropolitan and suburban area high schools, colleges, and community agencies that constitute the College's feeder and/or potential feeder institutions for field recruitment, enrollment, and conversion events.

  • Supports the Admissions Office by covering the Admissions counter; provides pre-admissions and one-to-one admissions counseling for in-house applicants as well as telephone counseling.

  • Assists with on-campus recruitment events such as conferences for high school college advisors, open houses, campus tours, borough-wide college fairs, and similar admissions recruitment events/college fairs hosted by Lehman.

  • Represents Admissions on Lehman and CUNY committees concerned with recruitment when requested by the supervisor.

  • Provides critical support in the planning, development and supervision of daily operations of the Admissions Call Center.

  • Implements and reviews call center standards, policies, objectives, and initiatives.

  • Coordinates and communicates between various Admissions and Enrollment Management areas to increase the effectiveness and efficiency of Call Center.

  • Collaborates with the Deputy Director and Associate Director of Admissions in admissions communications, especially during the direct admission cycle and registration peak periods.

  • Admits students directly to the college when the University Application Processing Center is no longer admitting students in person or through the virtual direct process. Evaluates academic credentials in order to make a determination.

  • Provides critical support in the creation and management of appropriate attributes, filters and communications for electronic undergraduate communications via Hobsons CRM product.

Evening and weekend work required.

QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor's Degree required. One year of experience in college-level enrollment management area preferred.

CUNY TITLE OVERVIEW

Coordinates and contributes to student recruiting activities.

  • Conducts open house sessions and orientations to ensure applicants are fully informed of requirements and processes

  • Assists in direct recruiting at high schools, community outreach events, and other appropriate locations

  • Provides general information on programs and services in person or by telephone, email, or letter

  • Maintains current information about College programs and degree requirements

  • Performs related duties as assigned

Job Title Name: Admissions Advisor

CUNY TITLE

Assistant to HEO

FLSA

Non-exempt

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS

Salary commensurate with education and experience.

CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.

HOW TO APPLY

Visit www.cuny.edu, access the employment page, log in or create a new user account, and search for this vacancy using the Job ID or Title. Select "Apply Now" and provide the requested information.

Candidates must attach a resume, cover letter, and three professional references (name, title, organization, and contact information).

For technical issues: Contact the service desk by email: service.desk@cuny.edu. If you can, provide screenshots. Please do not provide your User Account password; it is not needed to investigate any issue.

For other questions: For questions about the content of any job posting, please contact the Human Resources department: Recruiting@lehman.cuny.edu.

CLOSING DATE

Review of resumes will begin March 14, 2017 and continue until a candidate is identified.

JOB SEARCH CATEGORY

CUNY Job Posting: Managerial/Professional

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

Location: Lehman College

Job Title: Admissions Advisor

Job ID: 16363

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular