The Undergraduate Admissions Office at Baylor University is a top-notch team that consistently delivers a standout performance by leading and serving with unwavering character, cutting edge strategy and a bounce-back spirit. Do you love meeting new people, hearing their stories and their goals? Do you enjoy connecting people with resources and providing expert customer service? Are you a champion for education?
Baylor University is seeking an Admissions Counselor. This position will be responsible for representing Baylor University to area high schools and recruiting the best and brightest students to Baylor.
The successful candidate will:
Be skilled at networking, building relationships, and public speaking
Be internally motivated and a self-starter.
Be a team player, while also managing individual projects and tasks at a high-capacity, fast-pace.
Possess a proactive approach when following up with students to guide them through what can be a complex and competitive admissions process with a positive attitude and upmost professionalism.
Establishing high-quality relationships with high school counselors, community partners, and students is essential to strengthening Baylor's brand. Admissions Counselors are responsible for recruitment in an assigned geographic region and spend 6-8 weeks a year traveling for recruitment.
Qualifications A Bachelor's Degree, less than a year of relevant work and a Christian faith are required. A bachelor's degree, three years of relevant work and Bi-Lingual (Spanish) skills are preferred. **Note: Anticipated start date for this position is Mid-June 2019!
Competitive Benefits Package:
Health, dental, and vision insurances are effective day one
Time off accrual begins day 1
13 vacation days per year
11 sick days
3 additional personal days
16 paid holidays
After one year you are eligible for 100% tuition remission on any Bachelor or Master level course
After one year you will receive automatic retirement contributions equal to 10.8% of your base salary
No matching contribution is required
You own and manage the retirement account
There is no vesting period
Part or all of the waiting period can be waived with verification of prior service at another college or university
For information on all the Baylor Benefits, please visit our Benefits Page.
About Baylor Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education's “Great Colleges to Work For.” Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continuously operating university in Texas. The university provides a vibrant campus community for over 16,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Baylor is actively recruiting staff who support our mission as we pursue our bold vision, Pro Futuris.
Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant's religion among its selection criteria. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.