Belmont Abbey College is currently seeking qualified applications to fill the position of Admissions Counselor. Under the direction of the Dean of Enrollment, the Admissions Counselor shares the responsibility for planning, coordinating and participating in all recruitment programs and related activities for the express purpose of providing the College with a representative applicant pool in order to achieve the college’s enrollment objective.
The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management, Marketing, Psychology, Communications, or a related field. Experience working in an admissions office or at a college campus is preferred. Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and general understanding of database systems is required. A comfort level with public speaking and working well with others is required. The work environment is an office setting which requires the ability to work odd shifts, travel up to 50% of the time by air or car, sit continuously at a computer, and be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
The incumbent must be an effective communicator with strong interpersonal skills, listening skills, public relations skills, polished oral and written communication skills. The incumbent must possess leadership qualities that embody integrity, adaptability, confidence, diplomacy, ethics, motivation, reliability, self-management, and teamwork. The incumbent must be energetic and creative with the ability to maintain organizational skills in a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment.