Assistant Director Admissions (Dallas, TX)

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Employer
Loyola University of Chicago Inc
Location
The Loop, IL
Posted
Sep 01, 2022
Closes
Oct 10, 2022
Ref
393763054
Specialty
Admissions
Position Type
Assistant Director
Hours
Full-time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
College / University, Provider
Position Details

Job Title ASST DIRECTOR ADMISSIONS Position Number 8100031 Job Category University Staff Job Type Full-Time FLSA Status Exempt Campus Off-Campus/Remote Department Name UNDERGRADUATE ADMISSIONS Location Code UNDERGRADUATE ADMISSIONS (02022A) Is this split and/or fully grant funded? No Duties and Responsibilities

The Assistant Director is responsible for all aspects regarding the recruitment of prospective freshmen (knowledge of transfer recruitment helpful but not required) in an assigned territory. As territory manager, the Assistant Director establishes a strategic approach with the guidance of the senior team to ensure all targeted high school are visited, college fairs and other recruitment events are attended and evaluated while following up with all prospects in regard to the application process and steps that lead to enrollment. Extensive travel is required.
  • Works and travels within the southwestern regional geographic areas as assigned to inform prospective students and their families of the educational opportunities available at Loyola University Chicago by managing daily communications with prospective students and families and other constituencies.
  • Represents Loyola at various programs including, but not limited to, high school visit days, college fairs, outreach activities, etc.
  • Builds and maintains effective relationships with high school counselors and community college counselors.
  • Actively engages and participates in appropriate professional organizations for the purpose of recruiting new students to Loyola and professional networking development.
  • Reads application files and makes timely admission decisions on applicants to Loyola.
  • Participates in recruitment, yield, and orientation events hosted on-campus and off-campus.
  • Develops and executes programming for targeted groups, including college counselors, in major markets.
  • Performs related duties as required.

Minimum Education and/or Work Experience

Bachelor's degree in related field and three-five years of related admissions experience.

Qualifications
  • Experience in recruitment and admission is required.
  • Understanding of financial aid process is beneficial.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to form effective working relationships.
  • Must be a team player with the ability to adapt to a dynamic environment.
  • Ability to effectively organize and prioritize workload.
  • Bilingual skills is beneficial but not required.
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision.
  • Must have the ability to articulate the values and mission of a Jesuit institution.
  • This position is based in Dallas, Texas and requires residency in the Dallas area.

Certificates/Credentials/Licenses

Must have a valid drivers licence and access to a vehicle.

Computer Skills
  • Ability to use MS Office Suite and related recruitment software or programs.
  • Experience with Technolutions/Slate and PeopleSoft is desirable but not required.

Supervisory Responsibilities No Required operation of university owned vehicles No Does this position require direct animal or patient contact? Physical Demands Lifting, Carrying, Standing Working Conditions Irregular Hours Open Date Close Date Special Instructions to Applicants