Assistant Director of Admissions & Financial Aid

Posted: June 17, 2021

University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law
Louisville, KY

Summary of Position

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree and two years of experience required. An equivalent combination of education, training, and/or experience may be substituted for the requirements noted. Juris Doctorate preferred. Grade EF Salary Minimum $47,476

Preferred Qualifications

  • Juris Doctor degree
  • ACES2
  • PeopleSoft

Position Description

The University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law invites applications for the position of Assistant Director of Admissions. There are two Assistant Directors of Admissions who work collaboratively with one another, and with the Assistant Dean for Admissions, to meet the objectives of the Office of Admissions.

The Assistant Director of Admissions will develop and implement various marketing and recruitment strategies to enroll a qualified and diverse class to the Brandeis School of Law JD program. S/he will also serve as the lead recruiter for the Brandeis School of Law. This requires counseling individuals regarding the law school application and admission process, coordinating and hosting on-campus recruitment and yield events, and representing the Brandeis School of Law at local, state, regional, and national recruitment events. This position requires extensive travel, including travel by car and air, and may frequently require overnight stays and weekend hours.

The Assistant Director of Admissions will also serve as the liaison between the Brandeis School of Law and the University Financial Aid Office. S/he must remain up to date on University, state, and federal rules and regulations regarding financial aid. S/he will counsel prospective, admitted, and enrolled law students concerning all aspects of financial aid.

Other duties may be assigned by the Assistant Dean for Admissions.

The desired candidate has strong interpersonal skills and is able to communicate effectively with a wide variety of audiences while projecting a positive view of the Brandeis School of Law.

This is a full time, FLSA exempt position, working a minimum of 37.5 hours per week. The Office of Admissions regular business hours are Monday through Friday, 9 am to 5 pm. This position requires extensive travel, including by car and air, and may frequently require overnight stays and weekend hours.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The anticipated start date is July 12, 2021.

Education Required: Bachelor’s
Education Preferred: JD
Years of Experience Required: 2

How to Apply

How To Apply -Staff Positions

To apply for this position, visit https://www.higheredjobs.com/region/details.cfm?JobCode=177511527&Title=Assistant%20Director%20Law%20Admissions%20%28Job%20Id%3A%2041354%29 and follow the "Online App. Form" link  at the bottom of the page, then click "Apply Now". You must answer all required fields and submit your application by clicking the "Submit" button. Detailed instructions are available at louisville.edu/jobs in the "My Career Tools" section. Vacancies are routinely removed from the jobs portal around 7:00PM each Monday.

NOTE:

Only ONE attachment can be uploaded per application. If you wish to include a cover letter or other documents, please combine them as one document with your resume/cv, save the document with a simple short title that contains only letters, spaces, or numbers, and then upload.

Computers are available for application submission at the Human Resources Department located at 1980 Arthur Street - Louisville, Kentucky 40208. For more information, please contact us by email at employment@louisville.edu or by phone 502-852-6258.

If you require assistance or accommodation with our online application process, you may schedule an appointment at (502) 852-6258 with Employment Services at the Human Resources office located at 1980 Arthur Street, Louisville, KY 40208.

Application Deadline: June 30