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Job ID: 128550

Transfer Admissions Counselor
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Date Posted Sep. 5, 2019
Title Transfer Admissions Counselor
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department Office of Admissions
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professional Staff
  • Admissions/Student Records/Registrar

Position Summary
The Office of Admissions is seeking a Transfer Admission Counselor to provide support with recruitment programs and activities to reach the university enrollment goals.

Key accountabilities and responsibilities:

  • Counsel prospective transfer students and their families regarding UB academic programs, admissions policies and procedures.
  • Build and cultivate key relationships and partnerships with constituents, such as: community colleges, community-based organizations, alumni, and professional organizations.
  • Represent the university at in and out of state recruiting events, transfer college fairs, community college visits, high school and college visits, and college fairs.
  • Assist with all phases of the application processing.
  • Represent the university in various Admissions informational sessions.
  • Extensive travel to recruit students via attendance at organized recruitment events or visits to schools, including evenings, weekends and overnight travel.

Work Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; evenings and weekends as needed to meet the business needs.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree and at least 2 years of experience working in a college admission setting or working with college-bound students.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, attentiveness to detail.
  • Extensive travel is required for this position, therefore, applicants must have a valid driver’s license or demonstrate their ability to meet the transportation needs for this position.
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full time basis.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree.
  • Experience working with college transfer students, preferably in an admission and counseling environment.

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