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Director of Admissions

Director of Admissions

Director of Admissions
Professional Staff, 12-month appointment
Wayne State College seeks
a candidate to provide leadership for the Admissions department with a direct emphasis on student
recruitment. Master"s degree preferred, bachelor"s degree required; minimum of three to five years
experience in a college or university setting required. The candidate should have experience in
undergraduate recruitment; knowledge of and experience with the development of marketing and/or
business plans; knowledge of CRM (Customer Relationship Management); knowledge of EMAS (Enrollment
Management Software for Colleges) software; knowledge of Oracle and PeopleSoft Campus Solutions;
strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated effective oral and written communication skills;
excellent supervisory and organizational skills; and knowledge of Microsoft Office
programs.
This position will be responsible for but is not limited to the
following:
*Design and implement recruitment and admissions strategies to identify, attract, and
enroll students.
*Establish and maintain a strong customer service
focus.
*Administer all recruitment processes for in-state, non-resident, and international
students.
*Assess current recruitment, admissions, and orientation practices.
*Partner with Marketing to design effective recruitment publication and
materials.
*Design and implement new programs to enhance recruitment and admissions efforts;
leverage new technologies.
*Provide statistical reports on new enrollment.
*Coordinate
recruitment activities with other departments and student service units.
*Attend college
sponsored activities and appropriate conferences.
*Select, supervise, and evaluate
Admissions staff.
*Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Vice President of
Academic Affairs.
Wayne State College is rapidly emerging into one of the most dynamic,
small, regional public colleges in the Midwest, located in Northeast Nebraska, close to Sioux City,
Iowa and within two hours drive to Sioux Falls, Omaha and Lincoln. With a student population around
3,500, the college is a focal point and catalyst in Northeast Nebraska, not only for education but
also for community and economic development, the arts, and cultural activity. Strong leadership,
steady enrollment, a renewed focus on student development and teaching, and several recently
completed building projects are indicators of the College"s vitality.
Send letter of
interest, resume, contact information for at least three references;
Director of Human Resources
Wayne State College
1111 Main Street
Wayne, NE
68787
or email to
hrwork1@wsc.edu
Phone: (402) 375-7403
Review of applications will
begin immediately and continue until filled.
Wayne State College is an equal opportunity
institution. WSC does not discriminate against any student, employee or applicant on the basis of
race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, or age in employment and education
opportunities, including but not limited to admission decisions. The College has designated an
individual to coordinate the College"s nondiscrimination efforts to comply with regulations
implementing Title VI, VII, IX, and Section 504. Inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies
and practices may be directed to Dr. Cheryl Waddington, Director of Human Resources, Title VI, VII,
IX Compliance Coordinator, Wayne State College, 1111 Main Street, Wayne, NE 68787, (402) 375-7403.
Location: Sioux City
Posted: Apr-15-10

Phone: (402) 375-7403