Completes non-teaching projects or complex work in support of a Campus or University administrative or academic department. This work is generally of a temporary nature and requires specialized experience or expertise.
CAMPUS SPECIFIC INFORMATION
The Department of Tourism and Hospitality at Kingsborough Community College (KCC) is seeking a professional with experience in the hospitality industry to expand KCC's employer partnerships in this industry sector and assist in preparing and connecting college students to relevant work experiences.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Build employer relationships/partnerships for employment and internships in the hotel, culinary and hospitality industries
Create and moderate a job board and associated content across multiple social media platforms
Assist in the documentation and collection of internship and job placement contacts
Create a database of the skill sets employers wish to see in potential employees/internship candidates
Conduct outreach to potential employers and foster relationships that result in new internship and apprenticeship opportunities
Collaborate with Kingsborough Community College's Office of Career Development to work with the Hotel, Culinary, and Hospitality students in career exploration, job readiness services/workshops and internship/employment-search strategies
Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
Bachelor's Degree required.
Baccalaureate degree and at least four years of relevant experience. Master's degree, preferred. The ideal candidate will have experience in the Hospitality sector, as well as experience working with college students.
Outstanding verbal, written and interspersonal communication skills, including the ability to interact effectively in asynchronous and synchronous online environments.
Strong organization, project management, communication, technological, and facilitation skills. Ability to work with cross-departmental functions in a collaborative manner to resolve student challenges.
Required: Ability to work a flexible in-person schedule (a remote option is not available).
This is a part-time grant funded position, 15 hours per week at $49.31 per hour.
CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans. Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria.
HOW TO APPLY
To apply, go to www.cuny.edu, access the employment page, log in or create a new user account, and search for this vacancy using the Job ID 27941 or Title. Select "Apply Now" and provide the requested information.
Please submit resume and cover letter.
June 30, 2024. Review of resumes to begin immmediately; on-going to fill open positions.
JOB SEARCH CATEGORY
CUNY Job Posting: Managerial/Professional
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.
Kingsborough Community College was founded in 1963 and is one of 23 campuses of the City University of New York (CUNY) system and offers both liberal arts education and career training programs. Kingsborough has been named one of the leading community colleges in the country by the Aspen Institute College Excellence Program. It has also earned national recognition for its creative and effective use of learning communities, for the large number of degrees it confers, for the high percentage of graduates who continue their studies, and for innovative programs that draw thousands of non-traditional students to its campus every year. Kingsborough serves a widely-diverse population of approximately 14,000 students. Approximately 70% of Kingsborough’s students are enrolled in a liberal arts or science degree program; the rest pursue degrees in more specialized, career-oriented programs such as business, communications, criminal justice, culinary arts, nursing and allied health, information technology, journalism, maritime technology, tourism and hospitality, and the visual arts. The college takes pride in its many support programs that enhance student success. All students are offered in...dividual, personal and academic counseling; workshops to improve basic skills as well as career planning and placement services. Students enjoy the accessibility of Kingsborough faculty and administrators.