Assistant Director of Admission, Northeast

As the assistant director of admission for your region, you will build relationships and create networking opportunities with teachers, counselors, students, parents and alumni through extensive travel, presentations and individual attention. Travel includes, but is not limited to, school specific events, information sessions, conferences, and college fairs. You will plan and coordinate your travel to strategically identified high schools, community colleges, four-year colleges, and universities in conjunction with regional director and regional teammates.

In this full-time role, you will meet individually with students to provide information regarding the application process, supporting documents, and to provide portfolio counseling as needed. You will also follow up with prospective students, preferably via phone or email, to discuss their interests and answer questions about the admission process and opportunities at the university. All interaction and data records are to be maintained via Salesforce.

Among other duties, you will select and invite educators to attend SCAD's Educator Weekend and serve as an official host, utilize SCAD alumni and parent ambassadors in conjunction with SCAD alumni services for recruitment purposes, and assist with admitted and deposit paid calls and attend awards ceremonies to announce scholarship winners. You will also provide support to the on-campus team by providing college tours, attending SCAD Days, and other staffing as assigned; take an active role in admission training; monitor regular application and enrollment reports; and maintain flexibility throughout the recruitment year to allow for institutional and personal growth.

Minimum qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent presentation and writing skills
  • Ability to travel extensively

Certificates, licenses, and registrations: Valid driver’s license

Travel required: Over 50%

Work Hours: The university work week is Sunday through Saturday. Most offices are open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. To accommodate business needs, employees may be assigned to other work days and/or hours, including weekends and evenings.

ADA Tag: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements and minimum qualifications listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions and/or meet the minimum qualifications.