University of Florida Career Services Specialist in Gainesville, Florida

Career Services Specialist

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Work type:Staff Full-Time

Location:Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)

Categories:Business/Accounting/Finance, Communications/Public Relations/Marketing, Other

Department:17200400 - BA-CAREER SERVICES OFFICE

Classification Title:

Career Services Specialist

Job Description:

Through prospecting-calls and effective networking techniques, take a proactive approach to source and develop strong working relationships with companies who wish to recruit Warrington College of Business students. This to include the identification of internships and full-time career opportunities for all Warrington College of Business students and degree programs, along with securing on-campus recruiting visits with new and existing corporate partners.

In collaboration with partner companies, conduct individual needs analyses in order to develop and implement effective on-campus and off-campus recruiting strategies for partner companies who wish to recruit Warrington College of Business students. This will include identifying the “candidate success profiles” they seek and communicating this information to Business Career Services Career Coaches on a regular basis. This will be accomplished through regular in-person and/or conference call meetings with partner companies.

Assist in the creation and implementation of employer related career events, along with ensuring a high-level of customer service before, during, and after events.

Responsible for working with other Business Career Services partners in developing marketing strategies to promote employer initiatives and events, with the goal of increasing employer and career opportunity awareness, and employer event attendance.

Special projects as assigned

Advertised Salary:

$45,000.00 - $50,000.00 annually; commensurate with education and experience.

Minimum Requirements:

Master's degree in an appropriate area of specialization; or a bachelor's degree in an appropriate area of specialization and two years of appropriate experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor's degree with 3 to 5 years of work experience in functional areas such as sales, marketing, business development, campus recruiting, executive recruiting.

  • He/she must possess superior communication and presentation skills and the ability to foster positive relationships with multiple, diverse constituencies to influence and shape change.

  • Strong customer focus is required

  • Strong project management skills, ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines

  • An entrepreneurial orientation, proven track record of taking initiative and making things happen (i.e. self-starter)

  • Highly proficient with web-based resources, spreadsheet and presentation software required (MS Word, PowerPoint, Outlook and Excel)

  • Ability to work under pressure, with the flexibility to respond to changing priorities and fluctuating workloads. In addition, the ability and willingness to work flexible hours with occasional travel required

  • Strong organizational work skills, defining tasks, prioritizing assignments, and following through on all projects independently

  • Ability to travel with overnight stays on occasion

Special Instructions to Applicants:

In order to be considered, you must upload your cover letter and resume.

Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.

This requisition has been reposted. Previous applicants do not need to reapply.

Health Assessment Required:No

Advertised:14 Sep 2018Eastern Daylight Time

Applications close:14 Oct 2018Eastern Daylight Time