Enrollment Services Counselor (Applicant Pool)
Company: Morehead State University
Posted on: May 26, 2023
Enrollment Services Counselor (Applicant Pool)
Type of Appointment
FTF; Full-Time Fixed
Professional (Non Faculty)
MSU Salary Grade
Salary Range for Job Posting
Anticipated Employment Start Date for Position
Open Until Filled
The department of Enrollment Services at Morehead State University is accepting applications for a full-time position as an Enrollment Services Counselor.
Morehead State University is located in Morehead, KY, a designated Kentucky Trail Town, nestled in the Daniel Boone National Forest, in close proximity to Cave Run Lake. This location provides opportunities for a wide range of outdoor recreation activities. Morehead State University is recognized as one of the top public universities in the South by U.S. News & World Report. Additionally, Morehead State University is relatively close to a number of larger cities including Lexington, KY, Louisville, KY, and Cincinnati, OH. Morehead State University delivers a strong and affordable education for friendly, ambitious students who thrive in a student-focused learning environment defined by small class sizes and faculty committed to teaching and student success.
RESPONSIBILITIES: The Enrollment Services Counselor represents Morehead State University by performing all significant recruiting and admissions functions necessary for the university to successfully accomplish its educational business and serve the admissions needs of the university. The Enrollment Services Counselor is also responsible for planning, organizing, and executing recruitment and enrollment services activities. The incumbent is also responsible for disseminating various University applications, brochures, and other recruiting materials. They must also be able to effectively communicate and counsel prospective students, and their families on financial aid principles and best practices for funding a college education. This position represents the University and encourages qualified prospective students to apply and enroll.
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree and valid driver's license required. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. A high energy level and interpersonal skills. Self-motivated with the ability to motivate others. Experience with computer applications.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Master's degree preferred. Admissions, student services, public relations, marketing, or related background preferred.
SPONSORSHIP: This position is not budgeted for Visa Sponsorship.
Morehead State University is a comprehensive, regionally focused university providing high-quality instruction at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The University has an enrollment of over 10,000 students. To apply, visit: https://moreheadstate.peopleadmin.com and complete the MSU Application for Employment along with a cover letter, resume, and the name and contact information for three references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Contact the Office of Human Resources at (606) 783-2097 should you have questions about our online application. Please contact Holly Pollock, the search committee chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org for questions regarding this position. MSU is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
The Enrollment Services Counselor reports directly to the Assistant Director, Admissions/External Operations and bi-annually to the Assistant Vice President of Enrollment Services.
Lawful and physical ability to drive a vehicle. Ability to lift 40 pounds.
Enrollment Services Counselor works with a minimum level of supervision. The position will often involve a highly stressful environment. The person holding this position must become familiar with all aspects of the campus community and much have the ability to make independent decisions but yet know when supervisory assistance is required. Decisions may be related to more complex matters within established policy and procedures and the decisions made by this position will affect the work of others in other departments. The effects of errors in judgment can be detrimental to students, and damage the reputation of the University, especially in the area of student enrollment and financial aid.
Special Information/Instructions to Applicants
Applicant with sales or recruiting experience will be given immediate consideration.
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