The Bernard J. Dunn School of Pharmacy is seeking qualified individuals for the position of Pharmacy Admissions Counselor. This is a full-time, benefited position located in Shenandoah University's Health Professions Building in Winchester, Virginia.
Duties and Responsibilities include:
+ Coordinate with the School of Pharmacy Director of Admissions to implement the recruitment and outreach plan
+ Enthusiastically and professionally represent the university at on and off campus recruitment events
+ Travel to recruiting visits and outreach/educational events
+ Prepare and deliver admissions presentations to large and small groups, as needed
+ Plan and conduct information sessions, open houses, and other admissions events
+ Provide potential applicants with information on admissions requirements, procedures, and application process
+ Counsel prospective students in assigned programs through the application process by communicating timely information
+ Meet with visiting prospective students
+ Prepare and deliver applications for review by the admissions committee
+ Compare official transcripts to unofficial transcripts in order to check for accuracy
+ And other responsibilities as assigned
+ A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college. Master's degree preferred.
+ Strong interpersonal communication skills. Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills
+ Ability to utilize and learn numerous technology applications: Word and Excel, as well as admissions technology in recruitment
+ Attention to details, ability to prioritize tasks, and meet deadlines
+ Ability to manage multiple tasks in a busy office and the ability to work both independently and in a collaborative team environment
+ Self-motivation, with enthusiasm and proficiency for intellectual inquiry
+ Ability and willingness to work evening hours, weekends and overnight travel
+ Valid driver's license with good driving record and ability to pass a DMV check
+ Must be able to lift 50 lbs into and out of vehicle
Note: A pre-employment background check and drug screen will be required as a condition of employment. If the job requires driving for University business, a satisfactory driving record will also be required.
Complete application submissions will include a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references. All noted documents must be submitted in order to receive full consideration.
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