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Massachusetts Institute of Technology Admissions Counselor for Operations in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Admissions Counselor for Operations

  • Job Number: 21039

  • Functional Area: Administration

  • Department: Admissions Office

  • School Area: Chancellor's

  • Employment Type: Full-Time

  • Employment Category: Exempt

  • Visa Sponsorship Available: No

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    Information on MIT’s COVID-19 vaccination requirement can be found at the bottom of this posting.

ADMISSIONS COUNSELOR FOR OPERATIONS, Admissions, to work wisely, creatively, and effectively --in a manner consistent with MIT’s mission to advance knowledge and educate students in areas of scholarship that will best serve the nation and the world--to maintain and enhance a distinctive campus community of exceptionally talented students interested in an education that is centered on science and technology regardless of their geographic or financial circumstances. Will read and evaluate first-year and transfer applications; serve on the admissions selection committee; schedule, coordinate, and present regional information sessions throughout the country; execute a range of tasks in support of critical programs; collaborate with office peers and on and off-campus partners; and perform other duties as assigned. MIT Admissions posts full job descriptions and additional information about working with their team here ( .

Job Requirements

REQUIRED: bachelor's degree; support for MIT’s commitment to access, equity, and inclusion; excellent interpersonal, organizational, communication, and public speaking skills; experience with project management, problem-solving, and analytical thinking; the ability to collaborate with a diverse range of people with both sensitivity and tact, take initiative and transform ideas into practical solutions, and work independently with minimal supervision over sustained periods; experience developing and managing programs; keen attention to detail; excellent judgment and discretion with sensitive information; and a driver's license. PREFERRED: one year of relevant experience and proficiency with SLATE (Technolutions). Job #21039-53/31/22