Committed to educating the next generation of leaders and to inspiring innovation and advancing entrepreneurship, NYIT enrolls approximately 10,000 students on campuses in North America, China and the Middle East. As a forward-thinking institution NYIT has pioneered educational practices to serve student needs since 1955. NYIT offers 90 undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees in 50 fields of study and is home to students from more than 100 countries and from 50 states. Its seven schools and colleges include: School of Architecture and Design; College of Arts and Sciences, School of Engineering and Computing Sciences; School of Health Professions; School of Management; College of Osteopathic Medicine, and the newly formed School of Interdisciplinary Studies and Education.
Reporting to the Senior Director of Admissions, the Senior Advisor assists the Office of Admissions in developing recruitment strategies and carrying out an effective strategic plan in order to meet enrollment goals. The ideal candidate will provide leadership skills, management experience, recruitment knowledge and technical expertise in support of the recruitment and administrative functions of the Office of Admissions. Responsibilities include but not limited to:
Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree preferred. A minimum 5 years of admissions experience preferably in undergraduate admission and/or recruitment. Must demonstrate strong management and problem-solving skills and an understanding of the higher education landscape. Strong communication and organizational skills along with the ability to work under pressure and multi-task are critical to the position. Experience with a student information system and/or a CRM is essential. Knowledge of PeopleSoft is a plus and must be proficient in Word and Excel. Must have a valid driver’s license and be willing to work evening and weekends and travel as necessary.
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability