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Resident Graduate Admissions Advisor
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Posting Number S00417P
Classification Title Benefited Hourly
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Liberty University’s hiring practices and EEO Statement are fully in compliance with both federal and state law. Federal law creates an exception to the “religion” component of the employment discrimination laws for religious organizations (including educational institutions), and permits them to give employment preference to members of their own religion. Liberty University is in that category.
Position Title Resident Graduate Admissions Advisor
Does this position require driving? No
Contact Heather Cihak
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Job Summary/Basic Function
The Resident Graduate Admissions Advisor will be responsible for handling the conversion of prospective students into Liberty University and aid them through the admissions process to matriculation. Annually, over 800 candidates are received and many more prospective students are contacted by marketing pieces and outbound emails and phone calls. Reporting to the adjunct Director of Graduate Admissions, the Resident Graduate Admissions Advisor will add significant value by improving applicant services through careful planning, assessment, and mobilizing efforts to handle transition times all over the student life cycle. Our expectation that each applicant remembers their practices with great clarity and enthusiasm should come back to us by word of mouth when the next applicant tells us they hear Liberty University really makes a person feel welcome through the college choice process.
As noted in the university strategic plan, Liberty University continues to grow enrollments to over 100,000 students. Already recognized as the largest evangelical university in the world, the solutions already in place may not be tomorrow's answers to growth. The Resident Graduate Admissions Advisor will provide oversight to the student lifecycle after recruitment and before enrollment retention begins. With a primary emphasis on converting candidates into the future ?Champions for Christ,? the Resident Graduate Admissions Advisor will work close with the adjunct Director of Graduate Admissions to channel energies and resources to reach goals for growing enrollment in each term. The Resident Graduate Admissions Advisor needs to identify industry best practices, consider their fit into the exciting enrollment here, anticipate market concerns and develop workable solutions with the team in a timely manner.
The Resident Graduate Admissions Advisor assists prospective student pertaining to the regulation of their tasks on inbound and outbound phone calls in an innovative Phone Center. The Resident Graduate Admissions Advisor supports the office missions by motivating the team to convert candidates to enroll.
Liberty University continues to leverage technology to help with student lifecycle conversions. A dialer, telephones, and Banner student information system represent some of the tools the candidate should understand and enjoy managing. A significant amount of time will be spent on this conversion model each day. A phone center background would definitely assist the transition to the expectations we will have of this professional.
Minimum Qualifications
-Masters' degree required (or job practice as deemed appropriate by Resident Enrollment management)
-Sales practice valuable
Preferred Qualifications
-Bachelors' degree required (or job practice as deemed appropriate by Resident Enrollment management)
-Sales practice valuable
Work Hours
capability to work a shift within the hours of 10-7 PM Monday - Friday, and occasionally work beyond scheduled shift as deemed necessary by Resident Enrollment management
Posting Date 11/06/2017
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