Website Rutgers University - New Brunswick

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking an Application Reader for the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.

Among the key duties of this position are the following:
• Providing comprehensive analysis of information/credentials submitted to the University by applicants seeking admission. This information may encompass academic, socioeconomic, geographic, talent, extraordinary circumstance, school and family context, and personal achievement factors.
• Using holistic evaluation methods to make a comprehensive assessment of each applicant to meet institutional goals and meet specified numerical reading targets.
• Conducting application review online.
• Participating in all on-campus training sessions, and attending regularly scheduled meetings.

•Requires a Bachelor’s degree in a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.

•Must demonstrate high level of discretion and sensitive judgement and must be able to utilize a background of professional knowledge to interpret guidelines, which will apply to a large, complex, detailed array of objective and subjective information. All information is highly sensitive and confidential.
•Knowledge of secondary school policies and practices, particularly as related to curriculum, standardized testing, extracurricular activities, etc.
•Computer literacy to include e-mail, Microsoft Excel, Word, Windows, Access, and other relational databases. Ability to learn software application utilized by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.
•Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
•Superior communication, analytic, time management, decision-making and interpersonal skills.

To apply for this job please visit jobs.rutgers.edu.