Responsible for developing and implementing recruitment activities for assigned counties in Florida as well as other key recruitment markets nationwide.
Work with regional alumni in cooperation with the Alumni and Admissions Offices to support the University’s recruitment efforts.
Partner and collaborate with staff and faculty in Student Affairs & Enrollment Management and Academic Affairs for recruitment, onboarding, and enrollment of new students.
Establishes and maintains effective communication and rapport with high school counselors and state college advisors.
Counsels and advises prospective students, applicants and family members about opportunities at Florida Atlantic University. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential.
Required to manage a recruitment territory, using data, data analytics tools, and university dashboards to drive decisions, and consider ROI in recruitment events, travel and marketing efforts.
Support all on-campus recruitment events such as Open Houses and other Divisional events.
Staff are accountable for generating reports, informing and meeting goals within their territory and providing input to admissions and student affairs leadership to inform the bigger enrollment picture. In-person, phone, email, chat, are all required ways in which FAU communicates with potential students. Admissions staff members are required to be nimble and able to utilize and participate in these ways.
Participate in high school visits, college nights/fairs, conduct presentations through multiple communication channels, and participate in call nights as scheduled throughout the recruiting cycle. Admissions Travel during the week, weekend and nights is required.
Responsible for representing the entire university to prospective students and families and high school guidance counselors. As such, it is critical that Admissions Counselors utilize their understanding of university policies and procedures, a professional presence, and that they give accurate information while abiding by the university and higher education best practices.
Master’s degree from an accredited institution in an appropriate area of specialization; or a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in an appropriate area of specialization and two years of appropriate experience required.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential to success in this position.
Must be proficient in Microsoft Office programs such as Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel.
Must also have excellent customer service, organizational and time management skills.
For more information and to apply, visit www.fau.edu/jobs and go to Apply Now (REQ06702).
Florida Atlantic University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action/equal access institution and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veterans status or other protected status. Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodation, please call 561-297-3057. 711.
FAU is committed to the principles of engaged teaching, research and service. All persons aspiring to achieve excellence in the practice of these principles are encouraged to apply.
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