Gettysburg College is seeking a Sr. Assistant Director of Admissions/Coordinator of Admissions Alumni Volunteers to join a highly effective admissions team. This position reports to the Dean of Admissions and manages the development and implementation of an alumni volunteer program in the admissions office. Responsibilities include alumni volunteer management; program development and implementation, and admissions recruitment duties such as admissions travel, territory management, interviewing prospective students, public speaking, data analysis and application review and selection.
The successful candidate should have experience with volunteer management; excellent demonstrated abilities to communicate verbally and in writing; speak confidently in front of large groups; implement programs and organize activities and projects on time, and work collaboratively and effectively with a diverse group of people in a dynamic environment. Gettysburg College seeks candidates who have the communication skills and cross-cultural abilities to maximize their effectiveness with diverse groups of students, colleagues and community members. Interest in creating an inclusive campus community and a strong commitment to the liberal arts college experience is expected.
Position requirements are as follows: a Bachelor’s degree, at least three years of demonstrated experience working as a professional in college admissions, and a valid United States driver’s license. Application materials must be received by April 9, 2021.
About Gettysburg College
Gettysburg College is a highly selective four-year residential college of the liberal arts and sciences. Gettysburg receives international praise and is currently ranked in the top 55 national liberal arts colleges by U.S. News and World Report, which also ranks the College in the top 75 in the category of best value schools. Located on a beautiful 225-acre campus, Gettysburg is driven by the profoundness of its historic location. The campus and the surrounding land were witness to the turning point in the Civil War that helped shape the course of American democracy. The College's connection to our country's history has long shaped and strengthened Gettysburg’s modern approach, pedagogy and emphasis on the preparation of the whole person—igniting students’ passion and commitment to our nation and the world.