Rider University invites applications for an Admissions Counselor who will be responsible for obtaining necessary knowledge of all aspects of Rider and acting as a credible spokesperson for the University in a professional and friendly manner; counseling prospective students; reviewing applications; making admission decisions; and managing a specific recruitment territory.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree required. Technical skills with internet applications and Microsoft Office suite. Excellent written and oral communication and time management skills. Extensive knowledge of all aspects of Rider. This includes the Admissions process, financial aid, student life, all academic programs, and athletics. Valid driver’s license and vehicle required.
Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
1-3 years of experience in college admissions.
Affirmative Action Statement:
Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, handicap/disability, Vietnam-era/disabled veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other non-job related criteria.
Internal Number: 5026
About Rider University
"As a learner-centered University dedicated to the education of the whole student, Rider provides students the intellectual resources and breadth of student life opportunities of a comprehensive university with the personal attention and close student-faculty interactions of a liberal arts college.Through a commitment to high quality teaching, scholarship and experiential opportunities, faculty on both campuses provide undergraduate and graduate students rigorous and relevant programs of study to expand their intellectual, cultural and personal horizons and develop their leadership skills. Our highly regarded programs in the arts, social sciences, sciences, music, business and education challenge students to become active learners who can acquire, interpret, communicate and apply knowledge within and across disciplines to foster the integrative thinking required in a complex and rapidly changing world."