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Admissions Counselor/Recruiter

Company: Louisiana State University at Alexandria
Location: Alexandria
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

About Us:Louisiana State University of Alexandria is a publicly supported institution that provides undergraduate level college education to the citizens of Central Louisiana. The university is a unit of the LSU System and operates under the auspices of the Louisiana Board of Regents. LSUA is located in Rapides Parish.All Job Postings will close at 12:01a.m. CST (1:01a.m. EST) on the specified Closing Date (if designated).If you close the browser or exit your application prior to submitting, the application progress will be saved as a draft. You will be able to access and complete the application through "My Draft Applications" located on your Candidate Home page.Job Posting Title:Admissions Counselor/Recruiter Position Type:Professional / Unclassified Department:LSUA ASA - Recruiting (Joshua Floyd Perrodin (00075184)) Work Location:LSU - Alexandria Pay Grade:Professional Job Description:LSUA Recruiter/Admissions Counselor Job DutiesRecruiting students to the universityRepresenting LSUA at high school and community college fairsRepresenting LSUA at community eventsCounseling students and parents on the admissions requirements and processesMaintaining contact with high school counselors, students, and parentsPlanning and executing special events such as student visit daysAssisting with social media campaignsReviewing admission files, including all transcripts and test scores to determine admissibilityAdmitting qualified applicantsCounseling and referring applicants who do not meet admission standards on optionsWorking with various departments on campus to ensure enrollment of applicantsContacting applicants once every 30 days by telephone and electronic communicationTouring campus visitorsAssist the Coordinator of Student Success with Orientation and training of Student AmbassadorsPrepare weekly recruiting and admission reportsQualifications:Bachelor's degree required from an accredited institution of higher educationDemonstrated ability to communicate clearly verbally and in writingAbility to travel, including overnight travelWillingness to work outside of normal business hours, including evenings and weekends, as neededAbility to multi-task in a fast paced environment, while remaining organizedDemonstrated ability to represent the university with a positive and professional imageAbility to present information to audiences, both small and largeExperience with working with a team to achieve goalsHold a valid driver's license and clear driving record Additional Job Description:Special Instructions:LSU Alexandria is accepting application for the position of Recruiter/Admissions Counselor. Primary job duties consist of recruiting students to the University; participating in college fairs; counseling prospective students and parents on the admissions requirements and process; maintaining contact with high school counselors, students, and parents; planning and executing special events such as orientation and prospective student visits; assisting with social media.Desired qualifications include a bachelor's degree; work experience in education, marketing, public relations, counseling, business, communication studies, or other related fields; demonstrated ability to work as part of a team; excellent organizational and time management skills; public speaking background. Posting Date:June 3, 2022 Closing Date (Open Until Filled if No Date Specified):Additional Position Information:Background Check - An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check.Benefits - LSUA offers outstanding benefits to eligible employees and their dependents including health, life, dental, and vision insurance; flexible spending accounts; retirement options; various leave options; paid holidays; wellness benefits; tuition exemption for qualified positions; training and development opportunities; employee discounts; and more!Essential Position (Y/N):LSUA is an Equal Opportunity Employer:LSUA believes diversity, equity, and inclusion enrich the educational experience of our students, faculty, and staff, and are necessary to prepare all people to thrive personally and professionally in a global society. We celebrate diversity and are committed to the principles of diversity and inclusion. We actively seek and encourage qualified applications from persons with diverse backgrounds, cultures and experiences. To learn more about how LSUA is committed to diversity and inclusivity, please see LSUA's Diversity Statement. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact the Office of Human Resource Management ( Vaccine Protocol:LSUA requires the COVID-19 vaccine for all students, faculty, and staff or mandatory monthly testing beginning with the Spring 2022 semester. HCM Contact Information:Questions or concerns can be directed to the LSU Human Resources Management Office at 318-473-6401 or emailed

Keywords: Louisiana State University at Alexandria, Alexandria , Admissions Counselor/Recruiter, Human Resources , Alexandria, Virginia

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