This position participates in recruiting and enrolling new students to the university and therefore is important in achieving Bentley’s goal of educating students for the world of work and life. The primary purpose of this position is to promote and market the institution by providing advice and information to various external constituencies. Enrollment goals cannot be attained without the public’s knowledge and appreciation of Bentley’s offerings. This position is responsible for articulating the benefits one would receive by attending Bentley. Functions include the execution of various assignments and assisting in the achievement of department goals through the initiation and implementation of projects.
Travel and market Bentley University at high schools, CBOs, university fairs and other educational forums providing public presentations to individuals and groups; develop and evaluate strategy for individually assigned geographic recruitment regions.
Interview prospective students on and off campus: follow up with written, telephone and email contact with students, parents and counselors.
Review admission applications and independently render decisions; assign financial aid ratings; participate in entire file review process.
Education: Bachelor’s Degree plus 1-3 years of admission experience or Master’s Degree plus 0-2 years of admission experience. Skills: Organizational and analytical abilities, solid communication skills, creative thinking, computer competency, ability to handle multiple tasks and belief in the value of a higher education and the capacity to articulate those benefits to the public. Ability and sensitivity in dealing with diverse populations.
Must hold and maintain a valid, unrestricted United States driver’s license, with an insurable driving history as determined by Bentley’s insurance carrier.
BENTLEY UNIVERSITY is one of the nation’s leading business schools, dedicated to preparing a new kind of business leader – one with the deep technical skills, broad global perspective, and high ethical standards required to make a difference in an ever-changing world. Our rich, diverse arts and sciences program, combined with an advanced business curriculum, prepares informed professionals who mak...e an impact in their chosen fields. Located on a classic New England campus minutes from Boston, Bentley is a dynamic community of leaders, scholars and creative thinkers. The Graduate School emphasizes the impact of technology on business practice, in offerings that include MBA and Master of Science programs, PhD programs in accountancy and in business, and customized executive education programs. The university enrolls approximately 4,100 full-time undergraduate, 140 adult part-time undergraduate, 1,430 graduate, and 34 doctoral students. Bentley is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges; AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business; and the European Quality Improvement System, which benchmarks quality in management and business education.