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Admissions Recruiter

Posting Details

Posting Summary

Position Title Admissions Recruiter
Union Status Union
Classification Type 04 Professional/Technical Union
Position Status Full-time
Hours per Day Full time
Days per Week Full-time
If temporary position, list end date for position
Position Number P00185
Location Dobbs Ferry
Job Posting Summary

We are looking for the GUTSY, the DRIVEN, the UNSTOPPABLE. Those with GRIT, and GRACE. If you are ENTHUSIASTIC, POSITIVE, HIGHLY MOTIVATED and INSPIRATIONAL we want you on our team. We hire the EXCEPTIONAL. WE HIRE THE DRIVEN. We hire the KIND. Because EVERY amazing student we serve deserves someone POSITIVE in their life, like YOU.

Mercy College seeks a dynamic, energetic and inspirational individual to join our team as an Admissions Recruiter. This is a highly visible position responsible for increasing awareness and building enthusiasm for Mercy College through student recruitment initiatives, outreach and communication, and specialized events. The Admissions Recruiter generates inquiries from prospective students that convert to enrolled students.

Experience and/or Skills Required

.• Demonstrated leadership, interpersonal, written and oral communication, problem solving, coaching, organizational, and presentation skills.
• Strong and inspirational communication skills, vibrant personality, attention to detail, and strong problem solving skills are essential.
• Demonstrated evidence of sales orientation, creativity and enthusiasm.
• Possess an abundance of enthusiasm and maintain a positive disposition.
• Ability to demonstrate competitive nature, self-direction, motivation and a sense of urgency to achieve goals.
• Proven resiliency in maintaining a spirited approach to recruitment.
• Computer proficiency in MS Office and Outlook required and ability to learn new software.
• Ability to travel on a daily basis and work weekends and evenings.

Education Required or Min Education Required

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college required.

Licenses/Certifications Required
Preferred Qualifications
Recruiter Phone/Extension
Recruiter Email

Posting Details

Posting Number S00065P
Desired Start Date
Open Date
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions Summary

Electronic applications are required and must include a cover letter, CV, and the names and contact information of at least three references. Please submit the above documentation online at

EEO Statement

Mercy College actively engages in recruiting a diverse workforce and student body that includes members of historically underrepresented groups, and strives to build and sustain a welcoming and supportive campus community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, marital status, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Mercy College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/M/F/Veteran/Disability

Posting Specific Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Transcripts
  2. Letter of Recommendation