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Missouri University of Science & Technology - Senior Admissions Counselor for Diversity Recruitment

August 09, 2019 11:41 AM | Anonymous member

Missouri S&T is seeking a Senior Admissions Counselor for Diversity Recruitment.

Application Deadline

August 18, 2019

Full Time, benefit eligible



Job Description

Meet with prospective students and families via daily visits, special events and other activities with special emphasis on visiting with students from populations identified as underrepresented among the S&T undergraduate population.

Coordinate recruitment travel related to high school visits, college fairs, community college visits and off campus recruitment events targeted to institutions or student populations identified as underrepresented among the S&T undergraduate population.

In collaboration with Recruitment Marketing and Enrollment Development and Student Diversity Initiatives, plan and execute a communication plan to recruit student populations identified as underrepresented among the S&T undergraduate population, including but not limited to, print, telecommunication, texting and social media. Individually communicate to all URM inquiry and admitted student undergraduate populations regardless of territory assignment. Attend meetings with external departments, such as Student Diversity Initiatives to share knowledge and collaborate on activities.

In collaboration with Student Financial Assistance, plan and execute a communication plan to effectively recruit target undergraduate student populations (ethnic and gender minorities) identified as underrepresented among the S&T undergraduate population and work with Recruitment Marketing and Enrollment Development to effectively communicate the scholarship and aid opportunities and application process to targeted populations.

Plan and execute regular meetings with offices engaged in support of a diverse population on campus to ensure collaboration and communication including but not limited to Recruitment Marketing and Enrollment Development, Student Diversity Initiatives, Chief Diversity Officer, Student Success Programs, and Academic Programs, etc. Coordinate with URM-focused student organizations when planning recruitment events or on ways we can support student-led Student Diversity Initiatives events.

Participate in Admissions recruitment events, outreach, campus responsibilities, training, meetings and other office duties as necessary.


Minimum Qualifications

A Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience and at least 1 year of experience from which comparable knowledge and skills can be acquired is necessary

Preferred Qualifications

Three or more years of experience in student recruiting, marketing or other highly interactive promotional field.

Strong organizational skills, outstanding oral and written communication skills, self-motivation and excellent interpersonal skills.

Proficiency in Microsoft Word Suite, familiarity with PeopleSoft and Slate, high comfort level with technology and social media, and the ability to analyze and present data effectively.



The final candidate is required to provide copies of official transcript(s) for any college degree(s) listed in application materials submitted. Copies of transcript(s) should be provided prior to the start of employment. In addition, the final candidate may be required to verify other credentials listed in application materials.

Failure to provide official transcript(s) or other required verification may result in the withdrawal of the job offer.

All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.

Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable state or federal law. This policy shall not be interpreted in such a manner as to violate the legal rights of religious organizations or the recruiting rights of military organizations associated with the Armed Forces or the Department of Homeland Security of the United States of America.

The University's nondiscrimination policy applies to any phase of its employment process, any phase of its admission or financial aid programs, or other aspects of its educational programs or activities.  Further, this policy applies to sexual violence or sexual harassment, both forms of sex discrimination, occurring within the educational program and instances occurring outside of the educational program if the conduct negatively affects the victim’s educational experience or the overall campus environment. 

Any person having inquiries concerning the application of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 or other civil rights laws should contact the Title IX Coordinator. 

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