GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Responsible for coordinating and maintaining recruitment processes, for prospective graduate and undergraduate students on the Augsburg Rochester Campus. In concert with site director, sustain, develop and expand relationships with strategically important organizations in the Rochester area that enhance enrollment.
Identify, recruit, and enroll prospective students in the Rochester-area market.
Develop recruitment strategies.
Plan and arrange all events for prospective students and coordinating with faculty and staff, working collaboratively with administrative and faculty leadership in Rochester and Minneapolis.
Conduct office-based contact with students to achieve or exceed pre-determined quantitative goals and actively monitor and manage admissions funnels.
Work closely with personnel at key external organizations to sustain and establish enrollment pipelines and create lasting partnerships.
Coordinate the involvement of faculty, staff, and others at these partnership institutions/organizations to enhance and deepen their relationships with Augsburg.
Recruitment Events Off-Campus
Represent Augsburg College at education fairs, high schools, community colleges, and other off campus events to generate interest and inquiries for both the Rochester and Minneapolis campuses.
ADDITIONAL EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED:
Prepare application files for faculty review.
Make admission decisions, when appropriate, or refer file to admissions committees.
All other duties as apparent or assigned by supervisor(s).
Minimum of four (4) years of relevant work experience.
Account management or partnership development experience preferred.
Membership in organization of college admissions counselors preferred.
Excellent use of word processing, spreadsheets, and email.
Knowledge of admissions or recruitment software/CRM preferred.
Strong communication skills, including ability to actively listen; professional written communication skills; public speaking skills.
Ability to work effectively and collaboratively in a diverse work environment.
Ability to be attentive to details, be accurate, be precise.
Ability to lead/teach; work in a team environment; and work independently with little supervision.
Ability to reason/analyze; maintain confidentiality; and demonstrate patience, understanding.
Ability to show initiative; organize workflow; manage projects; and handle frequent interruptions.
Ability to travel in the Rochester area and regularly to Minneapolis.
Augsburg University educates students to be informed citizens, thoughtful stewards, critical thinkers, and responsible leaders. The Augsburg experience is supported by an engaged community that is committed to intentional diversity in its life and work. An Augsburg education is defined by excellence in the liberal arts and professional studies, guided by the faith and values of the Lutheran church..., and shaped by its urban and global settings.Set in a vibrant neighborhood at the heart of the Twin Cities, Augsburg Augsburg offers more than 50 undergraduate majors and seven graduate degrees to more than 4,000 students of diverse backgrounds. The trademark of an Augsburg education is its emphasis on direct, personal experience. Augsburg educates students to be informed citizens, thoughtful stewards, critical thinkers, and responsible leaders.Augsburg's undergraduate program of liberal arts and sciences is offered on both a traditional weekday schedule and a non-traditional weekend and evening schedule. Augsburg offers master's degree programs in business, education, leadership, nursing, physician assistant studies, and social work, and a doctoral program in nursing practice. Augsburg's 4,000 students come from diverse religious, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds, representing 43 states, 40 foreign countries, and 24 tribal nations/reservations. The University also is a nationally recognized leader in providing services to students with physical or learning disabilities. This on-campus diversity is enhanced by Augsburg's location at the crossroads of the Twin Cities' most diverse neighborhoods. The Univertiy's location also provides access for all of Augsburg's students to participate in community service and internship experiences that not only enhance their classroom learning but also prepare them for life's work in a multi-cultural society.