TITLE: New Student Academic Advisor/ Admissions Representative
REPORTS TO: Chief Recruitment and Enrollment Officer
DEPARTMENT: Institutional Advancement
CLASSIFICATION: Full-time, Hourly, Exempt (salaried)
The New Student Academic Advisor/ Admissions Representative is critical enhancing overall new student experience toward registration, academic success and retention. This individual should maintain appropriate communication with all constituents, and must have a strong commitment to student success. This individual will incorporate the trends, theories and practices of student retention and learning, and will play a key role in helping to plan and implement an academic achievement component in Marygrove’s enrollment management model.
A master's degree in higher education/student affairs, counseling, or related field is required. The candidate must have strong interpersonal and administrative skills, as well as sensitivity to student, parent, academic, and campus life issues. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of three years' full-time (post-master's) experience in a college or university setting and exhibit effective communication (verbal and written), organization and human relations skills; experience working collaboratively with others to build a vibrant student body; commitment to student engagement and cultural and ethnic diversity; successful completion of background investigation prior to employment.
Marygrove College is committed to achieving a faculty and staff that is reflective of its diverse student body, and welcomes and encourages applications from members of communities historically underrepresented in higher education. EOE