Job Title

Assistant Director of Admissions


Roanoke College seeks a skilled admissions professional to fill an Assistant Director position.  The successful candidate will join an experienced and productive admissions operation that has met or exceeded enrollment goals for 18 consecutive years.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following: extensive travel to high schools, college fairs, and other activities for at least 12 weeks per year, organization of on-campus and off-campus programs, event planning, extensive telephone and email follow-up, interviewing students and families, application review, presenting the College to the public, and the ability and willingness to work weekends and evenings until the task is accomplished.

The successful candidate must have a high level of energy and enthusiasm for his or her work and the ability to take initiative. They should show commitment for working as a team member and/or independently as situations require. The successful candidate should possess a strong work ethic along with flexibility and creativity. Strong written and verbal communication skills are required along with the use of technological skills in recruitment. An understanding of the value of a liberal arts education is necessary. Bachelor’s degree with proficient computer skills plus two to five years of admissions related experience is required.  

A letter of interest, resume and names and contact information for three references should be sent by email to  Review of applications will begin immediately.  Roanoke College supports diversity and affirmative action as an equal opportunity employer.

Date Posted

October 11, 2012


November 5, 2012


Human Resources

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