Career Services Coordinator 5645BR Provost Office of Co-op Education & Career Services
Detailed Job Description As part of the Office of Career Services and Cooperative Education, the Career Services Coordinator provides direct career development, career success, and experiential learning direction and support to students and alumni in assigned academic programs.
Advise and counsel students and alumni in assigned academic areas regarding career plans and prospective employment on an individual basis utilizing face-to-face appointments/meetings, e-mail, and the phone.
Develop and deliver customized instruction on job search strategies, career trends and issues, and workplace success through seminars, workshops, designated classes and class-based presentations
Communicate regularly and effectively with students and alumni regarding employment opportunities, instructional program/services offerings, employer recruiting events, and important career trend information.
Collaborate with faculty and administrators in assigned academic units to ensure services and support to students is being effectively provided; key decision-making and assessment information are available, and the student career development goals of both the university and the academic unit are being achieved.
Serve as account manager to assigned employer representatives to ensure positive and effective university and employer recruiting and hiring partnerships participating, as needed, in employer hiring strategy development and recruiting activities and programs
Market students, academic programs, and both university and office programs and services to prospective employing organizations to identify employment opportunities, establish new employer recruiting partnerships, and support related university corporate outreach and partnership goals.
Support university initiatives in admissions, alumni relations, global partnerships, research development, and institutional fundraising by partnering with other RIT units and participating in related programs and activities.
Complete individual and group projects supporting office-wide goals and initiatives as assigned
Department/College Description Rochester Institute of Technology is a diverse and collaborative community of engaged, socially conscious, and intellectually curious minds. Through creativity and innovation, and an intentional blending of technology, the arts and design, we provide exceptional individuals with a wide range of academic opportunities, including a leading research program and an internationally recognized education for deaf and hard-of-hearing students. We are dedicated to building a diverse community, one where employees feel a sense of belonging, and are valued for their contributions and the perspectives they bring.
As a member of the RIT community, you'll receive a comprehensive employee benefits package that offers multiple options and access to additional employment advantages. You can tailor your benefit elections to meet your needs (affordable medical/dental/vision benefits; paid vacation/sick time/retirement saving plan with exceptional employer match; and tuition assistance for you and your family, to name a few).
Required Minimum Qualifications
3-5 years related experience in higher education, not for profit or industry setting
Ability to effectively multi-task and prioritize
Highly developed project management skills
Effective relationship building/partnering and teamwork skills
Strong advising/coaching skills
Strong customer/client service focus
Verbal and written communication skills-including public speaking/presentation skills
Marketing and sales skills
Professional Area: Employment Category: Fulltime Staff Job Function:Wage Band:
Required Application Documents
How to Apply In order to be considered for this position, you must apply for it at: http://careers.rit.edu/staff. Click the link for search openings and in the keyword search field, enter the title of the position or the BR number.
Rochester Institute of Technology, the 10th largest private university in the U.S., is among the worlds leading technological universities. Its 18,000 undergraduate and graduate students from all 50 states and more than 100 countries are enrolled in over 200 academic programs, including 7 interdisciplinary Ph.D. programs. A pioneer in experiential education, RIT was the first to offer undergraduate degree programs in biotechnology, information technology, software engineering, and microelectronic engineering. As home to the National Technical Institute for the Deaf, the university offers unparalleled academic opportunities and services for the deaf and hard-of-hearing. Founded in 1829, RIT has 115,000 alumni throughout the United States and around the world. RIT has been named by the Chronicle of Higher Education as one of the Great Colleges to Work For. RIT is a National Science Foundation ADVANCE Institutional Transformation site, and is responsive to the needs of dual-career couples through the Upstate NY Higher Education Recruitment Consortium. For more information, visit www.rit.edu/overview/rankings-and-recognition and www.rit.edu.
As a member of the RIT community employees receive a well-balanced benefits package that offers a variety of choices and access to additional employment advantages. These benefits, combined with an employees pay, provide a total compensation package that can be tailored to meet your needs. More on RITs Benefits, Health & Wellness program can be found at: https://www.rit.edu/fa/humanresources/content/benefits-health-and-wellness
RIT does not discriminate. RIT is an equal opportunity employer that promotes and values diversity, pluralism, and inclusion. For more information or inquiries, please visit RIT/TitleIX or the U.S. Department of Education at ED.Gov
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Founded in 1829, Rochester Institute of Technology is a diverse and collaborative community of engaged, socially conscious, and intellectually curious minds. Through creativity and innovation, and an intentional blending of technology, the arts and design, we provide exceptional individuals with a wide range of academic opportunities, including a leading research program and an internationally recognized education for deaf and hard-of-hearing students. Beyond our main campus in Rochester, New York, RIT has international campuses in China, Croatia, Dubai, and Kosovo. And with more than 19,000 students and more than 125,000 graduates from all 50 states and over 100 nations, RIT is driving progress in industries and communities around the world. Find out more at www.rit.edu .