The Director of Admissions provides day-to-day direction of NYU's campus in New York City, serving as deputy-in-command to the Assistant Vice President for Undergraduate Admissions. While the Assistant Vice President is responsible for providing leadership across all three degree-granting NYU campuses and serving as the chief external relations admissions leader for the University, the Director serves as the primary internal leader for the New York campus and its undergraduate admissions functions.
Required Education: Bachelor's degree
Preferred Education: Master's degree in higher education administration or related field or equivalent combination of education/ experience.
Required Experience: 7+ years progressively responsible professional experience with undergraduate administration or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must include previous experience in managing, leading, and mentoring staff.
Preferred Experience: College/university admission experience within a global framework. A cogent understanding of international admissions including all aspects of outreach and evaluation.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Excellent communication, organizational and planning skills; exemplary relationship building skills with both internal and external constituents; knowledge of market and societal trends affecting undergraduate enrollment at selective institutions including best practices for admissions strategies; competency in data analysis and familiarity with current technologies and trends; and a driver's license.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Knowledge of student information systems, imaging software, and CRM technology. Experience at a large, decentralized college or university with global programming preferred.