Admissions Officers will assist in the marketing and recruitment activities of the Minnesota State University, Mankato Office of Admissions. The position will manage geographic or assigned recruitment territories and meet with prospective students both in high schools and community colleges, along with prospective student visits to the University. Admissions Officers also serve as a liaison to high school/community college counselors, and represent the University at college fairs. This position is responsible for planning, facilitating, and evaluating at least one specific departmental initiative.
Bachelor’s Degree (conferred on an official transcript prior to the position start date).
Valid U.S. driver’s license for a minimum of two years.
Prior to the date of appointment, this position requires a criminal background check conducted by the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA).
Demonstrated commitment to fostering a diverse working and learning environment.
Demonstrated ability to initiate, manage and evaluate recruitment-related programs and activities.
Ability to learn and retain a wide range of institutional information.
Ability to organize work for and supervise students.
Ability to plan and execute complex travel arrangements.
Excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
Demonstrated ability to work successfully with a diverse population of students, faculty, staff, and external parties.
Comfort using technology to communicate with prospective students and evaluate recruitment programs (i.e. social media, relationship management databases).
Work safely at all times, which includes but is not limited to, participating and completing all required safety trainings, as well as performing all job tasks in accordance with Minnesota State University, Mankato policies and procedures utilizing appropriate tools, equipment and personal protective equipment.
A complete online application will include the following attachments. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed by the search committee.
Contact Information for three (3) references
Unofficial Transcript(s) of your highest completed degree
A brief (no more than one-page) diversity statement presenting a commitment to or experience working in an equity-minded environment
CONTACTINFORMATION: Emily Albright, Regional Admissions Officer University Admissions Phone: 507-381-8676 TTY: 800-627-3529 or 711 Email:[email protected]
*Employment for this position is covered by the collective bargaining agreement for the Minnesota State University Administrative and Service Faculty which can be found at: http://www.mnsu.edu/hr/bargaining.html
NOTICE: In accordance with the Minnesota State Vehicle Fleet Safety Program, employees driving on college/university business who use a rental or state vehicle shall be required to conform to MN State’s vehicle use criteria and consent to a Motor Vehicle Records check.
The Minnesota State University, Mankato Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available for your review. This report is required by federal law and contains policy statements and crime statistics for the University. The policy statements address the school’s policies, procedures and programs concerning safety and security. Three years’ worth of statistics are included for certain types of crimes that were reported to have occurred on-campus, or in other University affiliated locations. This report is available online at: http://www.mnsu.edu/safety/ You may also request a paper copy from University Security at 507-389-2111, or by emailing [email protected]
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