Bunker Hill Community College is the largest community college in Massachusetts, serving more than 14,000 students each semester across all modes of instruction. Ranked among the 25 fastest growing public two-year colleges in the United States, BHCC is a multi-campus institution with vibrant, urban campuses in Boston, MA, in nearby Chelsea, MA, and at three satellite locations within the Greater Boston area. BHCC is part of the Massachusetts public higher education system, which includes 15 community colleges.
BHCC offers 103 certificate and degree programs that prepare students to enter four-year institutions or to enter the workforce prepared for better and more highly skilled jobs. Sixty-seven percent of students are people of color and more than fifty percent are women.
Bunker Hill Community College BHCC is nationally recognized as a Leader College by Achieving the Dream and is one of four colleges awarded the National Gates Foundation Achieving the Dream Catalyst grant.
BHCC is a progressive institution guided by five goals: to Foster Student Success, Strengthen Career, Transfer and Workforce Readiness, Advance Diversity, Inclusion and Equity and Develop the College's Infrastructure. The College is committed to a learning community teaching/learning environment and, as an Achieving the Dream institution, is focused on data-driven student success.
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Boston prides itself on being one of the most livable cities in America with twenty-one diverse neighborhoods offering exceptional medical facilities, vibrant neighborhood business districts, museums, galleries and an extensive network of parks and outdoor recreational areas. Unemployment consistently tracks lower than the national average and job growth in 2014 and 2015 were ahead of projections. Eighty-plus colleges and a quarter of a million college students in the area make Boston one of the country's "youngest major metropolis," according to Boston magazine. Suburbs outside of Boston offer affordable housing options with easy access to public transportation.
The Employer Partnerships Coordinator reports to the Director of Internships and Career Development in the Division of Professional Studies and works alongside the Learn and Earn Coordinator and the Coordinator of Internships to increase community awareness and student participation in a full range of internship opportunities: academic program, Learn and Earn, STEM and non-credit career development internships. This role actively supports strategic development of the College's employer partnership initiatives and acts as the primary contact for new internship and career development host sites. Additional responsibilities are to collaborate with the Internships and Career Development Department staff and other departments across the College to develop enhanced student and employer internship pipelines and placements for growth areas in the College.
Prospect and develop employer partnerships connected to college programming
Collaborate with college faculty and other personnel to cultivate partnerships; consult faculty for technical expertise in their fields of study
Collaborate with Workforce Development personnel to provide focused employer partnership recruitment efforts
Attend departmental and program advisory board meetings to stay abreast of industry needs and develop professional contacts
Act as first point of contact for employer referrals from other college personnel
Screen employers to determine, along with supervisor, appropriate level of engagement
Follow up with referring and other college personnel as needed to best foster relationship and leverage resources as needed
Expand opportunities for students to engage with employers in pre-employment phases (e.g. job site visits, internships)
Attend industry events and share important employer outlook and company trends with program staff and faculty
Cultivate recurring internship opportunities with area businesses and community organizations
Provide support, as needed, to other initiatives in the Career Advancement and Internships Department
Organize on-campus events that connect employers with students
Contribute to the marketing and communication plan for the Department, including creating content for web, print and e-mail communications
Stay abreast of industry trends to allow for development of innovative programming
Program development and evaluation
Administer career search online platform
Support student job seekers by publicizing opportunities with employers
Share student employment opportunities with appropriate faculty and staff
Bachelor's degree (Master's degree preferred) in Business, Human Resources, Counseling, Education or closely related field; with (6) years of experience and/or training in any combination of career counseling, human resource management, recruitment, educational/psychological assessment, counseling, marketing and public relations; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
Ability to effectively market and represent a program to employers across broad industries
Collaborative, self-directed, outcome-oriented, and strong customer service presence
Excellent interpersonal, organizational, creative thinking, and communication skills
Evidence of relationship-building or project management skills
Attention to detail; ability to learn and utilize new internet-based recruiting and computer technologies
Ability to relate and understand the needs of a diverse student population and work effectively with a broad range of internal and external constituent
Proven ability to work with a diverse faculty, staff and student population
Salary Range: $47,545.00-$53,000.00 Actual Salary Will Be Commensurate With Education and Experience in Accordance with MCCC/MTA Collective Bargaining Agreement. Full state Benefits.
Grade: 4, Unit-Professional position
Review Date: To Ensure Consideration Application Materials Must Be Received By January 24, 2019.
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About Bunker Hill Community College
BHCC, ranked among the 25 fastest growing public two-year colleges in the United States, is a multi-campus institution with vibrant, urban campuses in Boston, MA, in nearby Chelsea, MA, and at three satellite locations within the Greater Boston area. BHCC is part of the Massachusetts public higher education system, which includes 15 community colleges. Founded in 1973, BHCC is the largest community college in Massachusetts, serving more than 13,400 students each semester across all modes of instruction. The College offers 103 certificate and degree programs that prepare students to enter four-year institutions or to enter the workforce prepared for better and more highly skilled jobs. Seventy-seven percent of students are people of color and more than fifty percent are women. BHCC is nationally recognized as a Leader College by Achieving the Dream. It is one of four colleges awarded the National Gates Foundation Achieving the Dream Catalyst grant. The engaged and innovative faculty, administration and staff are a reason the student body of this acclaimed College has grown almost 120% in the past 16 years. BHCC's location in Boston, a major education, healthcare and financial hub, p...rovides it with the ability to nurture unique partnerships with other institutions of higher learning and with business and industry. These important partnerships enable the College to offer a broad scope of healthcare and business curricula, providing students with vital connections and access to workplace internships while in school and with an education that prepares them for high-paying jobs in the area.