Nationally recognized as one of the most outstanding undergraduate institutions, Miami University is seeking a newly created Global Career Advisor/Assistant Director for Global Career Advising within the Center for Career Exploration and Success (CCES). The Global Career Advisor/Assistant Director for Global Career Advising is a unique opportunity to grow outreach and career/professional development support to international students and students aspiring to work abroad from all Miami University academic disciplines. This position will also work collaboratively with faculty, staff and employers to develop industry-leading best practices including programs/events to provide greater visibility of the Center to attract of international students and domestic students interested in global careers. The successful candidate will possess intercultural and global sills and experiences and will understand the domestic and international employment landscape and share this information with key stakeholders (e.g. faculty, staff, students, employers and co-workers). This position will also assist with overall diversity and inclusion initiatives within the Center to support historically underserved student populations. Within CCES, this position will serve as a member of the Career Development Team. CCES is a growing office with an ambitious strategic plan designed to situate students for lifelong professional success. Our efforts, in collaboration with Miami’s Career Community, extend beyond the typical career center offerings as we strive to be the most immersive and comprehensive 4-year career development experience in the nation. CCES is positioned within the Division of Enrollment Management and Student Success and the selected candidate will serve as the liaison to International Admission. Miami University is situated in Oxford, Ohio, an idyllic college town that was recently voted “Best College Town” by Forbes.
In collaboration with supervisor, Internationals Student Scholar Services (ISSS), International Admission, and CCES employer relations team; develop and execute career development strategy based on knowledge of domestic and international employment trends and insights. Plan and execute strategy to include employer development/engagement, career advising, campus-wide programs/events, classroom presentations, and services strategically devised for international students and students seeking career opportunities beyond the United States, based on institutional, divisional, and departmental priorities. Share strategy and international employment trends and insights with stakeholders. Leverage institutional data to drive decision making about services offered to this population of students and conduct relevant assessments to understand if services and programs are meeting student needs. Develop, implement, and promote advising structures, mentoring opportunities, and programmatic ways to support career development for international students and students interested in global careers. Establish and maintain global network of students, parents, employers, and alumni to help international students connect with opportunities in their home country. Leverage resources such as Handshake, MyVisaJobs, GoinGlobal, and career assessments and communicate those opportunities directly to students. Identify and cultivate virtual opportunities for students to interact with employers around the globe. Conduct one-on-one career advising sessions. Support Center for Career Exploration and Success efforts to work with career community stakeholders to develop academic and co-curricular pathways for student access into various careers and advance our Career Cluster initiative. Establish proactive and effective liaison relationships with faculty and staff and serve as the primary contact within CCES to ISSS, American Culture and English (ACE) program, and International Admission. Serve on the CCES (internal) diversity initiatives group and support overall programming and outreach to under-served student populations as assigned. Teach first-year and/or career development courses as needed (Assistant Director position only, Master’s required). Assist in the coordination of office-wide special events, programs, workshops, and career fairs, and other events as needed. Other duties as assigned.
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Bachelor's degree with at least one year of experience for the title of Global Career Advisor.
Master's degree with at least one year of experience for the title of Assistant Director of Global Career Advising.
Intercultural skills and international experience.
Demonstrated teamwork and professionalism.
Strong interpersonal, communication.
Ability to manage projects and plan events.
Ability to collaborate with faculty, staff, and employers.
Bachelor’s degree and some related experience are eligible for position title of Global Career Advisor. Candidates with a Master’s degree with at least one year of experience are eligible for position title of Assistant Director of Global Career Advising. Experience gained as an undergraduate or graduate student may be included.
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About Miami University
“Miami University, a student-centered public university founded in 1809, has built its success through an unwavering commitment to liberal arts undergraduate education, with complementary quality graduate programs, and the active engagement of its students in both curricular and co-curricular life. With a student body of 16,000, Miami effectively combines a wide range of strong academic programs with faculty who love to teach and the personal attention ordinarily found only at much smaller institutions. Faculty and staff are highly valued for their contributions toward the Miami experience. Employees enjoy a competitive benefits package and stable work environment as they work to support the university’s educational mission. Miami’s main campus is located in Oxford, Ohio, 35 miles northwest of Cincinnati, with regional campuses located in Hamilton and Middletown, Ohio, and a center in Luxembourg. Known as one of the most beautiful campuses in the nation, Miami, the nation's tenth oldest public university, is recognized for its striking red brick Georgian-style architecture and tree-shaded lawns. Take a Virtual Tour from our website.”