Job No: 496609 Work Type: Staff Part-time Department: Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law Location: Brookdale Center, 55 Fifth Avenue, NY, NY Categories: Admissions, Administrative Support
Cardozo School of Law is seeking a part-time admissions coordinator to join the J.D. Admissions team. The coordinator will assist with the organization, execution, and promotion of all recruitment events both on-and off-campus; processing of applications and supporting documents; managing office inventory; and general administrative tasks and office support.
Assists with organizing, promoting, and coordinating admissions recruitment events.
Primarily responsible for the mailing and shipment of recruitment materials and brochures for law fairs and other recruitment events.
Organize and maintain admissions publications.
Assists with the delivery of electronic correspondence and messaging to prospective students.
Assist with J.D. admissions processing and supporting documents.
Responsible for data entry, assisting with release of electronic decisions, and transmission of admissions data to other University systems (i.e. Banner).
Responsible for general office support, including answering office telephone calls and greeting visitors.
Takes on special projects and additional responsibilities as requested by the Dean of Admissions and admissions counselors.
The admission coordinator must be a team player, a problem-solver, and possess excellent organization and communication skills.
Strong computer skills and attention to detail are essential.
Experience & Educational Background:
Bachelor's degree required and 1-2 years prior related experience.
Skills & Competencies:
Extremely well-organized and strong computer literacy.
Adeptness at learning new programs and systems.
Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing.
Ability to develop effective relationships with colleagues, students, and other law and University employees.
A team player who accepts direction and has the ability to work well independently and manage their own time.
Must have the competency to assume responsibility for tasks and take a project through completion.
Seeks to apply technology and innovation to improve efficiency and solve problems.
Resume and cover letter required
The Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law is a leader in legal education, located in Manhattan's Greenwich Village. The law school is renowned for its program in intellectual property, which includes the FAME Center for Fashion, Arts, Media and Entertainment Law. Cardozo Law has a long tradition of public advocacy and is the birthplace of the Innocence Project and the home of our Center for Rights and Justice. Cardozo offers a world-class faculty and encourages creative thinking and innovation in the legal profession. Cardozo provides students with a strong foundation in legal theory combined with practical hands-on experience in a variety of areas including criminal law, civil rights law, and business law. The school prides itself on creating a vibrant and warm community for faculty, staff and students.
A division of Yeshiva University, Cardozo Law School offers an excellent compensation package, and a broad range of employee benefit plans. The law school is a secular institution within a religious university and welcomes people of all religions, ethnic backgrounds, races and sexual identities.
Equal Employment Opportunity:
Yeshiva University is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.
Yeshiva University has been transforming lives for more than a century. Nowhere but here can students have a personal, small college experience while benefitting from the academic rigor of a top ranked research university. Since its inception YU has been dedicated to melding the ancient traditions of Jewish law and life with the heritage of Western civilization, and each year we celebrate as future leaders make YU their home. Yeshiva University is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.