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Associate Director of Admissions/Technical Support

Morehead State University
Morehead, KY Contract
Posted on July 1, 2019

Morehead State University, located in Morehead, Kentucky in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, is recognized as one of the top public universities in the South by U.S. News & World Report. MSU continues to be much more as it strives toward becoming an even greater institution while making a lasting impact on the students of Eastern Kentucky and beyond. We are always looking for quality employees to help the University be the best public regional university in the South. We are accepting applications for a full-time position as Associate Director of Admissions/Technical Support in the Office of Enrollment Services.

Responsibilities: The Associate Director of Admissions/Technical Support serves as a senior level advisor on admissions issues to other executives and employees of the University, including policy interpretation. This position supervises a team of admission staff who coordinate and manage all technical aspects of the recruitment process including processing of applications, direct mail, email, interest cards and lists, and vital records maintenance. This position is deeply involved in decision making surrounding the admissions process and is responsible in maintaining compliance with state, federal and University regulations. The Associate Director provides analytical support to the Assistant Vice President of Enrollment Services and the Director of Admissions. Significant responsibility for design and preparation of statistical reports on undergraduate admission and demographic trends. Prepares complex briefings on highly sensitive issues for use by senior administrators. The position develops technical applications in the office and serves as the resource person for office personnel in all admission technical aspects. The Associate Director of Admissions/Technical Support creates and directs the processing of all undergraduate admissions applications. This position also integrates all reporting functions of the office, manages technical support for all student recruitment and marketing activities, and serves as liaison between the Office of Admissions, Institutional Research, Registrar's Office, MSU Police Department, University academic departments, and off-campus programs such as Educational Testing Services, and the College Board. This position is a primary technology consultant. This position works to ensure the successful completion of the University's enrollment goals.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree with minimum of three years' experience in administrative leadership required. Knowledge of computer systems, including web development and content management processes. Excellent supervisory, organizational and interpersonal, written and oral communication skills are essential. Experience working in a post-secondary environment is required. Ability to work irregular hours is necessary. Valid driver license required.

Desired Qualifications: Master's degree preferred. Experience in admissions or related activities with ability to analyze data. Experience with the Colleague and related software systems preferred.

To apply, visit: and complete the MSU Application for Employment. Upload a cover letter and a resume by July 5, 2019. Contact information for three references is optional. Contact the Office of Human Resources at (606) 783-2097 should you have questions about our online application. MSU is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.