Starting Salary Expectations:$47,135 to $50,494 (Step 3); based on qualifications, experience, and internal equity.
Internal Number: req1254
International Student Services
RC-Rock Creek Campus
Academic Prof - Full Time
Best Consideration Date
Apply Immediately; This position will close once sufficient qualified applications have been received.
Portland Community College is seeking a collaborative, equity-minded individual who brings experience in F-1 international student admissions to join our community and the Office of International Student Services as the International Student Admissions Specialist. The International Student Admissions Specialist is primarily responsible for the processing and reviewing of applications from prospective international students. The Specialist assists in the recruitment of new students through a variety of outreach efforts, reviews and analyzes documentation, trouble-shoots and helps resolve obstacles to enrollment, ensures compliance with related rules and regulations, and supports broader department goals and initiatives. The Specialist acts as a Designated School Official (DSO) as defined by the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP).
For more information about Portland Community College’s commitment to equitable student success, please visit https://www.pcc.edu/yess/.
These qualifications, skills and abilities are critical for success in this position. Throughout the screening process, you will be evaluated based on the demonstration of these qualifications.
Ability to be a Designated School Official (DSO) as required by the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP).
Strong recent working knowledge, training, and experience as a Designated School Official (DSO) for F-1 visa students, especially as it pertains to International Student Admissions and the issuance of I-20’s.
Training and experience successfully working with admissions and recruitment using a CRM (Client/Customer
Relations Management tool): SalesForce/EnrollmentRx, Slate, Sunapsis, Banner, PeopleSoft etc., ideally for international students.
Experience with admissions and applications, international student recruitment and/or international student advising in an educational setting.
Considerable knowledge of college international admissions policies and procedures, application review, evaluating/reviewing foreign and domestic transcripts, etc.
To be considered, your application must demonstrate these minimum qualifications. (Experience is calculated based on the start and end dates you provide multiplied by the number of hours per week worked).
Bachelor’s degree in Global Studies, International Affairs, International Education, Social Sciences, International Business, Marketing, Foreign/Modern Languages, or other related field (experience performing the duties listed on the position description for this job may substitute for the degree requirement on a year-for-year basis).
Two years of experience working with international (F-1 or J-1) students in a service oriented environment.
Ability to be a Designated School Official as required by the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP).
Portland Community College spans portions of 5 counties for the benefit of over 68,000 students annually. PCC supports student success by delivering access to quality education while advancing economic development and promoting sustainability in a collaborative culture of diversity, equity and inclusion. To fulfill its mission, the college focuses on these core themes: Access and Student Success; Economic Development and Sustainability; Quality Education; and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.