Career Advisor - American International College in Springfield Massachusetts

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American International College

Springfield, Massachusetts

United States


Detailed Job Description

American International College is seeking candidates for our Career Advisor position in our Career Development Center. Under the direction of the Director of Career Development, the individual will be responsible for the following:

  • Develop career plans for students

  • Develop and implement career development workshops

  • Work with faculty and staff in the development of classroom materials

  • Administer career assessments

  • Assist students with resume writing, interviewing skills

  • Assist the director in developing relationships with regional and national organizations

  • Schedule and provide support for on-campus interviews with employers

  • Maintain cooperative relationships with Alumni Affairs and the Development Office

  • Assist the director in planning and carrying out career and majors fairs.

  • Qualifications

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Career Counseling, Psychology, Education, or a related field is required.

  • Master's Degree is preferred.

  • Two years' experience in a postsecondary education setting is desired

  • Essential Functions

  • Excellent oral and written communication

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and experience with the internet

  • About AIC

    American International College is a private, coeducational institution of higher education located on a 70+ acre campus in Springfield, Massachusetts. The campus has 42 buildings on two sites approximately 1/2 mile apart with a total of approximately 660,000 gross square feet. Included in the inventory of buildings are student residences for a resident population of 900 students. Founded in 1885, the College has 3700 graduate and undergraduate students. AIC offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs through the Schools of Business, Arts and Sciences; Health Sciences; and Education. The mission of the College is to transform student lives through career focused learning, with a strong foundation in the liberal arts, a commitment to serving the community, and a high level of involvement in the global economy.

    To Apply

    Qualified applicants should electronically submit a brief cover letter, current resume, and the contact information for three professional references (all saved as one document) via this online application:

    Apply Online

    AIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Keyword Phrases

    • Career Advisor
    • Higher dedication
    • Diversity of our community
    • Student-centered
    • Career Counseling and Placement
    Employment Type:Administrative Staff
    Degree Required: Bachelors
    Experience: See Job Description
    Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
    Salary: Not Specified
    Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
    Application Requirements: CV/Resume
    Cover Letter