The Assistant Director for Campus Recruiting and Career Connections is a multi-faceted role that develops and fosters relationships with employers looking to recruit Illinois students; supervises and manages the mock interview program; and coaches students regarding career exploration and decision-making, preparation for graduate/professional school, and finding jobs and internships. The Assistant Director is passionate about interacting with students, thrives in a collaborative team environment, and is a relationship builder. In order to foster student success, the Assistant Director develops programs and opportunities to enhance students’ career readiness and connect them with employers. The Assistant Director is part of the Employer Connections team and works with a collaborative and innovative staff focused on career and professional development for students.
Master’s degree in student affairs, education administration/leadership, human resources, education, counseling education or related field
1 year of work experience, which may include time as a graduate assistant
Experience that demonstrates understanding of diverse populations and knowledge of cultural differences
Experience that demonstrates ability to work in a collaborative team environment
Experience that demonstrates ability to deliver outstanding customer service
Experience in higher education, career coaching/advising, and/or working with college students
Experience that demonstrates understanding of career and student development theory and practice
Experience developing and maintaining professional relationships
Experience developing, presenting, and assessing educational programs or workshops
Experience using technology to manage communication, scheduling, and work processes
Internal Number: 127344
About University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Illinois is a world leader in research, teaching, and public engagement. We serve the state, the nation, and the world by creating knowledge, preparing students for lives of impact, and addressing critical societal needs through the transfer and application of knowledge. Illinois is the place where we embrace difference. We embrace it because we value it. Illinois is especially interested in candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the Illinois community. The administration, faculty and staff embrace diversity and are committed to attracting qualified candidates who also embrace and value diversity and inclusivity.
The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit http://go.illinois.edu/EEO
The Career Center (TCC), a unit within the Division of Student Affairs, provides all Illinois students collaborative and innovative programs, services, and resources focused on career and professional development that educates and empowers them to become thriving profess...ionals in the global community. The Career Center staff is committed to supporting students from all backgrounds and promoting inclusiveness on campus.