The Office of Student Affairs (OSA) in the Gillings School of Global Public Health is seeking a full-time alumni career services specialist position who will work in the Gillings Career Services office. This position is responsible for assisting alumni with career planning preparation tasks such as interviewing, how to create a resume, building interview skills, and job search strategies through face to face visits, webinars, and online programs.
The alumni career services specialist also supports marketing and communication efforts to engage current and prospective new students and works to identify and implement online tools, subscriptions, networking services, or opportunities for graduates of Gillings School. This position collaborates with career development staff across the campus on events, alumni engagement strategies, and employer relations to strive toward university best practices.
Education and Experience:
* Master's degree in counseling, public health/or related field. For candidates demonstrating comparable independent educational or instructional activities with the deliver and/or management of student support functions, will accept a relevant undergraduate degree and relevant experience in substitution. * Demonstrate creativity, innovation, and an entrepreneurial style. * Ability to conduct individual and small group coaching sessions. * Ability to develop and present creative and cutting-edge programming related to all aspects of the college-to-career process. * Knowledge of social media, computer-based career assessment and recruiting tools and job search programs. * Excellent interpersonal, communication, and time management skills. * Knowledge of current public health employment trends and student interest areas . * Ability to interact with faculty, students, alumni and other staff members to accomplish goals.
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