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4 Year Degree
Are you an experienced college admissions officer who is interested in working directly with families and having a positive influence in the direction of their future? Are you seeking greater work/life balance? If so Bright Horizons College Coach might be a great fit for you. Bright Horizons College Coach has been assisting families in achieving their education goals for more than 20 years. With a strong service mission, commitment to excellence, and focus on ethical guidance, we work with tens of thousands of families through their corporate sponsored benefit and hundreds more via our more traditional independent consulting service. In both cases, we interact directly with students and parents in person, over the phone, and via Skype.
At the heart of Bright Horizons College Coach is a phenomenal group of knowledgeable, hardworking, team-oriented educators with experience at a wide range of undergraduate institutions. Our team is made up of former admissions and financial aid officers who enjoy supporting each student in finding the best fit for college. Flexibility plays a key role in our work and includes the opportunity to work remotely while engaging with colleagues on a daily basis.
The Senior Manager will guide our various clients through the college admissions process, helping students present and maximize their unique strengths, accomplishments, and potential in a student-focused and ethical way. While we currently have an opening in California we are excited to speak with qualified candidates regardless of location.
As the Senior Manager, Educational Counseling, you will:
Support students and families through all aspects of the college admission process, including managing expectations and goals.
Present workshops on a full spectrum of educational topics, such as admission to four-year colleges, guidance for STEM applicants, and admissions basics for families new to the process.
Work with a diverse group of students and parents at various socioeconomic levels to help them successfully navigate the education system.
Collaborate with an experienced and engaged team of admissions and college finance experts to maintain the most up-to-date knowledge in the field.
What we hope you will bring to this role:
Bachelor’s degree (required)
3 plus years of experience in selective college admissions required; college counseling experience a plus
Passion for higher education and a commitment to increasing education access for a broad constituency of students and parents
Confident presence, strong relationship building skills, and a professional manner
Creative, strategic thinking
Strong editing and writing ability coupled with attention to detail
Superior presentation skills in both large group and individual settings
High degree of integrity
Great time management and organization abilities
Interest in working in a collaborative, team oriented environment
Comfort level with technology, including Microsoft Office and internet research
Telecommuting is allowed.
About Bright Horizons College Coach
College Coach® is the nation’s leading provider of educational advising, offering expert guidance from the best college admissions consultants on the college admissions and finance process. The organization was founded in 1998 on the principle that every student is unique. Our goal is to help each student maximize his or her chances of success through services focused on their personal desires, goals, individual strengths, and accomplishments.More than a dozen years after our founding, College Coach’s individualized philosophy and commitment to our students remains at the heart of what we do. We’re proud of the trusted service we provide and of our proven success record. Our experienced experts, all former senior admissions and college finance officers from some of the most selective colleges in the country, combine the personalization of a one-on-one student/advisor relationship with the value and knowledge of a whole team. Today, College Coach works with students around the world, and we look forward each year to helping a new group of future graduates reach their educational dreams.College Coach is proud to be part of Bright Horizons, working with families both independently and through employers to help students achieve their educational aspirations.