Guilford College seeks to significantly expand its admissions presence across the country to engage a rich diversity of prospective student populations. Accordingly, Guilford seeks a seasoned admissions professional with comprehensive Spanish fluency to assist in the design and execution of recruitment events, both on- and off-campus, while also taking on assigned recruitment responsibilities. This role requires a commitment to providing consistently extraordinary hospitality and service to Guilford guests while working with a high level of autonomy to successfully strengthen our communication and relationships with campus offices and departments.
The person in this position is expected to perform the duties and responsibilities of this role at all times in a fashion that supports the College’s commitment to creating an inclusive college of academic excellence where a variety of people and perspectives are welcome, and to providing an environment where people from all races, ethnicities, national origins, genders, sexual orientations, and backgrounds may succeed.
• Reporting to the Director of Multicultural Recruitment and Visit Experience, the person in this position will serve as an assistant to the Office of Admission
• Assisting the Director with developing and implementing a high-touch, high-impact, and comprehensive recruitment program(s).
Recruiting prospective students, as assigned
Responsible for cultivating relationships with Community Based Organizations across North Carolina. • Ability to take a proactive leadership role in engaging the Latinx community during campus visits, financial aid sessions, interviews and parent sessions. This includes partnering with Marketing to develop targeted outreach initiatives. • Responsible for co-leading, managing, mentoring, and coaching a team of tour guides/ambassadors that will cultivate relationships with key constituents, including community leaders, campus partners, and school counselors as a means of ensuring a thorough understanding of the admission process. • Further, this position ensures that relationships with internal and external audiences are established and developed, resulting in a strong, qualified pool of ethnically diverse and academically prepared students in support of the colleges’ overall enrollment goal. • Understanding of both Guilford College and enrollment trends and environment. • Ability to work well under pressure and build positive relationships with colleagues across campus. • Assist with the conducting of Bonner Scholarship interviews and the implementation of a scholarship weekend • Assist with planning Financial Aid night events—both on- and off-campus
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• Bachelor’s degree • Candidate must be comprehensively fluent in Spanish • A minimum of two years of progressive responsibility as a full-time professional in undergraduate admissions and recruitment or related experience in a higher-education setting • Demonstrated strong commitment to diversity • Knowledge and familiarity in CRM, preferred SLATE experience • Demonstrated experience managing large scale recruitment programs. • Demonstrated commitment to the values associated with a national liberal arts education • Ability to work independently and as a collaborative team member. • Evidence of excellent planning, organizational, and customer service skills • Exceptional interpersonal and organizational skills • Demonstrated ability to think strategically, to take initiative, exercise sound decision making and ability to multitask • Proven ability to establish priorities and manage time wisely • Valid driver’s license; ability to work nights and weekends and travel as needed.
Internal Number: 310410
About Guilford College
Founded in 1837 by the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), Guilford College is a selective four-year liberal arts college located on a 335-acre campus in Greensboro, NC. Known for its challenging, socially engaged programs in the arts, humanities, business, policy, and sport studies, social sciences, natural science and mathematics, Guilford is an intentionally diverse, inclusive community where students and faculty collaborate critically and creatively to address complex issues and problems with an emphasis on interdisciplinary perspectives.