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Transfer Admission Counselor
Post Date: 11/26/2021
Close Date: 01/15/2022
PO Box 6150, Dept 3140

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$30,000 - $49,999


Job Description:
The Office of Admission is seeking an organized, energetic, creative and collaborative individual to serve as Transfer Admission Counselor. This position assists in planning and implementing recruitment activities for incoming transfer students. Primary responsibilities include managing a recruitment territory and traveling to college fairs and college visits in the region, developing and managing recruitment programs, and conducting campus visit interviews with prospective students and family members.

NDSU welcomes candidates from underrepresented groups and 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.

Advertised Salary:

Applicant Materials Required:
*Cover letter addressing how required qualifications are met
*Names and contact information of three (3) professional references

NDSU offers a comprehensive benefits package with includes single or family health insurance coverage with premiums paid for by the university – with an effective date for new employees the first of the month following date of hire. Other benefits include, wellness benefits, basic life insurance, retirement plan, tuition waiver, annual leave, EAP, sick leave and holiday pay. Optional benefits include supplemental life, dental, vision, long-term care insurance, flexible spending account, and supplemental retirement plans.

Minimum Qualifications:
*Completed bachelor’s degree
*Exceptional written, interpersonal and presentation communication skills   
*Strong customer service experience/skills
*Demonstrated experience establishing rapport and building relationships
*Demonstrated commitment to promoting diversity and inclusion in the workplace and in the student body
*Ability to effectively and efficiently plan and execute projects simultaneously
*Innovative, energetic, and committed to working in a team environment
*Willingness to travel regionally and work flexible hours including evenings, weekends and overnight travel
*Valid driver's license
*Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
*One year related experience

Preferred Qualifications:
*Experience working with college and high school students
*Experience presenting to large audiences in professional or persuasive settings
*Experience working in recruitment and admission at a regionally accredited public college or university
*Demonstrated ability in planning and organizing events
*Bachelor's degree from NDSU OR Strong familiarity w/NDSU programs

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