Department: College of Education and Human Development (CEHD)
The George Mason University College of Education and Human Development (CEHD) is seeking an experienced student recruitment professional with a strong service orientation and relationship management skills to strengthen the services provided to prospective students by the CEHD Office of Admissions. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.
The Admissions Counselor will be responsible for collaboratively planning and executing recruitment outreach and other forms of engagement within several core audiences critical to the College's strategic enrollment objectives: (1) current George Mason University undergraduate students (roughly 24,000) who are good candidates for bachelor's/accelerated master's (BAM) and other academic programs at the College, including several new undergraduate teacher education programs that are currently in development; (2) alumni of CEHD degree programs who, in addition to being prospective students, provide access to networks of prospective students; and (3) prospective students from underrepresented minority groups.
Success in this role will require a professional who possesses the abilities and skill necessary to be successful in recruiting students, in addition to building relationships across the College and University community that will be necessary to execute and/or enhance the success of recruitment efforts.
In collaboration with the Assistant Director of Recruitment and Chief Marketing and Recruitment Officer, develop and execute campaigns to generate awareness and interest in BAM and other CEHD academic programs through outreach and programming directly to Mason undergraduate students, undergraduate advisors across the University, and/or faculty and other staff within targeted undergraduate
George Mason University is Virginia's largest public university located in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. With strong undergraduate and graduate degree programs in engineering, information technology, public policy, economics, visual and performing arts, life sciences and biotechnology, Mason prepares its alumni to succeed in the workforce and meet the needs of the region and the world.