Under the supervision of the Director of Transfer Admission and Enrollment Services this position is responsible for all aspects of transfer student admission, from initial recruitment and application processing to evaluation and matriculation.
Typically a Bachelor's degree, Master's degree preferred. Incumbent will be expected to continue upgrading knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to keep abreast of regulation/policy changes.
Three to five years' experience in undergraduate admission in the role of admission counselor with prior participation in student staff supervision required.
Demonstrated knowledge in current trends in admission recruitment and evaluation. Significant familiarity with Jesuit values and education.
Ability to use superior judgment, sensitivity and discretion in relation to admission selection and staff supervision. Ability to supervise staff and provide overall direction to the office on matters related to transfer student recruitment and admission.
Accurately enter data on the computer; write clear and concise letters; and communicate effectively with students and parents. Knowledge of Excel, PowerPoint, and Word, as well as the SLATECRM, extremely beneficial.
Exemplary communication skills (both written and oral) evidenced by experience in preparing comprehensive reports and executive summaries incorporating complex and occasionally technical information.
Make recommendations for selection (hiring), counseling, pay changes, disciplinary action, promotion, transfer, and discharge. Final authority for training/development and performance evaluation of dedicated student staff.
Founded in 1911, LMU is a premier Catholic university rooted in the Jesuit and Marymount traditions. Our enrollment includes 5,962 undergraduate, 2,129 graduate and 1,278 law school students. Our 142-acre bluff-top campus is located in West Los Angeles and is among the nation's most beautiful and green campuses.