The Admissions Counselor serves as a member of the Admissions team, focusing on recruiting prospective students in support of the College’s enrollment management plan. He/she represents Penn College, both on and off campus, to prospective students, parents, secondary school counselors and other individuals and organizations involved in the college selection process. The individual will be responsible for developing and executing effective recruitment strategies for assigned geographic and academic territories. Frequent travel in or out of the state is required during peak recruitment periods.
Minimum education and experience include a Bachelor’s degree and experience in college admissions preferred, or related professional experience in marketing/sales.
Minimum abilities and skills include developed organizational skills; interpersonal skills necessary to deal effectively and courteously with prospective students, parents, high school personnel, College staff and the public; possession of a valid driver’s license; sensitivity to the expectations of students, parents, and staff; ability to work in a fast-paced environment; ability to adapt to changing assignments and multiple priorities; ability to work both collaboratively and independently; ability to build strong working relationships with diverse groups; evidence of strong written communication and presentation skills; ability to make decisions and exercise independent judgment in a time-sensitive environment; solid technical skills including Microsoft Office; ability to manage multiple tasks and successfully meet deadlines; evidence of a strong customer-service orientation; and ability to conduct admissions activities with the highest level of integrity.
Please see the detailed job announcement on our website and to apply: https://jobs.pct.edu/postings/18148. Application materials must be submitted by Thursday, September 12, 2019.
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Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with credentials submitted as applied to the College’s Administrative, Professional and Technical Staff Salary System.
About Pennsylvania College of Technology
Pennsylvania College of Technology, an affiliate of The Pennsylvania State University is located in Williamsport, a family-oriented community ideally situated along the Susquehanna River at the foot of Bald Eagle Mountain in north central Pennsylvania within 200 Miles of New York City, Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington, D.C. Pennsylvania College of Technology, a national leader in applied technology education attracts the second-highest enrollment in the Penn State system; nearly 6,000 students are enrolled in associate- and bachelor-degree programs relating to more than 100 different career areas, which combine hands-on experience with theory and management education. The modern Penn College campus offers students hands-on instruction and access to the latest equipment, leading to excellent graduate placement and "degrees that work". We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, excellent educational benefits for employees and dependents at Penn College and The Pennsylvania State University, and an exciting work experience as part of the Penn College family. For more information about Penn College, please visit our Web site at www.pct.edu.