Are you an individual of action and substance? We are searching for an enthusiastic leader with a strategic vision aimed at increasing the enrollment of domestic multicultural students.
The start date for this role will be June 1, 2020.
What You’ll Do:
Our ideal candidate will develop and lead our multicultural recruitment efforts that engages the entire admissions staff and collaborates with current students, staff, faculty, and alumni to support admissions programming. At the same time this person will strengthen, cultivate, and develop new relationships with community based organizations, scholarship programs, and college access programs.
As a senior member of the enrollment team, you should be able to manage a recruitment territory with a level of highly personalized contact with prospective students. You will lead information sessions, conduct on and off campus interviews, attend college fairs and high school visits, represent the college at all on-campus recruitment events, and participate in admission file review and committee decisions within a highly selective environment.
Who You Are:
Qualified applicants will have a Bachelor’s degree and 4+ years (Assistant Dean) or 6+ years (Associate Dean) of professional, Admissions-related work experience. A Master’s degree, ability to converse in a second language, and experience with multicultural recruitment in a higher education admissions office or community-based organization is preferred.
If you accept new challenges with a positive attitude, have a strong work ethic, and enjoy working in a respectful and collaborative team environment, apply to join St. Olaf’s dynamic admissions office.
About St. Olaf College
At St. Olaf College we are dedicated to creating an inclusive and globally engaged community. We believe in fostering different identities, beliefs, and traditions because our differences make us stronger. St. Olaf strives to promote cultural diversity and multicultural understanding and create a campus where individuals of all backgrounds feel accepted and supported. We encourage applications from candidates committed to the enrichment of our diverse community.
One of the nation's leading liberal arts colleges, St. Olaf serves 3,000 students, ranks #1 among U.S. colleges for the number of students studying abroad, and celebrates carbon-free electrical power. Its mission is to challenge students to excel in the liberal arts, examine faith and values, and explore meaningful vocation in an inclusive, globally engaged community nourished by Lutheran tradition. The college is located on a picturesque 300-acre campus in Northfield, Minnesota, a vibrant, restored, historic river town of 20,000 located 45 minutes south of the Twin Cities.
A virtual campus tour: https://www.stolaf.edu/multimedia/play/?p=483
An overview of Northfield: https://wp.stolaf.edu/admissions/visit/nort...hfield/
An overview of the Twin Cities: https://wp.stolaf.edu/admissions/visit/twincities/
An overview of the benefits program can be found here: https://wp.stolaf.edu/hr/benefits/