Position: Enrollment Advisor - Los Alamitos, CA
Date posted: Thursday, October 10, 2013
Department: Division of Adult Higher Education
Location: Los Alamitos, CA
Term: Full time
Columbia College seeks a full time Enrollment Advisor at the Los Alamitos, California Campus. This position is responsible for providing academic advising and other support functions to military, veteran and civilian students at the Joint Forces Training Base and the Greater Los Angeles Area. The campus is on the border between Orange County and Los Angeles County near Long Beach. The Enrollment Advisor will deliver sound academic advice to undergraduate students based on their degree requirements, coordinate with the evaluations department to ensure students receive appropriate transfer credits where warranted, maintain student records, process applications and registrations, disseminate information to students and staff as necessary, and assist in recruitment and retention activities. Regular work hours will be 8:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday. Occasional evening and weekend work will be required
Required qualifications include a Bachelor's degree, experience in higher education, computer proficiency with Microsoft Office, excellent interpersonal skills, attention to detail, initiative, excellent oral and written communication skills, the ability to effectively manage multiple tasks, and the ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Preferred qualifications include military experience (Army or National Guard preferred), military environment experience and experience in academic advising or counseling.
The offer of employment and assignment to duties is contingent upon a satisfactory criminal background check. The information may include, but is not limited to, academic, residential, achievement, performance, attendance, disciplinary, employment history, credit history, driving history, and criminal history of public record.
Interested applicants can apply online at www.ccis.edu, or by submitting a completed Columbia College application, resume and cover letter to:
Columbia College Human Resources
1001 Rogers Street
Columbia, MO 65216
or via fax (573) 875-7266
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Columbia College is an equal opportunity employer.