Academic Student Success Advisor
The Los Angeles Film School | The Los Angeles Recording School - Hollywood, CA

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The Los Angeles Film School is currently seeking talented, energetic Academic Advisors for our Student Success Team.
As an Academic Student Success Advisor you play a vital role in the success of students and to the institution as a whole. Academic Advisors have the opportunity to perform the following:
  • Provide academic advisement to new and continuing students from the start through graduation
  • Serve as a student advocate to navigate through school policy and procedure
  • Maintain a high level of customer service and student retention
  • Take proactive measures to ensure prompt resolution of any potential obstacles
  • Regularly interacts and represents student interests with other departments
  • Responsible for metrics related to student retention
  • Regularly monitors student activity, GPA, and other components for academic progress
  • Work well in a team environment
  • Follow all policies, procedures and compliance guidelines
Successful candidates will have:
  • Bachelor's degree and one year experience in academic advising, degree planning or career counseling required
  • Master's degree in higher education, college student personnel, counseling, psychology, or related field from an accredited institution preferred
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize and deal with ambiguity
  • Ability to coach and motivate teammates and students for goal achievement
  • Ability to research, critically think about and analyze student records and policy for resolution
  • Self-directed professional with strong interpersonal, problem solving and customer service skills
  • Ability to listen, understand and overcome obstacles
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Proficient in the Internet, Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel, and ability to toggle between multiple screens
Full time commitment is essential. Please forward resume and letter of interest addressing applicant qualifications for this position. No phone calls please. All positions are subject to full background check.