The Admissions Representative is responsible for representing Northwestern Health Sciences University to prospective students and for recruiting qualified applicants for admission to all its programs. The Admissions Representative must create and maintain relationships with a high volume of prospective students, achieving prompt and continued contact through multiple communication channels through the execution of established protocols. Additional responsibilities include conducting campus tours and other on-campus programs, recruitment travel, and building relationships with educators and community partners to increase University visibility and brand awareness in support of enrollment goals.
The hours required of this position are Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. plus occasional Saturdays Position Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree required in the fields of Communication, Sales, Psychology, Health & Wellness related degree, or other related field.
0-5 years of experience required in and demonstration of:
Strong cross-cultural interpersonal and writing skills.
Ability to maintain confidentiality and demonstrate initiative.
Ability to handle frequent interruptions.
Ability to multi-task, organize workflow and manage multiple projects.
Ability to be attentive to details and to be accurate.
Ability to represent the University and admissions profession positively through a strong, student-centered ethic.
Valid driver's license
Computer knowledge required. Experience with CRM systems preferred.
Ability to work in a team environment as well as independently with little supervision
Experience in Higher Education and Admissions preferred
This position also requires:
Ability to travel regularly to college and career fairs, local businesses, providing own vehicle with mileage reimbursement provided by the University according to University policy. (It is estimated to require up to 12 weeks of travel, overnight trips may extend to a week at a time)
Some evening and weekend hours required.
Northwestern Health Sciences University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status.
About Northwestern Health Sciences University
Northwestern Health Sciences University is a progressive institution educating the next generation of health care professionals. Located in Bloomington, MN, the institution has been a fixture in the market since 1941.
The University has a clear mission and reputation of developing excellent academic and professional programs in what has been traditionally described as complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). Their deep history is rooted in their founding of The College of Chiropractic, established over 70 years ago which continues to provide more than 85% of the practicing Doctors of Chiropractic (DC) in the state of Minnesota.
While the institution’s history is rooted in the chiropractic profession, the University strives to position itself as an institution focused more broadly on health and wellness. As the demand for their graduates in chiropractic, acupuncture, nutrition, oriental medicine and massage therapy continues to grow, they believe they are uniquely positioned to offer a range of patient care options that are natural, evidence-based, cost-effective, non-invasive and integrated with traditional medicine. Under the leadership of Dr. Christopher Cassirer, the... University is poised for growth in academic program offerings, the pursuit of new healthcare innovations and a research agenda that will contribute to the advancement of health and wellness through integrative care.