University of Nebraska-Lincoln, College of Business
August 6, 2018
Full Time - Entry Level
As a member of the Business Career Center, the Graduate Career Coach will lead career coaching and programming for College of Business graduate students, including students in online programs. The Graduate Career Coach provides graduate students, undergraduate students, and alumni with in-person and virtual career coaching to enhance their career decision-making, internship/job search strategies, and career/life planning. He or she will also develop and promote online career resources for graduate students. This is a highly collaborative role requiring strong relationships with employers and College of Business faculty. Responsibilities include delivering career-related presentations, supporting teaching for the college’s Professional Enhancement Program courses for undergraduate students, arranging industry speakers for the Master of Arts in Intercollegiate Athletics Administration (MAIAA) program, and administering the graduate business internship course.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees’ differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Master’s degree in business, education, counseling, student affairs or related field plus one year of experience in student services required. Public speaking experience necessary. Experience must demonstrate excellent oral communication skill in a 1:1 setting and written communication skill. Must have the ability to work independently and function in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment. Proficiency with word processing, database, spreadsheet, email and presentation software essential.
MBA preferred. Experience working in a business function in industry desirable. Prefer experience in career/academic advising, teaching, or closely related field. Experience using technology (i.e. video creation/editing, Canvas educational technology, or other course management software) helpful. Demonstrated career counseling skills preferred.