Undergraduate Admissions Advisor
Franklin University has an opening for an Undergraduate Admissions Advisor who will be responsible for the recruitment and enrollment of prospective students for Franklin University’s undergraduate programs. The position is responsible for engaging in timely, high quality, proactive outreach to educate undergraduate inquiries and applicants on Franklin’s undergraduate admissions processes, ensuring a high-quality prospective undergraduate student experience and facilitating a thorough understanding of all requirements and timelines.
Working hours include one day per week (10am – 7pm) and one day per week (9am – 6pm), with the remaining work days at 8am – 5pm or 9am – 6pm. Other evening work may be required to facilitate special events. The Undergraduate Admissions team collaborates to staff three (3) total Saturdays throughout the calendar year.
A Bachelor’s degree is required with a Master’s degree being strongly preferred. Prior experience in college/university recruitment and/or admissions would be a plus in this position. We seek a strong communicator with excellent telephone communication skills and demeanor supplemented by effective written communication skills. The ideal candidate will be a team player with high energy and motivation and a strong track record of goal achievement and student satisfaction. The selected individual will have strong organization, prioritization, time management and follow-through skills who is comfortable delivering and receiving constructive/critical feedback. Prior experience with a CRM tool and project management experience would also be pluses in this position.
Founded in 1902, Franklin University has built its reputation on removing barriers to higher education for ambitious adults who must balance their educational goals with other commitments. Accredited and nonprofit, Franklin has earned its long-standing reputation as an innovator in online education. The University offers applied, in-demand undergraduate, master’s and doctorate programs that enable adult learners to achieve their educational and professional goals. From entrepreneurs to CEOs, more than 45,000 Franklin alumni can be found around the world contributing to the communities in which they live and work.
Franklin offers a competitive benefits package, incentive program and free parking. In addition, Franklin provides free undergraduate tuition for employees and immediate family members, graduate tuition assistance for full-time employees and immediate family members, and a discount on doctoral tuition for employees.
Franklin University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment. Franklin does not discriminate on the basis of age, religion, race, ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, immigration status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or familial status, disability, or veteran or military status.