The Augusta campus of Georgia Military College is accepting applications for the position of Admissions Counselor. GMC Augusta operates on the quarter system offering 5 accelerated terms each year. The Admissions Counselor position functions as an active participant in GMC’s recruitment, admissions, and retention operations.
The Admissions Counselor will:
- Seek and cultivate qualified prospective students
- Serve as the primary contact for prospective students through the admissions and initial enrollment process.
- Assist in the development, implementation and evaluation of effective recruitment strategies and tactics in order to meet designated enrollment goals;
- Maintain an active and aggressive schedule of recruiting events and visitations.
- Conduct admissions interviews and ensure timely feedback to prospective students during the application and initial enrollment process using a variety of communication tools.
- Maintain an active suspect and prospect list and collect data pertinent to the prospective student database.
- Assist in the development and maintenance of advertising and recruiting materials
- Ability to work evenings and weekends as required to promote GMC during community events, business events, and after school events.
- Will possess strong interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively in writing and public speaking.
- Work with high school counselors and teachers to foster relationships and recruiting opportunities for GMC.
- Work with community leaders and business owners to foster relationships and recruiting opportunities for GMC.
- Bachelor’s degree required
- Occasional local and regional travel
- Must be able to take initiative and work independently as well as part of a team
- Experience in a higher education setting, counseling, or sales environment.
Application packets must include a completed application, resume, contact information for three professional references and copies of unofficial transcripts. All interested persons should complete an online application at http://www.gmc.cc.ga.us/hirebridge.php. .
Closing Date: Open until filled.
Georgia Military College is an equal opportunity employer.
Georgia Military College - 14 months ago