ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, ON-CAMPUS RECRUITMENT                                                                   ADMISSION

Ithaca College’s Office of Admission seeks a results-driven and collaborative individual for the position of Associate Director.  The Associate Director will serve a key leadership role and will oversee all campus-based recruitment initiatives, including a comprehensive campus visit program and major admission events.  The successful candidate will supervise a team of admission professionals, and will have extensive contact with the public, faculty, current students, and a wide range of campus offices.  The Associate Director will also engage in some recruitment travel, developing and maintaining professional relationships with guidance counselors and Ithaca College alumni.  He or she will review undergraduate applications as part of the College’s admission committee.

Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 5-7 years experience in college or university admission; excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to represent the College effectively to various audiences; proven leadership abilities and previous supervisory experience; ability to work with a diverse population of students and parents; demonstrated ability to manage recruitment and admission processes and leverage data in decision-making; demonstrated success in developing and implementing recruitment or similar events; ability to travel; possession of or ability to obtain a valid driver’s license and to meet requirements to drive a College vehicle are required.  The Admission Office seeks candidates who value multicultural diversity in higher education.  Visa sponsorship is not provided for this position.

Interested individuals should apply online at, and attach a cover letter, resume, and a list containing the contact information for three professional references.  Questions about the online application should be directed to the Office of Human Resources at (607) 274-8000. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  

Ithaca College is committed to building a diverse academic community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply.  Experience that contributes to the diversity of the college is appreciated.