Director of Admissions for Graduate and Continuing and Professional Studies
Reporting directly to the Vice President for Enrollment Management, the Director of Admissions for Graduate and Continuing and Professional Studies leads comprehensive admissions efforts to attract, recruit and enroll qualified graduate and continuing education students. The Director is a key member of the College’s enrollment management leadership team and contributes to the development and execution of Manhattan’s strategic planning initiatives.
Direct the implementation and coordination of a strategic marketing plan to grow graduate enrollment at Manhattan College
Manage the graduate admission budget, including planning and administration
Develop, maintain and continually enhance communication plans for prospective graduate students; plan and purchase list buys and student search campaigns including direct mailings, emails and social media campaigns
Develop relationships and communication with all graduate program directors; co-chair monthly Graduate Council meetings with key participants including the College’s Provost, Associate Provost, VP for Enrollment Management, Deans and Program Directors. Meet regularly with the Deans of the Schools of Liberal Arts, Engineering, Continuing and Professional Studies, Education and Health, Science and the O’Malley School of Business to collaborate on enrollment strategies for graduate programs
Coordinate on-campus/off campus recruiting activities for all graduate programs; travel to various recruiting, admissions and community-based events to market graduate programs to prospective students
Meet with and counsel prospective students; provide admissions and program information
Oversee the maintenance and development of graduate admissions website pages; communicate with graduate faculty and web services to encourage development of program websites; collaborate with ITS to develop technology to improve the graduate admissions process
Coordinate and communicate jobs with Marketing & Communications to produce graduate admissions and marketing materials
Collaborate with the Office of Institutional Effectiveness to assist with analysis of reports indicating enrollment trends, assessing recruitment efforts and evaluating enrollment data
Ability to work evenings/weekends and travel throughout the year
Provide and articulate a strategic vision for graduate enrollment at Manhattan College
Master’s Degree from an accredited college/university
Five years of experience in graduate recruitment, advising or other related field
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Knowledge of SCT/Banner and CRM systems
Working knowledge of SLATE
Experience supervising graduate admissions staffs
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled.
If you wish to apply, please access the link below: https://manhattan.clearcompany.com/careers/jobs/adfdc9b7-16e4-ea9e-b62f-5cb9b987df72/apply?source=1098441-CS-25836
Manhattan College is an independent Catholic coeducational institution in the Lasallian tradition. We expect our faculty, administration, and staff to be knowledgeable about our mission and to make a positive contribution to the mission. Applicants from historically under-represented segments of the population are encouraged to apply, as well as those attracted to a college with a Catholic identity. We are committed to a diverse campus community. AA/EO Employer M/F/D/V.
About Manhattan College
Manhattan College is an independent Catholic coeducational institution in the Lasallian tradition. We expect our faculty, administration, and staff to be knowledgeable about our mission and to make a positive contribution to the mission. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. We are committed to a diverse campus community. AA/EO Employer M/F/D/V