CUNY ASAP Recruitment Specialist in Brooklyn, New York

POSITION DETAILS

New York City College of Technology (City Tech), an associate and baccalaureate degree granting institution located in downtown Brooklyn enrolls over 17,000 students in technology and health related degree programs, other career-oriented degrees and liberal arts transfer degrees. Visit www.citytech.cuny.edu for more information.

The Accelerated Study in Associate Program (ASAP) is a comprehensive program designed to help students earn their associate degree as quickly as possible, by removing the financial, academic, and personal obstacles that many students confront. Key ASAP program features include a consolidated block schedule, cohorts by major, required full-time study and comprehensive advisement and career development services. Financial incentives include tuition waivers for financial aid eligible students, yearly textbook vouchers, and monthly MetroCards for all students. Further information is available at www.cuny.edu/ASAP.

Reporting to the Director, the ASAP Recruitment Specialist is a member of an integrated college team and has the major responsibility to lead the program's recruitment efforts.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Organize pre-admission advisement and cohort recruitment for all ASAP applicants

  • Lead ASAP recruitment activities from identifying potential students through program admission process to transitioning of fully accepted students into advisor caseload

  • Develop and conduct information sessions and intake appointments with prospective students

  • Conduct site visits to area high schools and GED programs

  • Present on ASAP at external college access events and conferences

  • Cultivate and manage relationships with CUNY pre-matriculation programs

  • Oversee ASAP student leaders and their integration into recruitment activities

QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor's degree (Master's preferred) in an appropriate discipline and four years related experience. The preferred candidate will have:

  • Strong understanding of the needs and challenges facing students from diverse urban backgrounds

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a team, within the department and with faculty and other administrators

  • Strong organization, project management, communication, and facilitation skills

  • Ability to maintain accurate and detailed records of student activities

  • Computer skills, particularly Microsoft Office Suite, and aptitude to learn new systems as needed.

CUNY TITLE OVERVIEW

Accelerated Study in Associate Programs (ASAP) helps students earn their college degree as quickly as possible, by removing the financial, academic, and personal obstacles that many students confront. Key ASAP program features include a consolidated block schedule, cohorts by major, required full-time study and comprehensive advisement and career development services. Financial incentives include tuition waivers for financial aid eligible students, yearly textbook vouchers, and MetroCards for all students. Further information is available at www.cuny.edu/ASAP.

The ASAP Recruitment Specialist is a member of an integrated college team and has the major responsibility to lead the program's recruitment efforts.

  • Organize pre-admission advisement and cohort recruitment for all ASAP applicants

  • Lead ASAP recruitment activities

  • Develop and conduct information sessions and intake appointments with prospective students

  • Conduct site visits to area high schools and GED programs

  • Present on ASAP at external college access events and conferences

  • Cultivate and manage relationships with CUNY pre-matriculation programs

  • Oversee ASAP student leaders and their integration into recruitment activities

  • Perform related duties as assigned

CUNY TITLE

Higher Education Assistant

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.

Salary range: From $47,340 to $61,593, dependent on experience.

HOW TO APPLY

To apply, go to 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.

Resume and cover letter must be attached.

CLOSING DATE

Candidate considerations until position filled. Review of resumes to begin December 28, 2019.

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.

Job Title: ASAP Recruitment Specialist

Job ID: 19926

Location: NYC College of Technology

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular