Niagara County Community College is searching for a Recruiter in our Admissions department. This is a full-time, 12-month, para-professional position reporting to the Assistant Vice President of Enrollment Management.
This position is responsible for recruitment and admission of prospective students through high school visits, outreach efforts and partnerships with community based organizations; works collaboratively with the Coordinator of Multicultural Students on events/activities for underrepresented populations; maintains regular reports of recruitment efforts and enrollment of international students; meets with prospective students regarding college admissions; provides presentations on college admissions. The location of this position could possibly be housed at both the Sanborn, NY campus and the Niagara Falls Culinary Institute campus in Niagara Falls, NY. Weekend and evening hours may be required.
Niagara County Community College is doing its part to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus within our work environment and requiring that all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Therefore, the candidate that is selected for hire of the position must show proof of their vaccination status to the Human Resources office after an offer of employment is accepted. NCCC will consider requests for medical and religious exemptions from the COVID-19 vaccine requirement.
Typical Work Activities:
1. Plan & implement recruitment activities to students from all backgrounds to include high school visits, business & industry, community based organizations and other markets as assigned by supervisor
2. Assist prospective students with the admissions process
3. Attend college fairs, parents nights, SUNY recruitment functions, and other recruitment oriented activities and events
4. Assist with campus based recruitment & marketing activities and events, prepare and provide admission presentations to groups as well as provide campus tours to visitors
5. Utilize the CRM and student information system to process student info, maintain records and prepare reports
6. Support daily operations of the admissions unit
7. Serve on college committees as requested
8. Provide students with basic Student Service assistance in Admissions, Financial Aid, and Records & Registration functions.
9. Other duties as assigned by the Assistant Vice president of Enrollment Services.
Must be able to relate to multiple and diverse populations including the administration, faculty, staff and student body; must be able to coordinate numerous tasks and projects simultaneously; must be able to operate the student data base system; must be able to prepare and present reports; must be able to prepare and provide presentations to groups; must have capability to travel; must be able to work evenings and weekends as required; must be able to maintain a professional appearance.
One year full-time or equivalent part-time paid professional experience working in a higher education setting;
Work experience that includes preparing and making presentations to groups.
Valid driver's license.
Special Instructions Summary:
Niagara County Community College considers only those applications that clearly demonstrate the applicant meets all required qualifications as indicated on the posting, please review the qualifications before applying. Persons meeting the required qualifications as stated above should submit the following:
cover letter that addresses each of the qualifications
names and contact information for three (3) current, work related references
Incomplete packets will be rejected for lack of information.
NCCC does not discriminate and prohibits harassment or discrimination related to any protected category including creed, ethnicity, citizenship, sexual orientation, national origin, sex, gender, pregnancy, disability, marital status, political or social affiliation, age, race, color, veteran status, military status, religion, sexual orientation, domestic violence status, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression or perceived gender. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Established in 1962, NCCC offers a comprehensive and vibrant learning environment with an enrollment of approximately 5,214 students (Fall 2018 semester). The student to faculty ratio is 17:1, providing a high degree of personalized attention for students. The NCCC campus, located in Sanborn, NY, offers easy access to both Buffalo, NY and Niagara Falls State Park, and is minutes from the Canadian border. The campus is centrally located between the county’s three main cities of Lockport, Niagara Falls, and North Tonawanda. NCCC serves the community in two locations within Niagara County, at the Sanborn campus, and at the Niagara Falls Culinary Institute, located in the heart of downtown Niagara Falls. NCCC continues to actively expand with the recent opening of its Learning Commons Center, a $25 million dollar project on the Sanborn campus. In just a short period of time, it has become the nucleus of the campus; a place for faculty to collaborate and help students develop critical thinking skills while incorporating state-of-the-art technology and innovative student support services. Our college nurtures and empowers its students in ways that recognize and value our common humanity ...as well as the richness of our diversity. NCCC offers high-quality academic programs leading to degrees and certificates which are supported by outstanding student services. NCCC provides a variety of cultural, social, and international experiences, as well as community education and workforce development that supports economic development that positively impacts the quality of life. The College operates through a collegial model of shared governance and is accountable to meet the highest standards of professionalism and integrity. NCCC welcomes applicants who are committed in helping us fulfill our mission and to reach our vision of being a leader in providing a dynamic, high quality, educational environment responsive to current and emerging needs of our students and community. At NCCC we embrace diversity and promote inclusion throughout the institution and seek candidates who share those principles and encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply to our positions.