Coastal Carolina University — Assistant Director of Admissions Events

Coastal Carolina University invites applications an Assistant Director of Admissions Events (Student Services Program Coordinator II) position. This position serves as a member of the undergraduate admissions team and is responsible for implementing policies and procedures for the recruitment of prospective undergraduate students within an assigned territory and for the coordination of admissions recruitment events designed to increase enrollment. Receives intense training and supervision over the first six months. Routine training will follow after the first six months. Frequent overnight, out-of-state, and weekend travel/work is required and must be able to work some nights/weekends and flexible hours. Must be willing to travel alone consistently.

Duties will include, but are not limited to: coordinate and plan admissions recruitment events; advise and counsel prospective students/applicants and their families; develop and implement strategies to meet assigned enrollment goals; assist with the supervision of the tour guide program; conduct campus tours and information sessions; participate in and initiate activities designed to increase enrollment; and perform other duties as assigned. 

Requirements: A bachelor’s degree and at least one (1) year of experience in admissions or student recruitment in a college of university setting is required. A valid driver’s license is required. Two (2) years of related experience is preferred. 

Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, minutes from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 46 states and 53 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education. 

Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from historically underrepresented groups to apply. 

Interested applicants may apply on line at: https://jobs.coastal.edu/postings/14240. Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three (3) professional references. Deadline to apply: November 30, 2021. 

Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer. 

Student Services Program Coordinator II (CB70/146754/FTE-S00529P), full-time position with benefits. SC State Pay Band: 05. Normal work hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Must be flexible to meet the special scheduling needs of the University. Must be willing to travel alone extensively (both in-state and out-of- state) and work extended hours; night and weekend work is required. 

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