• Rensselaer Polytechnic Inst
  • $132,420.00 -206,040.00/year*
  • New York , NY
  • Executive Management
  • Full-Time
  • 411 Grand St

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Associate Director, Career Development
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Job Details
CAPTION: Position Information
Position Title Associate Director, Career Development
Advertised Title Associate Director, Career Development
Location Troy, NY Campus
Search Number S19-00955
Full Time/Part Time Full Time
Portfolio Division of Student Life
Business Unit Center for Career & Professional Development
Job Summary
The incumbent leads the Career Development function and oversees a liaison service delivery model, ensuring a career liaison for each school and CLASS Dean; leads the team's outreach efforts to foster collaboration and partnerships on-campus that support career programming and service delivery.
Minimum Qualifications
* Master's Degree (emphasis in student affairs, counseling, human resource management or related field)
* A minimum of five (5) years of professional experience in fields related to student programming with a preference for experience in a career services or student services role.
Preferred Qualifications
* Experience in creating and delivering programs for students
* Experience with Banner or a university student record system
Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
* Requires excellent oral and written communication skills.
* Requires strong organizational skills.
* Requires excellent customer service skills
* Requires ability to work effectively under pressure and meet established goals and objectives.
* Requires ability to work with a diverse population.
* Requires strong computer skills and knowledge.
* Required demonstrated advanced skills in counseling, interpersonal communication and written communication focusing on a traditional college-age student population
* Demonstrated mentoring skills and ability to effectively manage a team
* Ability to identify a new idea or concept and bring it to fruition
Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Job Posted Date
In order to receive full consideration you must apply by
Job Close Date
New/Replacement Position Replacement
Other Position Requirements
Work is performed in normal office conditions. Occasional outdoor travel between campus locations is required as well as some long-distance travel. Work is fast paced and demanding, and subject to irregular hours
Additional Information
The Associate Director manages and leads the Career Development function for the Center for Career and Professional Development and oversees a liaison service delivery model, ensuring a career liaison for each school and CLASS Dean. The Associate Director coordinates the team's efforts and will assess the effectiveness of programs and services with the goal of continuous improvement. The Associate Director leads the team's outreach efforts to foster collaboration and partnerships on-campus that support career programming and service delivery.
(CLASS)- Clustered Learning, Advocacy, and Support for Students is a comprehensive approach to the student experience at Rensselaer. Through ongoing support, guidance, and co-curricular activities, CLASS connects students to a network of faculty, staff, and other students, ensuring that they are part of a strong community of learners. As students strive to become the leaders of tomorrow, CLASS helps them develop the intellectual agility, multicultural sophistication, and global awareness that will enable them to change the world.
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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is America's oldest technological research university, offering bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees in engineering, the
sciences, information technology and web science, architecture, management, and the humanities, arts, and social sciences.
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has a strong institutional commitment to diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Copyright 2013 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) 110 Eighth Street, Troy, NY USA 12180 (518) ###-####
Why not change the world? is a registered trademark of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Rensselaer is proud to be a tobacco-free environment.

* Master's Degree (emphasis in student affairs, counseling, human resource management or related field) * A minimum of five (5) years of professional experience in fields related to student programming with a preference for experience in a career services or student services role. Preferred Qualifications * Experience in creating and delivering programs for students * Experience with Banner or a university student record system Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities * Requires excellent oral and written communication skills. * Requires strong organizational skills. * Requires excellent customer service skills * Requires ability to work effectively under pressure and meet established goals and objectives. * Requires ability to work with a diverse population. * Requires strong computer skills and knowledge. * Required demonstrated advanced skills in counseling, interpersonal communication and written communication focusing on a traditional college-age student population * Demonstrated mentoring skills and ability to effectively manage a team * Ability to identify a new idea or concept and bring it to fruition Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities


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