Job ID: 2020-7131 Type: School of Professional Studies (CP1108) # of Openings: 1 Category: Student Services/Athletics New York University
The SPS Admissions Office is seeking an individual to supervise the admissions application processing activities and staff: plan and implement annual applications' processing schedules, including the development and implementation of a calendar of operations for each department for which services are performed that outlines enrollment-related deadlines pertaining to admissions and registration. Provide ongoing training to staff in SPS Admissions Office and the SPS academic departments on the online application process and other admissions systems. Develop, analyze and present reports on admissions and prospective and admitted students. Develop and implement office policies and procedures and recommend changes. Ensure that admissions information is updated on the website; make recommendations for changes that will benefit prospective students. Serve as the liaison between the Admissions Office and the SPS Web Communications Team, and on-line application vendor.
Required Education: Bachelor's degree
Required Experience: 2 years' related experience with high-volume data processing operations and staff supervision or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Preferred Experience: Admissions experience in higher education or an education environment using PeopleSoft.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Excellent project management, organizational, interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills. Ability to define report queries in a database environment. Working knowledge of standard office software including Microsoft Word and Excel.
For 85 years, the NYU School of Professional Studies has been a deeply respected institution of higher education that is grounded in applied learning. From its early years, training returning World War II veterans to fulfill the nation’s urgent need for skilled technical workers, it has evolved into a professional education powerhouse that offers 20 graduate degrees, 14 bachelor’s degrees for traditional and post-traditional students, four associate’s degrees, and a plethora of non-degree courses and credentials.
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Home to some of the largest and most prestigious industry conferences in the world, including the Schack Institute of Real Estate’s Capital Markets Conference, REIT Symposium, and National Symposium of Women in Real Estate; and the Jonathan M. Tisch Center’s International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference, the School’s invaluable connections to industry leaders is a truly distinguishing factor in the education that it provides. Through career development services and resources provided by the NYU Wasserman Center for Career Development at NYUSPS, guest lecturers, site visits, participation in numerous conferences and events, and Global Field Intensives, students benefit from an NYU education that will set them apart. In addition, they have the opportunity to learn from and network with more than 27,000 NYUSPS alumni who live, work, and contribute to innovation in industry around the world.
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