Grinnell Chamber

Admission Counselor

Company: Grinnell College

Full time
Posted: 05/28/2020
Grinnell, IA
Grinnell College


Function as one of a team of admission officers responsible for the annual recruitment of an exceptionally talented and diverse entering class. Participate in the broad range of student recruitment and selection activities: visit high schools and attend college fairs, build relationships with, and serve as a resource for prospective students and their families, read applications, participate in
the admission committee process, assist with the planning and implementation of special programs. Perform other duties as
assigned. Extensive travel and evening/weekend work are required.

This position is a term position through the Fall of 2022.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Requires a bachelor’s degree, well-developed communication, planning and organizational skills, familiarity with current communications technology (including social media), the ability to articulate the value of a liberal arts and sciences education, the ability to work collaboratively, and the ability to connect with students and families from diverse backgrounds. The ideal candidate will be a recent (or soon-to-be) graduate of a selective liberal arts college. A valid driver’s license is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with selective liberal arts and sciences institution preferred.

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