The admissions counselor is responsible for recruitment and enrollment of students in a designated market. This position is also responsible for developing recruitment strategies and interpreting and evaluating student academic credentials.
Required Qualifications – Required qualifications to effectively perform the job. An equivalent combination of education, training and experience will be considered. (Additional requirements may be designated by position.)
A Bachelor’s degree is required. Master’s degree is preferred.
Valid driver's license is required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities – May be representative, but not all-inclusive, of those knowledge, skills and abilities commonly associated with this position.
Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Knowledge of admissions terminology and tests
Ability to operate computers with various software programs
Must possess excellent customer service skills.
Must be highly organized, motivated, and able to work on multiple tasks simultaneously.
Must have strong professional integrity.
Position requires the ability to problem solve, use good judgment, think critically, and communicate effectively.
Must possess basic research skills.
Ability to learn and apply institutional policies and procedures.
Able to handle stress and meet deadlines.
Ability to demonstrate self-direction and motivation
Ability to travel on nights and weekends.
Lindenwood University is an equal opportunity employer.
Lindenwood University, often referred to as Lindenwood or LU, is a private, coeducational, liberal arts university located in St. Charles, Missouri. Founded in 1827 by George Sibley and Mary Easton Sibley, it is the second oldest higher-education institution west of the Mississippi River and since 1990 the fastest growing university in the Midwest. The University offers more than 120 undergraduate... and graduate degree programs to more than 16,000 students a year through values-centered programs that lead to development of the whole person. Lindenwood is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.