The communities of Salida and Poncha Springs recently joined the Colorado Mountain College (CMC) district and the college has been entrusted with the unique responsibility of building a college presence and services in this new geographical location.
Under the general supervision of a designated supervisor, the Enrollment Services Specialist will take the lead role in supporting the administrative functions of the front facing student and community-centered operations of the new campus presence. The Enrollment Services Specialist is the first point of contact with customers at the new CMC location in Salida. The position assists all customers and provides administrative support to other staff as needed. The position also assists with the recruiting activities and pre-enrollment follow-up of students. This position represents Colorado Mountain College at their campus and at off campus events. This position interacts with student inquires, applicants and current students.
The Enrollment Services Specialist also applies knowledge of programs, procedures, and policies to provide administrative support and assistance in a student services function (e.g. registrar, student records, admissions, residence life, and financial aid). Assist current and prospective students and parents with a variety of inquiries and topics.
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Pre-Requisites for the Position (Qualifications Standards)
Education and experience sufficient for the rigors of the position, for example, a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution and two years related work experience; or, Associate’s Degree and three years related work experience, or High School Diploma/GED and four years related work experience or an applicable combination of formal education and experience that provides the education and experience that provides the training and experience necessary to perform the duties and responsibilities of the position. Previous admissions and recruitment experience preferred.
Special Skills or abilities related to position: work cooperatively with internal and external parties; develop and organize events; evidence of exemplary customer service skills; strong written, verbal, and presentation skills; Strong computer skills and ability to quickly learn new software programs; analytical and interpersonal skills; and ability to multitask. As this is a position that is being hired as a member of a start-up team for the new college presence in Salida and Poncha Springs, the candidate should be flexible, enjoy a dynamic, fast-paced and constantly changing work environment and be ready to jump into any task needed as a member of the team.
Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to working in a culturally competent environment and the ability to effectively work with students, employees, and community members having diverse backgrounds.
Bilingual (English/Spanish) or conversational language abilities are preferred.
To Apply: Please submit the required letter of interest, resume, and list of three professional references. CMC is an EOE committed to diversifying its workforce.
External Applicants: Apply Online
Internal Applicants: Please proceed to the HR page of Basecamp for instructions on applying for a full time position as an internal applicant.
Review of application material will begin February 13, 2020.