The Director of Admissions provides management, supervision, leadership, and direction for all functions related to General Admissions, Special Admissions (PSEO, International, etc), Recruitment, Outreach, the Information Center, and the Testing Center. The Director serves as a key leader of the institutions Strategic Enrollment Management Council, with the responsibility for developing the college strategic recruitment plan and is accountable for the development and achievement of college goals related to recruitment, admissions and enrollment. Responsibilities also include budget, data analysis, database management for testing needs, and CRM database management. The position is responsible for the administration and operation of all aspects of the testing programs within the Testing Center, including course placement testing and exam proctoring (GED, CLEP, general exams, and other programs). The Director works collaboratively with other student service departments, marketing, academic affairs, and administration to ensure seamless delivery of services and expand access to education.
3 years' progressive leadership and supervisory experience
3 years' experience in sales, recruitment and/or outreach
3 years' higher education experience
3 years' of working with diverse populations
5 years' progressive leadership and supervisory experience
Experience working with enrollment management and recruitment plans
Knowledge of testing and assessment functions, policies, procedures, and processes
Exceptional human relations, oral and written communication skills, critical thinking, and problem solving skills
Ability to strategically set goals, strategies, measures, and key performance indicators, and to assess the impacts with data
Experience managing projects, policy implementation, and database implementation
Ability to work collaboratively and have effective working relationships with academic and student affairs
Why Choose NHCC? Choose to work at North Hennepin Community College (NHCC) and you will be joining a vibrant, and diverse professional community who believe in the power of education to change lives. NHCC welcomes their students and values their employees.
About the College: NHCC has a rich tradition of excellence in teaching and learning. Founded in 1966, the college is a respected, thriving comprehensive community college with a strong history of liberal arts education and career programs. NHCC is one of the largest and most diverse community colleges in the state of Minnesota. NHCC is a member of Minnesota State which is the fourth-largest system of two-year colleges and four-year universities in the nation.
Offering more than 70 academic programs to over 10,000 students NHCC prepares students to transfer or for immediate entry into the workforce. The thriving campus is also home to more than 25 clubs and organizations supporting a largely part-time student body with co-curricular and recreational activities.
Join our NHCC community and help us create opportunities for students to reach their academic goals, succeed in their chosen professions, and make a difference in the world.
Our benefits aim to balance four key elements that make life and work meaningful: health and wellness, financial well-being, professional development, and work/life harmony. As an employee, your benefits may include:
Public pension plan Training and professional development Paid vacation and sick leave 11 paid holidays each year Paid parental leave Low-cost medical and dental coverage Prescription drug coverage Vision coverage Wellness programs and resources Employer paid life insurance Short-term and long-term disability Health care spending and savings accounts Dependent care spending account Tax-deferred compensation Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Tuition reimbursement Federal Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness Program
Conveniently located in Brooklyn Park, North Hennepin Community College offers a variety of quality programs with flexible scheduling options and affordable tuition. NHCC offers more than 70 associate degrees and certificates that prepare students for transfer to university baccalaureate programs and/or for immediate entry into the workforce. NHCC also offers professional training programs and certifications that can lead to career-advancement opportunities. Highly credentialed faculty and staff are dedicated to our students success.