Hamilton College, a highly selective liberal arts college located in the scenic village of Clinton, NY, is seeking a results-oriented admissions professional who wants to be part of a highly effective team. The Admission Office staff is characterized by an unusual degree of teamwork and camaraderie, a high level of energy and commitment, exceptional communication skills and creative problem-solving abilities. This is a full-time, benefited position available to start as soon as June 1.
Responsibilities will include: review of applications and selection of candidates for admission; interviewing prospective students; conducting group information sessions and other presentations; managing relationships with secondary school counselors and corresponding recruitment territories; travel to secondary schools, college fairs and other off-campus programs; and manage projects within the Office of Admission that will be assigned based on each candidate’s strengths and experience as well as the office’s needs.
Candidates should possess excellent oral and written communication skills, and strong organizational and analytical abilities; be strongly service-oriented; have a current driver’s license and be willing to travel three to six weeks per year and work some weekends. Admission experience preferred, but entry-level candidates as well as those with related professional experience will be considered. Salary and title will be commensurate with experience.
About Hamilton College
Hamilton is one of the nation's top liberal arts colleges. It is independent, highly selective, coeducational and residential. Originally founded in 1793 as the Hamilton-Oneida Academy, Hamilton is today composed of 1,850 diverse and talented students from nearly all of the 50 states and approximately 40 countries. More information can be found at www.hamilton.edu/about.