Regional Admissions Counselor
The Undergraduate Admissions Office at Baylor University is a top-notch team that consistently delivers a standout performance by leading and serving with unwavering character, cutting edge strategy and a bounce-back spirit. Do you love meeting new people, hearing their stories and their goals? Do you enjoy connecting people with resources and providing expert customer service? Are you a champion for education?
Baylor University is seeking a Regional Admissions Counselor for the Houston area. This position will be responsible for representing Baylor University to area high schools and recruiting the best and brightest Houston students to Baylor. Someone who is skilled at networking, building relationships, and public speaking will be most successful in this position. Establishing high-quality relationships with high school counselors, community partners, and students is essential to strengthening Baylor's presence in the Houston area. The Regional Admissions Counselor will be responsible for planning and hosting recruitment events throughout the Houston area and must be a talented and engaging presenter.
The successful candidate will be:
- Internally motivated and a self-starter.
- Proactive when following up with students to guide them through what can be a complex and competitive admissions process with a positive attitude and upmost professionalism.
While working remotely, you will maintain close contact with the Waco campus and periodically travel to Baylor University for training, major recruitment events, etc.
A Bachelor's Degree, less than a year of relevant work and a Christian faith are required. A bachelor's degree, three years of relevant work and Bi-Lingual (Spanish) skills are preferred. **Note: Anticipated start date for this position is Mid-June 2017!
Competitive Benefits Package:
- Health, dental, and vision insurances are effective day one
- Time off accrual begins day 1
- 13 vacation days per year
- 11 sick days
- 3 additional personal days
- 16 paid holidays
- After one year you are eligible for 100% tuition remissions on any Bachelor or Master level course
- After one year you will receive automatic retirement contributions equal to 10.8% of your base salary
- No matching contribution is required
- You own and manage the retirement account
- There is no vesting period
- Part or all of the waiting period can be waived with verification of prior service at another college or university
For information on all the Baylor Benefits, please visit our Benefits Page.
View the full position description Regional Admissions Counselor. Please submit an on-line application at https://jobs.baylor.edu along with a cover letter and resume.
Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education's “Great Colleges to Work For.” Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continuously operating university in Texas. The university provides a vibrant campus community for over 16,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Baylor is actively recruiting staff who support our mission as we pursue our bold vision, Pro Futuris.
Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant's religion among its selection criteria. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.