Warner Pacific College’s Mission: Warner Pacific is a Christ-centered, urban, liberal arts College dedicated to providing students from diverse backgrounds with an education that prepares them to engage actively in a constantly changing world. Our hiring practices reflect our missional commitment to being a Christ-centered institution.
Warner Pacific College’s Commitment to Diversity: Warner Pacific College is committed to hiring staff and faculty with an intentionality that demonstrates the importance of having an employee community that reflects the racial and ethnic diversity of the students we serve. Persons of color are strongly encouraged to apply.
Summary Description: The Enrollment Counselor for the Adult Degree Program (ADP) is a full-time, benefit-eligible position reporting to the Director of Admission for the ADP. This role is primarily responsible for recruiting students to achieve enrollment goals for specific programs.
Develop and implement recruitment strategies for the assigned programs to generate inquiries, applications and deposits that lead to achieving enrollment goals.
Exercise discretion and independent judgment regarding recruitment strategies for assigned programs, student contacts, and student relationship development.
Coordinate and evaluate admissions events and strategies including program effectiveness, assess outcomes, determine cost analyses, and develop improved programming to achieve enrollment goals.
Organize and execute daily, weekly and long-term activity for appointments, interviews, enrollments and follow up with students.
Present school with intent to recruit at local events such as corporate partnership meetings, college fairs and other community activities to generate interest in the college.
Advise students of admission requirements, transfer guidelines, financial aid, etc.
Complete out of office travel for admissions-related events pertinent to assigned programs.
Be present in the office on a daily basis (unless arrangements are made with the employee’s direct supervisor.)
Abide by NACAC and NACCAP Principles of Good Practice.
Contribute to the support and implementation of the College Strategic Plan.
Participate in Warner Pacific College professional development opportunities.
Adhere to College policies and procedures.
Demonstrate a commitment to a Christian liberal arts education by upholding the mission of the College and abiding by the Employment Standards and Lifestyle Agreement
Exhibits commitment to inclusiveness and sensitivity in areas of national origin, ethnicity, culture, gender, and disabilities.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Bachelor degree required.
Experience working in a professional office environment.
Experience working with diverse populations.
Demonstrated ability to efficiently and effectively solve problems and initiate and implement projects independently.
Committed to the transformational value of higher education.
Ability to promote the values of higher education in interactions with students.
Possess a high degree of empathy and customer service experience.
Team player with interpersonal strengths.
Ability to adapt and work effectively in a varied-paced or fast-paced environment.
Ability to work longer hours during busier recruitment/admissions periods.
Excellent self-motivation, written communication skills, and the ability to work well with faculty, staff, and students.
Excellence in effective oral communication and public presentations.
Proficient in computer programs including Windows, Outlook, Word and Excel, and the Internet.
Ability to work some evenings in addition to normal office hours of 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Friday
Proven success and consistent track records of achieving recruitment/sales goals.
Fluent in Spanish language, both conversational and written.
CRM knowledge and experience.
Warner Pacific is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and a multicultural learning environment. We, therefore, encourage inquiries from candidates who will enrich and contribute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of our college. Warner Pacific College is an Equal Opportunity Employer that seeks a diverse workforce of committed Christians from all racial, ethnic, and socio-economic backgrounds
To Apply: In order to be considered an applicant for this position, please complete our online employment application at www.warnerpacific.edu/jobs. Click “Apply Now” to complete the online application, and submit the following:
Cover letter with names/contact information for three professional references
Warner Pacific College is an urban Christian Liberal Arts college located in Portland Oregon and is dedicated to providing students from diverse backgrounds an education that prepares them for the spiritual, moral, social, vocational and technological challenges of the 21st century.