Admissions Advisor

Galvanize, San Francisco

The learning community for technology

About Galvanize: Galvanize is a dynamic learning community for technology. Our community is where people and companies with the guts and smarts to create real-world change congregate and inspire each other. The goal is to make opportunities in technology available to all those with the aptitude, determination, and drive.  

Across 8 beautifully designed urban campuses, Galvanize offers a unique combination of education, workspace, and networking.

Galvanize teaches web development, data science, and data engineering to students, offers support and workspace to over 700 member companies, and provides over 200 networking events across eight urban campuses throughout the nation. Galvanize campuses bring together entrepreneurs, students, investors, mentors, and great people and companies to develop the skills, mindset, and networks necessary to thrive in a technology driven world.

As an Admissions Advisor, you will be the first point of contact for potential students in our full-time and part-time programs. You are an ambitious, results-driven individual who can be an effective brand ambassador for Galvanize, and will be responsible for driving enrollment for all programs on your campus

What You’ll Do:

  • Manage the admissions process for potential students from application to enrollment.
  • Conduct campaigns and develop relationships with prospective applications via events (such as Info Sessions, Learn to Code events, meetups, etc,) as well as outreach engagement at relevant local events in the San Francisco Bay Area.
  • Engage with potential students on a personal basis, and provide customized resources to each.
  • Lead info sessions and other conversion sessions including lunch with instructors, class visits, tours etc.
  • Make recommendations to Program Directors and General Managers regarding outreach campaigns, conversion events and incentives within established framework.
  • Communicate regularly with Director of Admissions regarding pipeline, student quality, and recruitment strategies, and implement performance feedback as appropriate.
  • Manage all tasks related to execution of part-time workshops.
  • Be a supportive and engaged member of program operations, particularly with the events and evangelist teams.

Expected Experience:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • 1-2 years of sales, customer service, or admissions experience
  • Previous experience working in a metrics driven role
  • Salesforce experience a plus
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to work some nights and weekends
  • P&L Experience a plus
Galvanize provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status.

About Galvanize

Galvanize is a 21st Century school for entrepreneurs, engineers, and data scientists. On eight campuses across the U.S., the energy, intellect and ambition of Galvanize students, members and alumni are at the heart of a learning community that promotes belonging, and that celebrates courage and growth. 

Want to learn more about Galvanize? Visit https://www.galvanize.com/