Classification Title: Student Services Program Coordinator II - Exempt
College/Division: Division of Student Affairs and Academic Support
Department: SAAS Undergraduate Admissions
Advertised Salary Range: $35,568 - $42,000
Advertised Job Summary:
The Coordinator for Recruitment provides support to both nationwide and in-state recruitment efforts as part of the Office of Undergraduate Admissions' recruitment program.
The Coordinator will primarily be responsible for managing the Gamecock Alumni Recruitment Network (GARNet) program. This includes maintaining an active database of alumni recruiters and providing them with regular communication and opportunities to get involved. The Coordinator will also implement recruiting strategies year-round in locations dependent upon the needs of the office to maintain University representation in various markets across the country and the state when additional support is needed. This requires extensive travel as well as night and weekend work. The Coordinator will utilize exceptional travel-planning, customer service, relationship-building, and presentation skills in order to present students, parents, and high school counselors with up-to-date information about the University of South Carolina student experience and advise them on admissions policies and procedures.
When in-house, the Coordinator will assist with front-desk coverage and meet with walk-in visitors. They will review applications for admission to UofSC, as well as for the University's top scholarship programs, and serve as liaison with other campus offices and academic units of the University. The overall purpose of the Coordinator is to take an active role in proposing new and creative ideas to ensure prospective students have been personally, effectively, and knowledgeably served, while working for the highest yield of enrolled students from the admitted group.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Masters degree in Student Services or related field, or bachelor's degree and 2 years related experience.
Traveling alone within assigned geographic region for student recruitment and professional development/ training events is required.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 98477
About The University of South Carolina
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state’s flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state’s educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.