Position Description: Under the direction of the Director of International Programs Administration, the incumbent proactively builds relationships with prospective international students that encourage enrollment growth, promote UCLA Extension certificate and study abroad programs. The Admissions Counselor serves as the primary contact for prospective non-resident international students. The Counselor reviews and processes prospective student inquiries and applications, providing proactive, ongoing counseling and responding to general requests for information about the application process and requirements, immigration visa requirements, housing, health insurance, academics at UCLA and UCLA Extension and life in Los Angeles. The Counselor assists the Director of International Programs Administration with invoicing, commissions payments and other billing related to the application process. This is a high-impact role for UCLA Extension. Requires strong interpersonal relationship-building skills, a passion for helping others, and an outgoing personality; experience working with a multicultural international population for whom English may not be their first language; ability to work accurately and thoroughly in a fast-paced, high-demand work environment with frequent interruptions; and close collaboration with UCLA Extension academic program departments. The successful candidate will also have exceptional customer service instincts, enjoy working with diverse audiences, and contribute positively to a fun work environment. Must be able to thrive during periods of change and handle issues with sound professional judgment and maturity.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy, https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/DiscHarassAffirmAction
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UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Benefits:UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.