Under the broad supervision of the Associate Director of Recruitment, this position supports the Board of Admissions in meeting annual enrollment objectives by participating in Boston audition and interview events, scheduled on Saturdays annually from July/August through March. Please note that the hours for this position are 8:30 am - 6:00 pm on a series of Saturdays (usually 6-8 of them) throughout the audition season. Applicants must commit to working one full season (July/August - March).
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Functions as a primary interviewer for the admissions A&I initiative, assuring the highest quality experience for the applicant in regards to the interview component of the application.
Supports maximizing the quality of the prospective student experience with a focus on strong customer service.
Knowledge and Skills Required:
Strong identification with the mission of the college
Bachelor's degree required.
Strong commitment to prospective student servicing.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work both independently and in a team environment.
Musical background, strong understanding of music industry, and music theory knowledge. Berklee alumni strongly preferred.
Strong customer service orientation.
Results-oriented with proven track record.
Familiarity with word processing, database, social media, and chat technologies.
Minimum 1 year related experience required
Work happens on Saturdays on Boston Campus. Interview days are long, running from 8:30 am to 6 pm. Interviewers must commit to full days.
Applicants who are both interested and qualified should submit the following materials: * Cover letter that addresses the applicant's capabilities and experiences. * A resume or CV.
Currently enrolled Berklee students may not apply for staff or faculty positions.
The above information on this position description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by individuals within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an "at will" employment relationship.
External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled as defined under the Americans With Disabilities Act, must be able to perform the essential job functions (as listed) either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined by management on a case-by-case basis.
Incomplete applications will not be considered. The position will remain open for applications until filled.
Berklee is committed to increasing the diversity of the college community and the curriculum. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are encouraged to apply and to identify their strengths in this area.
Employee Type: Staff
Internal Number: R0002779
About Berklee College of Music
The mission of Berklee College of Music is to educate, train, and develop students to excel in music as a career. Developing the musicianship of all our students is the foundation of our curriculum. We believe that the lessons and qualities derived from that work?the self-discipline needed for excellence, the empathy required of music making and the openness and inquisitiveness essential to creativity?are critical to achievement in any pursuit, musical or otherwise; and that music is a powerful catalyst for personal growth, which is central to any collegiate experience. Founded on jazz and popular music rooted in the African cultural diaspora, our comprehensive curriculum is distinctly contemporary in its content and approach, and embraces the principal musical movements of our time. Through a course of scholarly and practical learning experiences integrating performance and writing, our curriculum covers the variety of influential styles, relevant technologies, and career opportunities open to today's music professional.