Career Opportunities

Admissions Counselor


Post University is currently accepting applications for the role of Admissions Counselor.

JOB SUMMARY:

Under the supervision of the Director of Admissions has the primary responsibility to develop and foster good relationships with High School Guidance Counselors and Community College advisors in an assigned geographic area.  The Admissions Counselor will conduct professional information sessions with Guidance Counselors, Transfer Coordinators, prospective students, and their families on the benefits that a Post University career oriented college education will provide.  This position is responsible for attending and conducting college fairs, education seminars, briefings and increasing awareness about Post University within an assigned territory. As such, the ideal candidate will manage an assigned territory and participate in meetings and events, on and off-campus.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • One to two years related and/or training experience required.
  • Must have excellent PC skills and be proficient in Microsoft Office, Internet applications and database software.
  • Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to multi-task.
  • Must be able to work in a team oriented, objected focused environment.
  • Understand and communicate the values of a career focused education.
  • Develop relationships with high school guidance counselors within an assigned territory.
  • Participate in the planning and execution of on-campus and off-campus inquiry generating events.
  • Professionally represent Post University within assigned territory at college fairs, college nights, and other regional and national conferences as directed.
  • Coordinate Campus visit program and supervise tour guides.
  • Build and sustain relationships within school districts to identify key contacts as well as issues affecting education within the district.  Recommend opportunities for outreach and promotion of Post University's programs and initiatives.            
  • Prospect high school and community college students within assigned geographical area and generate leads for enrollment.

As a member of our Post University team, the individual will share in a 120-year tradition of helping people achieve their personal and professional goals. Located in Waterbury, Connecticut, Post University has a vibrant campus and an excellent online program. The University offers a competitive salary and benefits package that includes medical, dental, 401(k) and tuition benefits.

Interested candidates should forward cover letter, resume, and three references to Post University Human Resources by applying at: www.post.edu/hr

Disclaimer: This opportunity may be withdrawn and/or amended.

POST UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER that employs in compliance with all applicable laws. We do not discriminate because of sex, sexual orientation, age, race, color, religious creed, marital status, national origin, ancestry, disability, handicap or other legally protected status. Equal access to programs, service and employment is available to all persons. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and job interview process should notify the Director of Human Resources, Post University.

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