Job ID: 2020-7096 Type: School of Professional Studies (CP1108) # of Openings: 1 Category: Student Services/Athletics New York University
The Wasserman Center for Career Development at SPS is seeking a Career Development Counselor to guide, advise, and support students through the career planning, decision making, and job searching processes. Responsibilities also include: assist students in analyzing their interests, skills and developing career goals at all stages in their professional and academic careers. Assist with career programs including planning, marketing and implementation and gathering data to analyze program effectiveness and student outcomes. Work closely with employers to assist them with talent needs utilizing employer resources available (in-person and virtual offerings) from job postings, recruiter-in residence, resume books, career fairs/industry expos, social media initiatives, as well as involvement in employer forums, conferences, career development panels and programs.
Required Education: Bachelor's degree
Preferred Education: Master's degree in a related field.
Required Experience: 2 years' relevant experience in career services, career counseling, student personnel, human resources, recruitment, admissions or related field and equivalent combination of education and experience. Must include experience implementing programs, seminars, events, and preparing training materials.
Preferred Experience: Industry experience representative of NYU SPS programs. Experience working with international students and professionals in the workforce.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Career planning, assessment, and job search expertise. Excellent communication, presentation, writing and organizational skills. Ability to deal with a diverse population at all levels.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Experience working with international students and professionals in the workforce. Experience using social media platforms and understanding surveys and assessment.
For 85 years, the NYU School of Professional Studies has been a deeply respected institution of higher education that is grounded in applied learning. From its early years, training returning World War II veterans to fulfill the nation’s urgent need for skilled technical workers, it has evolved into a professional education powerhouse that offers 20 graduate degrees, 14 bachelor’s degrees for traditional and post-traditional students, four associate’s degrees, and a plethora of non-degree courses and credentials.
NYUSPS is a thought leader, and serves as an incubator for new ideas in industries that are constantly changing, including real estate, real estate development, and construction management; hospitality, tourism, travel, and event management; global affairs and global security, conflict, and cybercrime; global sport and sports business; publishing; marketing; public relations; project management; executive coaching and organizational consulting, human resource management and development, and human capital analytics and technology; management and systems; translation; and professional writing. It is focused on building skills that open doors to opportunities in emerging fields and global markets. NYUSPS faculty members are leading experts in their areas of discipline, with a hands-on approach that encourages students to push beyond their limits and to break new ground.
Home to some of the largest and most prestigious industry conferences in the world, including the Schack Institute of Real Estate’s Capital Markets Conference, REIT Symposium, and National Symposium of Women in Real Estate; and the Jonathan M. Tisch Center’s International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference, the School’s invaluable connections to industry leaders is a truly distinguishing factor in the education that it provides. Through career development services and resources provided by the NYU Wasserman Center for Career Development at NYUSPS, guest lecturers, site visits, participation in numerous conferences and events, and Global Field Intensives, students benefit from an NYU education that will set them apart. In addition, they have the opportunity to learn from and network with more than 27,000 NYUSPS alumni who live, work, and contribute to innovation in industry around the world.
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