College Admissions Assistant

The College Planning Network - Cleveland, OH (30+ days ago)


We are seeking a high-energy, friendly and customer-service focused Admissions Assistant to support our College Admissions Team. Responsibilities will include supporting our in-house counselors who guide high school students through every aspect of the college application and admissions processes from offering suggestions on the best ways to apply to colleges, building a college list, writing memorable essays, application review, improving standardized test scores to discovering majors and career choices.

Our ideal candidate will love interacting with both students and parents and supporting our team of experts by providing assistance answering client emails, phone calls, assisting with improving our current services and enhancing our social media. This is an ideal position for someone interested in developing skills to explore Higher Education and Admissions Counseling.

Qualifications:

  • Excellent verbal, written and social communication skills
  • A helpful, pleasant and resourceful attitude
  • Demonstrate creativity, dependability and strong organizational skills
  • A quick learner who will take immediate ownership of the position
  • Work within the highest ethical standards and integrity in all aspects
  • Ability to multi-task and work in fast-paced environment
  • Excellent computer skills (Outlook, Word, Excel)
  • Personable, reliableand goes above & beyond to help our clients
  • Awesome at team building activities (corn hole, putt-putt, bingo!!)

Requirements: BA required in psychology, communication, education or a related field. Training will be provided on all aspects of the position, but a good understanding of the admissions process for high school students transitioning into college would be desired.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Experience:

  • Counseling: 3 years (Required)