Associate's Degree in Business, Communications, Marketing, Management, Education, or other related field. Bachelor's Degree preferred. Three years of experience in higher education or experience in a related field. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities may be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Performs advanced specialist duties for the Visitor Services department.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Serves as a part of the Recruitment Specialist team for Visitor Services. Plans and coordinates the ExCEL recruitment events. Communicates with on and off-campus partners regarding programming efforts to promote the university to prospective students and families. Serves as an effective advocate for Visitor Services to build positive relationships with campus partners in order to ensure quality recruitment opportunities are available to all campus visitors. Provides support for the following areas/programs: Jr. Bearkats, Group Tours, and Summer Camps. Assists with the daily operations of Visitor Services, including coordinating tours and giving recruitment presentations for both large and small groups. Other duties may include planning of and participation in bi-annual staff training and retreats. Assists with coordinating Saturday visitation programs and the bi-annual Campus Preview Days ([email protected]). Performs other related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 24729
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.