Admissions Consultant

Cupertino, California
Admissions Consulting /
Full-time /
FLEX is seeking college admissions experts who can leverage their knowledge and experience to help families navigate the complex college admissions landscape and advise families on strategic profile development and college applications. FLEX offers extensive training for those of you who are new to the industry.

What we’re looking for:

    • Bachelor's degree from a U.S. Top 50 college or university
    • Strong interpersonal communication skills needed to establish rapport with clients, gain consensus, and achieve diplomacy
    • Passion for higher education
    • Proven ability to work independently and as part of a team
    • Expert knowledge of the U.S. college admissions process
    • Professional presentation skills
    • Demonstrated ability to lead, manage projects, and take initiative
    • Availability to work at least some evenings and Saturdays (Full-Time: Tuesday - Friday 11:30am - 8:30pm and Saturdays 8am - 5pm)

What we’d love but don’t need:

    • Admissions consulting/counseling experience
    • Experience in an admissions office
    • Spoken fluency in Mandarin or Korean
    • Prior teaching experience

What you’ll do:

    • Admissions Consultants are responsible for helping students create competitive and strategic college applications to achieve their college admissions goals. 
    • Admissions Consultants work with families, provide college essay, resume, and interview assistance, lead seminars, and give workshops on academic and extra-curricular strategies. 
    • In addition to working directly with students and parents, Consultants work closely with the rest of FLEX's Admissions Consulting team to conduct research, exchange ideas, complete long-term projects and much more. 
    • Inter-Regional travel is expected. 

Where you’ll do it:

    • FLEX Cupertino, CA

What we’re excited to give you:

    • Competitive compensation
    • Full-time: $55K - $100K per year
    • Opportunities for rapid growth and merit-based promotion
    • Bonus eligibility
    • 3 weeks paid time off
    • Paid company holidays
    • Subsidized medical, dental and vision insurance
    • Discounts for FLEX services
    • Free food.  Getting out of bed can be hard - coffee’s on us!

We at FLEX know that teaching and consulting are opportunities to build relationships.  Our team understands that each student has a unique background and a unique set of challenges and goals; we work closely with families to help every student overcome those challenges and achieve those goals.  In an increasingly crowded industry, FLEX leads through integrity.

FLEX has provided admissions consulting, standardized test prep, tutoring and enrichment services for pre-collegiate students since 2001.  Our team members offer a nuanced understanding of colleges and their admissions philosophies and give thorough, step-by-step guidance in all areas of the application process.  They provide personalized instruction to raise grades and scores and expand students’ knowledge beyond what’s covered in a typical textbook or classroom.

For more information about FLEX, visit our website at