The Admissions Advisor will report to the Assistant Director of Admissions and Recruitment. In addition
to the CUNY Title Overview, the Admissions Advisor will be responsible for the following duties:
??? Develop fluency and effectively execute all admission operations procedures including
application processing and review, New York State residency review, transfer credit evaluation,
and other enrollment related processes.
??? Maintain a working knowledge of all Hunter College programs and opportunities and be able to
relay this information to prospective students and families in a friendly and coherent manner.
??? Assist in recruiting prospective students and families by representing Hunter College at both on
and off campus events. This can include planning and execution of all on-campus recruitment
??? Conduct on-campus information sessions and serves as in-house admissions counselor for
prospective students and families visiting the admissions office.
??? Make data-informed decisions utilizing a CRM, institutional data, and current trends in higher
??? Seek and retain knowledge of best industry practices in undergraduate admissions and
recruitment and apply this knowledge to everyday duties.
??? Other duties as assigned
??? Must be available to work evening /weekend hours.
Bachelor's Degree required.
??? Demonstrate communication skills, writing and public speaking ability, events and local or regional travel planning, exemplary customer service skills and ability to build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders.
??? Knowledge of trends and best practices in the field of admissions, recruitment or enrollment management in general.
??? Active working knowledge of all of Hunter College???s programs and opportunities and the ability to present this information to prospective students in all formats.
??? Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, etc. and ability to learn and adapt to new technology quickly.
??? Research and analytical skills are required in order to conduct demographic, geographic and historical research, as it pertains to Hunter College's applicant trends within assigned territory and market.
??? Ability to work independently, take initiative, and be a proactive member of the admissions team.
??? Valid driver???s license preferred.
??? Flexibility and resourcefulness working in a fast-paced environment
Candidates will be required to provide proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 upon commencing employment. Exemption (medical or religious) requests to this requirement will be considered in accordance with applicable law. Being fully vaccinated is defined for this purpose as being at least two weeks past their final dose of an authorized COVID-19 vaccine regimen. Final candidates must be fully vaccinated as of their first day of employment.
CUNY TITLE OVERVIEW
Coordinates and contributes to student recruiting activities.
Conducts open house sessions and orientations to ensure applicants are fully informed of requirements and processes
Assists in direct recruiting at high schools, community outreach events, and other appropriate locations
Provides general information on programs and services in person or by telephone, email, or letter
Maintains current information about College programs and degree requirements
Performs related duties as assigned
Job Title Name: Admissions Advisor
Assistant to HEO
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS
Salary commensurate with education and experience.($43,520 to $48,960)
CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.
HOW TO APPLY
Applications must be submitted online by accessing the CUNY Portal on City University of New York job website www.cuny.edu/employment. To search for this vacancy, click on SEARCH ALL POSTINGS and in SEARCH JOBS field, enter the Job Opening ID number 25045
Click on the "APPLY NOW" button and follow the application instructions. Current users of the site should access their established accounts; new users should follow the instructions to set up an account.
Please have your documents available to attach into the application before you begin. Note, the required material must be uploaded as ONE document under CV/ Resume (do not upload individual files for a cover letter, references, etc.). The document must be in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, or text format- and name of file should not exceed ten (10) characters ??? also DO NOT USE SYMBOLS (such as accents (??, ??, (??, ?? or ??), ??, ??, ?? , ???, _ or ??)).
Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Cover Letter and/ or Statement of scholarly interests
Curriculum Vitae/ Resume
Names and contact information of 3 references
Upload all documents as ONE single file-- PDF format preferred.
The search will remain open until the position is filled. The committee will begin reviewing complete applications onOctober 5, 2022. Applications submitted after the deadline will only be considered if the position/s remain open after initial round.
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EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.
Hunter College, located in the heart of Manhattan, is the largest college in the City University of New York (CUNY) system, one of the oldest public colleges in America, and a national leader in urban public education. More than 23,000 students currently attend Hunter, pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees in more than 170 programs of study. Graduates of Hunter's nationally-renowned professional schools (the School of Education, the Silberman School of Social Work, and the Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing) become the teachers, social workers, nurses and health care professionals who dedicate their lives to serving New York City and the nation. They are the embodiment of the Hunter College motto: Mihi Cura Futuri – "the Care of the Future is Mine". With the myriad opportunities found in New York City, and world-renowned faculty to guide them, Hunter's students embark upon their bright and illustrious futures and begin to achieve their version of the American Dream!