Admission Counselor - Online Programs

McKendree University welcomes applications for an Admission Counselor responsible for the recruitment of online programs.  Reporting to the Director of Undergraduate Admission, the Admission Counselor for online programs is an essential and active member of the Admission team. This person will be responsible for the development of recruiting strategies, local travel, application review, and providing follow-up to students concerning admission, financial aid and registration matters.

The ideal candidate will possess exceptional customer service and strong organizational skills, excellent communication skills, the ability to work independently while also being a team player, have the energy and flexibility to coordinate multiple assignments, and work under pressure in a demanding, goal-driven environment. The position may require some evening work as well as occasional local travel.

A bachelor’s degree and a valid driver’s license are required. At least one year of higher education admission or related work experience is preferred. Salary and benefits are competitive. 

Interested candidates should send a letter of application referencing job #ADM90 with current email address, resume, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three references to: Shirley A. Baugh, Director of Human Resources, hr@mckendree.edu EEO/ADA/Vet/Disabled Employer.