1. Evaluates all admissions applications, interviews prospective applicants, and independently assesses each application against a variety of factors, including the applicant's strength, weaknesses and potential contribution to the Yale community. Determines applicant's standing within local, national and international applicant pools. 2. Presents applicant recommendations to admissions committee. Briefs admissions committee about applicants and about schools and geographical regions as they relate to evaluation of applicant files. Determines which applicants will be waitlisted 3. Develops public presentations designed to promote Yale to prospective applicants. 4. Advises secondary school counselors, applicants and parents on the application process. 5. Coordinates alumni recruiting activities in assigned geographical areas. 6. Serves as a liaison with organizations and individuals involved in the admissions process. 7. May perform other duties assigned.
Preferred Education: Ability to use the latest technology in recruitment and enrollment planning. Prior experience of holistic and contextual application review at a highly selective college or university graduate admissions office and in marketing, recruitment, as well as event planning. Experience working in an admission office as a student employee or professional staff member.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Ability to use the latest technology in recruitment and enrollment planning. Prior experience of holistic and contextual application review at a highly selective college or university graduate admissions office and in marketing, recruitment, as well as event planning. Experience working in an admission office as a student employee or professional staff member.
Required Skill/ability 5: Exceptional organizational and oral/written communication skills.
Posting Position Title: Admissions Officer 2
Required Skill/ability 3: Ability to relate and work well with diverse constituents, including prospective and current students, faculty, and staff.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Admissions Officer
Required Skill/ability 1: Demonstrated skills in computerized technology, including spreadsheets, databases and web pages. Previous experience using SLATE.
Required Skill/ability 4: Ability to understand and promote the goals and distinct qualities of the Yale School of Nursing in a professional manner. Successful candidates will demonstrate creativity, enthusiasm, tact and a commitment to diversity.
Required Skill/ability 2: Ability to work independently and as a team member in a fast-paced, challenging, high stress and deadline driven environment. Ability and commitment to maintain the highest degree of confidentiality.
Bachelor's Degree in a related field. Two years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 62059BR
About Yale University
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.