Posted in Other 7 days ago.
Location: Durham, North Carolina
Duke University was created in 1924 through an indenture of trust by James Buchanan Duke. Today, Duke is regarded as one of America's leading research universities. Located in Durham, North Carolina, Duke is positioned in the heart of the Research Triangle, which is ranked annually as one of the best places in the country to work and live. Duke has more than 15,000 students who study and conduct research in its 10 undergraduate, graduate and professional schools. With about 40,000 employees, Duke is the third largest private employer in North Carolina, and it now has international programs in more than 150 countries.
Scope of Responsibilities:
The Career Specialist, Sr. (Assistant Director , Career Services) in the Career Center will educate and advise undergraduate/graduate students and alumni regarding a variety of career and professional development and internship/job search concerns. This position will advise students across all disciplines and is uniquely responsible for developing expertise in specific career community/industry areas (Healthcare). Assistant Director will, create/curate content and develop and deliver programs related to the Healthcare career community they will manage.
Career Specialist, Sr. (Assistant Directors) in the Career Center are responsible for the development and delivery of training, content, resources and events with an emphasis on their industry portfolio (Healthcare), and to effectively utilize e-learning to educate, empower and support students in their intentional professional development. They also contribute to the Center's development of experiential learning initiatives for students. All Assistant Directors act as a liaison to the appropriate academic, co-curricular and cultural communities at Duke University, as well as employers and educational partners locally, nationally and globally. Assistant Directors are expected to think creatively about the professional development and educational experience of students and pilot creative approaches that serve constituents any time, any place, creating an effective on-demand experience.
Additional Job-Specific Skills and Competencies:
Work generally requires communications, analytical and organizational skills acquired through completion of a master's degree.
Work requires one year of experience in a placement or other student services function to gain considerable knowledge of career counseling and placement programs. Or an equivalent combination of relevant education and/or experience
Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.
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