In order to be considered for this role, a cover letter is required. Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States now and in the future. We regret that we cannot sponsor a work visa.
Salary Grade: 058
Union: 00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary
ADDITIONAL BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelors degree required
7+ years of experience leading a graduate level career services office, career counseling and experience with graduate students in career development and mentoring.
Demonstrated ability to work in collaboration with students, faculty, alumni and employers.
Demonstrated ability to identify new career opportunities and build relationships.
Demonstrated success at cultivating employer relationships to foster employment, internship and fellowship opportunities.
Masters degree preferred
Excellent communication skills (written and oral), strong presentation and networking skills.
Significant experience in career advising for graduate students and alumni. Understanding of international student issues and challenges.
Knowledge of a broad range of career fields related to studies at the Graduate School of Design (architecture, landscape architecture, urban planning & urban design, technology, sustainability, real estate).
Technical proficiency in career management systems, Microsoft Office and database systems.
Ability to build strong relationships with individuals across all levels.
Ability to supervise teams successfully.
Outstanding organizational and project management skills required.
Excellent data gathering and assessment skills.
Excellent follow through skills.
Ability to manage a budget.
Experience counseling/mentoring students
Communication skills (both written and verbal), including specifically: the ability to develop and deliver career education program and materials to students, parents and alumni
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, advanced Excel skills
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 52756BR
About Harvard University Graduate School of Design
Harvard University is devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and research, and to developing leaders in many disciplines who make a difference globally. The University, which is based in Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts, has an enrollment of over 20,000 degree candidates, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Harvard has more than 360,000 alumni around the world. The University has twelve degree-granting Schools in addition to the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, offering a truly global education. Established in 1636, Harvard is the oldest institution of higher education in the United States.