ADMISSIONS MANAGER, School of Social Work, Administration
August 8, 2018
The Manager of Admissions serves as the client lead for the SSW application software vendor (Liaison WebAdmit) and as the primary manager of the relationships between the Admissions Office and appropriate SSW departments and between the Admissions Office and BU Information Technology and BU Institutional Research. This position plans, organizes, implements, and evaluates the collection of data related to admissions in support of recruitment and conversion efforts (transition of inquiry to accepted applicants) and prepares a variety of statistical reports on an ongoing basis for the analysis of recruitment efforts and applicant demographics. In these regards, in particular, the Manager of Admissions works closely with the Manager of Recruitment. This position also creates and maintains content for the School's electronic applications; troubleshoots related questions from applicants about their applications (in conjunction with the Graduate Admissions Advisors and Graduate Admissions Specialist, as needed); organizes and prepares the application review and admissions decisions notifications; with the Graduate Admissions Specialist and the Graduate Admissions Advisors is responsible for the follow-up process with applicants; and, with the Graduate Admissions Specialist, processes International applicants (coordinating with ISSO). In addition, as needed and appropriate, the Manager of Admissions participates in selected student recruitment activities, such as Admissions Information Sessions and recruitment fairs and meeting with prospective students. The Manager of Admissions may review applications, as needed. This position supervises one direct report, the Graduate Admissions Specialist.
Occasional travel and some evening, overnight, and weekend work may be required.
Submission of a cover letter with a current resume is required.
Bachelors degree required. Successful candidates will demonstrate excellent analytical and customer service skills. 3-5 years of related experience. Nonprofit/social work program experience preferred, social work/social justice experience helpful.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
Internal Number: 6466/H0718
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