Southern Virginia University’s Office of Admissions is seeking a motivated Admissions Counselor to help recruit new students and guide them through the admissions and enrollment processes. Primary duties for this position include building and managing relationships with prospective students and parents while utilizing effective sales techniques and customer relationship management software.
Employment Status: Full-time, $30,000-40,000 entry annual salary (based on incoming experience)
Education: Bachelor’s degree required; master’s degree is a plus
Experience: 2-3 years of work experience admissions, customer service, sales, or related field
Southern Virginia University Mission Statement
Southern Virginia University is a private, four-year, residential college aligned with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and its principles and values. Our mission is to gather faithful Latter-day Saints and like-minded students, lift them in intellect, character, and spirituality, and launch them into successful lives and careers.
About the Office of Admissions
Led by the Director of Admissions, the Office of Admissions is the engine helping to drive one of the fastest-growing schools anywhere. As a motivated and unified team, we work to the attract new students to the University and guide them through the admissions and enrollment processes.
Culture & Environment
First and foremost, the Office of Admissions is a team. We believe in hard work, motivated effort, and honest feedback while providing exceptional customer service to the students and parents we serve. We foster a competitive work environment where everyone is treated with kindness and respect.
Admissions team members are expected to have exceptional self-motivation and time-management skills with the ability to work autonomously to meet strict goals and deadlines. Most importantly, members of admissions excel at building and fostering relationships with students and parents.