Assistant Director Career Services, Business & Finance
Location: Medford, Massachusetts
Internal Number: 17938
The Tufts Career Center provides comprehensive career development assistance to undergraduates, graduate students, and alumni of Arts, Sciences, Engineering, and the SMFA at Tufts. We provide individual coaching, online resources, workshops, alumni and career panels, career and internship fairs, and networking opportunities with alumni and employers. Through the campus recruiting program, the Career Center works closely with recruiters/employers to arrange events, job & internship postings, resume collections and interviews. The Career Center offers extensive web resources in the form of webinars and virtual workshops, subscription tools, and industry-specific career community resources.
What You'll Do
This is a hybrid role expected to be on campus 1-2 days each week and also must be available evenings and weekends as needed for programs and events. This is an academic year position and is also part-time at 17.5 hours per week. This role is benefits eligible.
The Assistant Director of Career Services provides expert advising services and programming to students and alumni interested in pursuing careers and/or advanced degrees in business/finance. The Assistant Director will
work with the Director of the Tufts Finance Initiative and the Career Center Marketing Specialist to build content for the Finance/Consulting/Entrepreneurship/Business Community on the Career Center Website.
What We're Looking For
Knowledge and skills as typically acquired by a Bachelor’s degree and 3-5 years directly related professional experience
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Ability to provide career and job search coaching to students
Demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion; experience working with and advising diverse student population at a liberal arts college
Ability to work with high-level executives, large scale donors and trustees, hiring managers, and students of all ages and backgrounds
Demonstrated event and project management, organizational, customer service and problem-solving skills
Master’s Degree/Advanced Degree
Progressive responsibility in advising or career services focused on business, finance and consulting.
Demonstrated skill in conducting mock case interviews with students.
Experience in project management and event planning.
Experience in data collection/analysis and assessment
Working knowledge of behavioral techniques for student interview preparation.
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.
Tufts is a leader in American higher education, distinctive for its success as a moderately sized university that excels at research and providing students with a personal experience. Our unique combination of research and liberal arts attracts students, faculty and staff who thrive in our environment of curiosity, creativity and engagement.