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JOB POSTING: ADMISSIONS COUNSELOR / ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

Posted: 2/28/14

The Admissions Counselor/Asst Director of Admissions represents Moravian both on- and off-campus to prospective students, parents, secondary school counselors and other individuals or organizations involved in the college search and selection process.  Plans and implements recruitment activities for a specific geographic area with the goal of recruiting and enrolling appropriately qualified students from that geographic area.  Works to generate interest from appropriate students, communicate institutional value to those students, and evaluate applications for admission from those students.

This position is full-time/12 months and eligible for full benefits.

FLSA Status: Exempt
Classification: Administrative Staff

QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates are required to have a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college; enthusiasm for representing Moravian College to prospective students, their parents, secondary school counselors, and other college constituencies; interest in and ability to recruit students to Moravian College; ability to communicate the value of a Moravian College education; ability to work cooperatively in a team environment, as well as an ability to work autonomously; effective oral and written communication skills; an appreciation for diversity, and for the strategic goals of Moravian College; ability to relate effectively to students from a variety of backgrounds; an ability to effectively and efficiently solve problems; a sense of humor.  One year of experience in college admissions, or time spent as a student tour guide is desirable.  Candidates must be willing to undertake extensive travel involving varied hours, overnight stays, and occasional weekend commitments.  Experience with word processing, computational, and e-mail software is essential.

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Moravian College is located near New York and Philadelphia, which affords easy access to many colleges and universities, as well as other scholarly and cultural resources. As a member of the Lehigh Valley Association of Independent Colleges, Moravian is engaged in a variety of cooperative programs with Lehigh and DeSales Universities, Cedar Crest, Lafayette, and Muhlenberg Colleges.

TO APPLY: If your experience qualifies you for this challenging position, please send your resume and a cover letter along with specific salary history and three professional references. Candidates should submit their qualifications electronically.

Email your qualifications to jobs@moravian.edu. Please combine cover letter, resume, and references into one (1) electronic document formatted as a PDF file - include Admissions Counselor in the email subject line.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until filled. Questions about the position may be directed to 610-861-1459.


Moravian College offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits package which includes health, life, and disability insurance, pension, generous vacation, and tuition remission.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received.Candidates considered for employment at Moravian College will be asked to complete an employment application. Click on this link to access a printable application with application instructions. EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION LINK

Moravian College and Moravian Theological Seminary value diversity and encourage individuals from under-represented populations to apply.EOE