Under general supervision of an Associate Director of Admissions, represent and market NYU to potential students at on-campus and off-campus recruitment events; cultivate relationships with students, parents, guidance counselors, and community-based organization liaisons to encourage a positive response and interest in attending NYU. Effectively promote NYU and its schools, colleges, and programs. Assist with the achievement of university, geographic, and academic department enrollment targets by encouraging qualified students to apply to NYU. Review and evaluate applications for admission. Make both final admission decisions and recommend candidates for further admissions committee consideration. Advise students, parents, guidance counselors, and community-based organization liaisons on the application process, university and school/college programs, academic requirements, financial aid options, and other student services. Manage a portfolio of special projects and programs under the direction of an Associate Director of Admissions. Collaborate with other team members on special projects.
3 years' admissions or related higher education administration experience.
3-5 years' admissions or related higher education administration experience.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Ability to promote NYU and to work independently as well as part of a team. Outstanding interpersonal, public speaking, critical thinking, evaluation, and writing skills. Ability to handle sensitive situations and/or people. Valid drivers license. Ability to work evenings, weekends, and travel extensively.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Ability to manage major projects and programs. Knowledge of contemporary issues in higher education.
EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity