This position exists to recruit future students for Lake Superior College by providing exceptional customer service and developing positive relationships with prospective students and their families, as well as our K12 partners. Recruitment responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: high school visits, career fairs, community presentations, special events, and assisting in and other outreach activities as assigned. Additional responsibilities include coordinating the campus visit program and campus ambassador programs. This position will also assist in organizing divisional and all campus open houses, as well as other on campus recruitment specific events. Extensive travel is required.
Bachelor's degree in Communication, Public Relations, Business, Marketing, Education or relevant fields.
Ability to relate to and provide exceptional customer service to individuals and groups of students through a variety of communication techniques (i.e., presentations/workshops, face-to-face, email, phone, etc.) and problem-solving skills.
Ability to independently identify and resolve problems in a timely manner
Ability to lift 50 lbs. on a regular basis.
Ability to maintain the confidentiality of student information in order to comply with laws, rules, policies and procedures.
Ability to organize, prioritize and meet deadlines on multiple projects and assignments.
Ability to travel independently on behalf of the college. Overnight travel is required.
Ability to work well independently, and as part of a team.
Sufficient computer skills (email, word processing, Excel, PowerPoint) to communicate with potential students and K12 partners, track information and develop presentations.
Demonstrated effective oral, interpersonal, public speaking and written communication skills.
Knowledge of LSC programs, policies, procedures and services
Knowledge of technical programs at two-year colleges
Experience working with students, potential students seeking higher education
Experience working with high school counselors, teachers, and families of potential students.
Experience working with Customer Relationship Management software and/or Student Information Systems.
Knowledge of MinnState programs, policies, and procedures sufficient to answer questions for future LSC students.
Experience with, and commitment to, working with diverse populations.
To learn more about us, please visit our website at http://www.lsc.edu
State of Minnesota benefits package to include medical and dental. View complete benefit plan at http://www.mn.gov/mmb/segip
Internal Number: 1538
About Lake Superior College
Lake Superior College provides high quality, affordable higher education that benefits diverse learners, employers, and the community. LSC's academic, technical, continuing education, and workforce development offerings prepare learners for a rapidly changing global community. Our services support learning, and our partnerships connect the college and its learners to a broader spectrum of community life. Our mission is characterized by: A strong sense of community Trust, respect, and integrity Personal attention Accountability Innovation and flexibility Life-long learning and personal growth