Admissions Representative

  • Job Reference: 425084776-2
  • Date Posted: 17 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Delta College - Lafayette
  • Location: Lafayette, Louisiana
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Admissions Representative

Full-time position with benefits.

Typically a 40 hour week, Monday - Friday.


The ideal candidate will provide positive assistance to prospective students searching for career training. A strong desire to make a difference in the lives of others and see them succeed as well as getting results & doing what is right by the prospective student is a MUST!


Responsibilities include:

o Recruiting students into career training programs and scheduling campus visits by:

o Setting appointments with prospects to visit the campus and learn more about the career programs offered.

o Involves heavy phone work and follow-up, but no cold calling.

o Follow-up includes phones, email, texts, etc.

o Conducting face-to-face interviews on campus to assess the education needs, vocational ambitions, aptitudes and abilities of prospective students and help match prospects to career training.

o Helping the prospective student through the admissions requirements including necessary documentation to meet the demands of various regulatory entities.


Requirements:

  • Experience in recruiting, college admissions, public relations, career counseling, inside sales, outside sales or customer service is strongly preferred.
  • Must have good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must not be afraid of the phone and must enjoy working with people over the phone.
  • Must be computer-literate, able to fully utilize and record all activity in contact management software.

The successful candidate must be able to pass a criminal background check and drug screen.