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Code: 115 Posted: 06/30/2015
Admissions Counselors/Recruiters (Associate Advisors)
University of Wisconsin-Parkside
TheUniversity of Wisconsin-Parkside invites applications for two (2) counselor/recruiter positions in the Admissions Office.
Position 1: Admissions Counselor/Recruiter (Freshmen Non-resident Students)
Position 2: Admissions Counselor/Recruiter (Adult/Non-Traditional Students/Visitation Coordinator).
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
The position's focus is recruiting students through a wide range of activities including: making presentations, public speaking, visiting high schools or visiting community and 2-year colleges and other targeted groups and agencies. These positions will also be responsible for attending college fairs; maintaining follow-up contact with prospective students and their families; developing relationships with high school counselors, and other civic and community agencies and leaders; arranging campus visits and tours; and other duties or projects as required. In addition, these positions will assist in the development and implementation of recruitment and marketing strategies designed to assist the university in achieving its enrollment goals. These positions will also correspond with students, families, and counselors regarding admission to UW-Parkside and assist with setting up and maintaining a communication plan for prospective students.
Knowledge Skills and Abilities
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.
The University and Area
UW-Parkside is a regional comprehensive university that is committed to accessibility, academic excellence, student success, diversity, and community engagement. This beautiful campus is on 700 acres of woodland & prairie in the heart of the Milwaukee/Chicago corridor, between Racine and Kenosha and near Lake Michigan. The university enrolls approximately 5,000 students, many of whom are first- generation and nontraditional students. UW-Parkside benefits from the diversity of the communities it services in Kenosha, Racine, and Walworth Counties. Kenosha and Racine are small cities that offer tranquility and convenience. The myriad attractions of Milwaukee and Chicago are easily accessible, as is the solitude of the country. UW-Parkside is strongly committed to creating and maintaining a multicultural, pluralistic campus environment.
The tri-county region that comprises the University's primary service area is home to an impressive array of businesses. There are more than 10,000 small businesses in the region, as well as a large number of globally-recognized employers. The college, through its active, engaged Advisory Board, enjoys a close relationship with many of these businesses. For further information regarding the University and community, please see our website at www.uwp.edu.
Review of Applications
Applications received by July 6, 2015, are ensured full consideration; position is open until filled.
Go to: www.careers.wisconsin.edu
Click the "Apply Now" button.You must create an account and login before you can apply.If you have not yet registered, click on the "Click here to Register" link to begin the registration process.If you are already a registered user, input your "User Name" and "Password' and select "Login."
If you have questions about how to apply, go to https://kb.wisc.edu/hrs/page.php?id=21900.
Your application will not be considered complete until all required documents are attached and all required fields are completed.
Please be sure you have included:
It is the policy of UW Parkside to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities.If you need assistance, or accommodation in applying because of a disability, please contact us using the information below.Employment opportunities will not be denied because of the need to make reasonable accommodations for a qualified individual's disability.
A criminal background check and degree verification is part of the application process.
The University of Wisconsin-Parkside is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.
Salary:Commensurate with qualifications and experience.The University of Wisconsin System provides a liberal benefits package, including participation in a state pension plan.
If you have application questions call or email:
Contact Name: Sharon Acerbi
Contact Phone: (262) 595-2130
Contact Email: Sharon.Acerbi@uwp.edu