Twin Cities Admission Counselor

Twin Cities Metro Area, ND
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Mar 06, 2018
Job Type
Full Time
Position Description:
The Office of Admission is seeking an organized, energetic, creative and collaborative team member to serve as our regional Twin Cities Admission Counselor. This position assists in planning and implementing recruitment and admission activities for NDSU . This 10-month position requires extensive travel (including overnight) primarily in the Twin Cities Metro, central/southern Minnesota, and eastern Wisconsin, to provide college counseling to prospective students and their families. Other responsibilities include responding to inquiries, coordinating outreach programs, occasionally staffing events and conducting appointments in Fargo, and implementing creative recruitment activities to maintain and strengthen NDSU visibility.

Minimum Qualifications:
- Completed bachelor's degree by time of hire
- One year related experience
- Computer skills
- Exceptional written, interpersonal and presentation communication skills
- Strong customer service experience/skills
- Demonstrated ability in planning and organizing events
- Experience working with diverse populations
- Ability to independently execute multiple projects
- Innovative, energetic, and committed to working in a team environment
- Willingness to travel extensively and work flexible hours including nights and weekends
- Valid driver's license
- Ability to lift up to 50 lbs

Preferred Qualifications:
- Bachelor's degree from NDSU OR Strong familiarity w/ NDSU programs
- Experience working in recruitment and admission at a regionally accredited college or university
- Experience presenting in professional or persuasive settings
- Experience working with data

Screening Date: 03/26/2018
Open Until Filled: No
Search Type: Internal/External Simultaneously: Open to all applicants
No Smoking Notice:
As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. • 23-12-10.

EO/AA Statement:
NDSU does not discriminate in its programs and activities on the basis of age, color, gender expression/identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, participation in lawful off-campus activity, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, public assistance status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, spousal relationship to current employee, or veteran status, as applicable.

Veteran's Preference Notice: This position is subject to North Dakota Veteran's Preference requirements.
Location (City, State): Twin Cities Metro Area

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Are you a North Dakota resident?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you qualify for North Dakota veteran's preference?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * If yes, list exact dates of service:
    (Open Ended Question)
  4. * Do you qualify for North Dakota disabled veteran's preference?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * How did you hear about this position?
    • Academic Department
    • Bismarck Tribune
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Fargo Forum
    • JobsHQ
    • Friend/Co-worker/Family member
    • Job Service of North Dakota
    • NDSU Employee
    • NDSU Website
    • Other newspaper (Please specify below)
    • Professional Publication/Organization Website
    • University Placement Office
    • Inside Higher Education
    • Other (Please specify below)
  6. If Other, please specify:
    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document 1
  2. Veterans Preference Claim Form (DD214)
  3. Veterans Administration Letter