Senior Associate Director of Admission, Outreach and Access
Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado
Type: Full Time
Salary: $70,000 to $72,000
4 Year Degree
The Senior Associate Director of Admission, Outreach & Access at Colorado College will lead admission activities and strategy in the recruitment, evaluation, and enrollment of underrepresented students. This individual will collaborate with Colorado College staff, faculty, and current students on efforts to increase visibility among BIPOC, low-income, and first-generation college students. This role will also advise senior enrollment division leadership staff on trends related to the use of race in college admission and lead initiatives to meet compositional diversity goals in light of legal challenges to the use of race in college admission.
Bachelor’s degree plus a minimum of four years of related experience to include supervisory experience; demonstrated strong ability to independently manage projects and programs and achieve successful outcomes; demonstrated record of success with recruitment and relationship building with underrepresented communities; Proven ability to develop strong working relationships with people from different cultural backgrounds, including those associated with race, ethnicity, nation origin, religion, socio-economic status, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation and other aspects of human diversity; experience and understanding of the use of technology in relation to recruitment and outreach efforts, including familiarity with the role of Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software; strong data background and experience in utilizing data in goal setting, recruitment planning, and decision making; strong organizational skills; excellent oral and written communication skills; excellent reading comprehension; ability to work independently; demonstrated exceptional interpersonal skills; proven ability to meet project deadlines; ability to conduct in-depth statistical analysis of project and program results; ability to travel 6-8 weeks throughout the year and work evenings and weekends as needed. Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and a driving record that is insurable by Colorado College’s motor vehicle insurance carrier.
Colorado College is a national liberal arts college located in the Rocky Mountain region of the U.S. and attracts students from all over the U.S. and the world and is renowned for its beautiful location and unique, one-class-at-a-time block plan.