Job Description

Student Recruitment Specialist

Requisition IDreq11168
Working TitleStudent Recruitment Specialist
Position Grade12
Position SummaryTheUniversity of New Mexico School of Law seeks an Assistant Director ofAdmissions/Student Recruitment Specialist for its Office of Admissions. We are seeking an energetic, outgoingindividual to support the Law School’s enrollment and recruitment efforts. This position is responsible for developingand delivering outreach programs and marketing strategies, arranging visits andtours for prospective students, providing law/attorney career and academicadvising to potential students, participating in and/or organizing largespecial events, preparing reports and proposals, creating and distributingrecruitment materials, overseeing staff, visiting high schools and colleges,speaking to groups and individuals, analyzing trends in recruitment programs,evaluating recruiting effectiveness, and participating in and coordinatingstaff, faculty, student, and alumni participation at national and localrecruitment events, among other tasks.

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
  • Ability to travel by vehicle or air, locally, statewide and/or out of state.
  • A valid driver's license, or ability to obtain a valid driver's license within thirty days of hire, is required for this job.
Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree; at least 2 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications- Knowledge of and experience in law school or graduateschool admissions processes.
- Familiarity with database work: Banner and ACES2.
- Strong writing and speaking skills.
- JD degree is strongly preferred.
Additional Requirements
CampusMain - Albuquerque, NM
DepartmentSchool of Law (588A)
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeRegular - Full-Time
Term End Date
Pay$3333.34 to $4583.34 mo. DOE
Benefits EligibleThis is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.
ERB StatementTemporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.
Background Check Required
For Best Consideration Date11/20/2019
Application InstructionsPlease provide a resume, cover letter, writing sample, and a list of three professional supervisory references. Please submit a writing sample of no more than 12 pages that demonstrates your ability to make a persuasive argument, such as a legal pleading, motion, or portion of a law admissions marketing or recruitment campaign that you, alone, have authored.

Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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