Occupational Category (Staff Positions Only): Professional
Hiring Salary: Monthly-Staff
Department: Undergraduate Admissions
Bachelor's degree in related field. Master's preferred. Six years of experience in a related field. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Plans, organizes, and directs the day-to-day operations of Admissions Recruiting with the oversight of the Director. Performs highly complex managerial work providing direction and guidance in strategic operations and planning in recruitment for Undergraduate Admissions.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Directs program activities of recruitment staff in undergraduate admissions. Develops and implements techniques for evaluating recruitment and territory activities. Develops goals and objectives. Oversees and approves schedules, priorities, and standards for achieving goals. Develops, implements, and evaluates policies and procedures and oversees compliance with policies and procedures. Oversees schedules, priorities and standards for achieving recruitment and marketing goals. Identifies areas of needed change and makes recommendations to improve operations. Directs and evaluates recruitment activities. Develops and reviews budget expenditures. Oversees the work of others. Oversees the preparation of management and productivity reports and studies. Manages programs focusing on continuous process improvement. Develops and implements techniques for evaluating program activities. Makes decisions independently under the authority of the director when the director is absent. Enforces department policies and procedures. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 21737
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.