The University of Mississippi School of Education seeks a dynamic, creative individual to serve as the Admissions Counselor for the School to recruit prospective, diverse students at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The incumbent ensures the success of the School of Education and university by supporting the unit's marketing, recruitment, enrollment, and evaluation strategies and initiatives.
The ideal candidate demonstrates effective skills in leadership, communications, collaboration, decision-making, and teamwork in managing initiatives for the School of Education across departments, and cooperatively with other stakeholders at the University.
The Admissions Counselor position requires judgment and discretion while working efficiently and accurately in processing a high volume of prospective student data. The incumbent will travel frequently in representation of the School/University and must demonstrate effective project and time management skills, give critical attention to detail, and oversee development and production of marketing and promotional materials for the unit. This position reports to the Associate Dean of the School of Education.
Please see careers.olemiss.edu for the complete job description, examples of work performed, minimum qualifications, and application process.
The University of Mississippi is an EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Title VI/Title VII/Title IX/504/ADA/ADEA employer.
The University of Mississippi complies with all applicable laws regarding equal opportunity and affirmative action and does not unlawfully discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or genetic information.
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university, conferred no later than the date of hire, or verified in writing by the respective Dean’s Office or Registrar’s Office that requirements have been met with certainty for the degree to be conferred.
Experience: Six (6) months of experience related to the above described duties.
Licensure: Must possess a valid driver’s license.
Substitution Statement: Related education and related experience may be substituted on a basis set forth by the Department of Human Resources.
Internal Number: 12458639
About The University of Mississippi
Founded in 1848, the University of Mississippi, affectionately known to alumni, students and friends as Ole Miss, is Mississippi's flagship university. Included in the elite group of R-1: Doctoral Universities - Highest Research Activity by the Carnegie Classification, it has a long history of producing leaders in public service, academics and business. With more than 24,000 students, Ole Miss is the state's largest university and is ranked among the nation's fastest-growing institutions. Its 15 academic divisions include a major medical school, nationally recognized schools of accountancy, law and pharmacy, and the Sally McDonnell Barksdale Honors College, renowned for a blend of academic rigor, experiential learning and opportunities for community action.