Career Advisor

Indiana University-Bloomington  |  Bloomington, IN

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Job Overview

Posted January 11, 2018 Full-Time

Job Details

Position Title:

Career Advisor

Onsite Event Position ID: 1280
Job Type: Career Services
Location: Bloomington, IN
Positions Available: 2
Institution Type: Public, 4-year
Institution Size: 30,000 & Over Students
Employer ID: 26735
Application Deadline: 02/16/2018

Stated Non-Discrimination Policy

Gender Expression / Identity Sexual Orientation

Benefits

Salary Range:
$40,000 - $43,000
Additional Compensation:
http://hr.iu.edu/benefits/neweeo/prof-index.html#
Housing for Position:
None provided
Benefits
Salary Range:
$40,000 - $43,000
Additional Compensation:
http://hr.iu.edu/benefits/neweeo/prof-index.html#
Housing for Position:
None provided
Qualifications
Education:
Masters Required
Major Preference:
Counseling, Higher Education, Student Affairs
Experience:
2-4 Years

Qualifications
Education:
Masters Required
Major Preference:
Counseling, Higher Education, Student Affairs
Experience:
2-4 Years

Position Description

Provides expert, industry-specific, career advising to students, in both one-on-one and group-based settings, on a diverse array of topics including resume writing, career exploration, job and internship search strategies, and professional correspondence (cover letter, personal statement, professional portfolio, etc.). Builds strong relationships with Chairs, Directors of Undergraduate Studies, and Academic Advisors, across two schools and a variety of majors, to form collaborative partnerships that increase the presence of academically imbedded career education and programming in the College of Arts & Sciences. Collaborates with WCCA Employer Relations staff to create opportunities for students to explore career fields, develop professional contacts, and build marketable experience by networking with relevant recruiters, employer contacts, and College alumni. Supervises a small team of undergraduate student career ambassadors who support the efforts of the Career Advisor by providing one-on-one and group based career coaching to students and assisting with event planning, preparation and logistics. Plans multiple career-related events, workshops and classroom presentations each semester on topics relating to job and internship search strategies and the career development process. Instructs ASCS Q296 “College to Career II: Navigating Your Arts & Sciences Experience,” a course offered collaboratively with academic advisors that guides students through an exploration of the relationship between their coursework and life after graduation. Maintains a series of industry-specific, high-quality and up-to-date online career resources published in the IU Career Guides, and collaborate with Arts & Sciences Career Services office (ASCS) advisors to regularly evaluate and update the ASCS Online Career Resource Library. Supports student organizations and scholarship programs by collaborating with relevant student and staff leaders to provide tailored career programing and networking event opportunities.


Job Requirements

Master’s degree and two years of professional or paraprofessional experience (e.g., graduate assistantship) in a direct student services role.

Possess a relentless commitment to facilitating world-class undergraduate student learning and career development. Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills including ability to interact and communicate effectively with a wide variety of individuals. Strong organizational and project management abilities including an interest in working in a highly-collaborative team environment.

Preferred: Master’s degree in higher education and student affairs, college student personnel, counseling or a related field; experience and enthusiasm for working with liberal arts and sciences students.

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