Based at the Seattle campus, the newly created Assistant Director of Career Services & Experiential Learning provides our diverse student population with holistic career development while also creating employment opportunities within the local industry. The assistant director coordinates overall career services and experiential learning for Seattle graduate students and bachelor's completion students in collaboration with Seattle campus college-based and Boston campus career and experiential faculty and staff. Emphasis is on career development and experiential opportunities for students enrolled in technology and business-oriented programs including information systems, data analytics, computer science, and project management. Key responsibilities: 1)Career development for our growing student population including managing career fairs, creating and delivering seminars, and networking events; 2)Leading cross-college team experiential projects in collaboration with faculty and industry sponsors; 3)Employer relations including researching and developing local employment opportunities for a diverse student population and preparing/administering co-op opportunities for College of Professional Studies students.
The Assistant Director will collaborate with academic advising and student service staff and will monitor trends to help shape priorities for new programs/services and new employer partnerships.
Master's degree required with experience in career or human resource development
3-4 years of professional work experience in industry, high-tech preferred.
Experience with international students is desirable
Demonstrated credibility with industry clients; strong consulting skills and demonstrated ability to work in a team environment with diverse constituents.
Excellent skills in relationship building, event planning, marketing, public relations and database management preferred.
Goal oriented, possesses excellent presentation skills, is effective in building partnerships, extremely organized, professional and has a high level of customer service.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, customer relationship management platforms, database programs and data management and analysis; experience with Salesforce desired.
Please note: This position is located in Seattle, WA.
Requisition Number: STFR005146
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Internal Number: 58948
About Northeastern University
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs?our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning?build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.