Perform recruitment, application evaluation, and programming involved with the enrollment of freshmen and transfer students to Radford University. Must be highly motivated, goal oriented, attentive to detail, well organized, able to multi-task and work well under pressure and with diverse constituencies. Ideal candidate must possess a strong desire to work with prospective students and their families; demonstrate a genuine desire to represent Radford University and all its programs (to include college fairs and high school visits) with a positive attitude; possess strong verbal and written communication skills as well as computer and interpersonal skills. Candidate must be able to travel in and out-of-state in support of enrollment initiatives and be able to lift or move up to 20 pounds.
Must possess a bachelor's degree or equivalent education and work experience. Demonstrated relevant experience in Admissions, Marketing or related field required. The ideal candidate must possess a strong desire to work with prospective students and their families; demonstrate a genuine desire to represent Radford University and all its programs (to include college fairs and high school visits) with a positive attitude. Strong interpersonal skills as well as the ability to communicate verbally and in writing with prospective students, families, school counselors are critical for a successful candidate. Must be able to travel in and out-of-state to support enrollment initiatives.
Self motivated, detail oriented, organized, and capable of multi-tasking in a high volume office setting. Experience with public speaking and working with diverse constituencies. Working knowledge of Banner or a higher education student information system, customer relationship management systems and document management software. Experience with Microsoft Office applications to include Outlook, Excel and Word. Experience working in an admissions or higher education office setting.
Work Location: Radford
Posting Number: C00185P
Position Number: C00780
Application Review Date: 08/20/2019
Internal Number: 7677
About Radford University
Radford University serves the Commonwealth of Virginia and the nation through a wide range of academic, cultural, human service and research programs. Radford University is committed to creating and supporting a highly productive, diverse and qualified workforce. As one of the largest employers in the region, Radford University seeks employees who support teaching, research and the public service mission of the university.