The College of Business at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln (UNL) seeks a dynamic, team-oriented individual for a Career Coach or Senior Career Coach position working primarily with undergraduate business students. The Business Career Center, established in 2011, has experienced rapid growth and success in meeting business students’ career and professional development needs. In 2018, Financial Times ranked the Business Career Center #3 in the world for online MBA career programming.
As a member of the Business Career Center team, the Career Coach or Senior Career Coach will serve as a career adviser to business students and support coordination of the College of Business (CoB) internship/job strategies course within the college’s Professional Enhancement Program. Provide career coaching primarily to College of Business undergraduate students, as well as graduate students and alumni, regarding academic/career decision-making, experiential learning opportunities, full-time professional job search strategies and techniques, and career/life planning. Teach CoB Professional Enhancement Program courses. Plan and deliver career-related presentations and programs to varied audiences. Develop career-related programming for students, employers, and faculty/staff. Build and maintain relationships with employers.
In addition to the above responsibilities, the Senior Career Coach will manage a small-scale program targeted to student development or employer relations.
How To Apply
To apply access requisition S_190315 at https://employment.unl.edu/postings/63752. Click on the words “Apply to this Job”. You will then either create an application or edit your current application that is on file. You will also be required to attach your resume, cover letter, and list of references as three (3) separate documents in MS Word or PDF format. Applicant review will begin on April 30, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.
Career Coach. Bachelor’s degree plus one year of experience working with students in a college/university or closely related setting required. A Master’s degree may substitute for the experience. Experience with public speaking required. Experience must demonstrate the ability to work independently and function in a fast-paced, team oriented environment. Proven proficiency with word processing, database, spreadsheet, email, and presentation software essential.
Senior Career Coach. Master’s degree plus 2 years of experience working with students in college/university career services, university recruiting, or closely related setting required. Public speaking experience necessary. Experience must demonstrate the ability to work independently and function in a fast-paced, team oriented environment essential. Demonstrated proficiency with word processing, database, spreadsheet, email, and presentation software required.
Career Coach. Master’s degree in business, education, counseling, student affairs, or related field of study preferred. Experience in career/academic advising, teaching, or closely related field desirable. Experience using Canvas educational technology or other course management software helpful. Demonstrated career counseling skills preferred.
Senior Career Coach. Experience in career services, teaching, or closely related field desirable. Prefer experience using Canvas or other course management software. Program development/management experience preferred. Demonstrated career counseling skills helpful.
Internal Number: S_190315
About University of Nebraska-Lincoln - College of Business
UNL is a research-extensive university of over 26,000 students. It is the state’s flagship institution and is among the top 50 public universities according to U.S. News & World Report. The College of Business, which recently moved into a newly-constructed $84 million building, is growing rapidly in enrollment and prestige since joining the Big Ten in 2010. The College of Business is ranked #13 in world for online MBA programs by Financial Times and #45 in the U.S News & World Report’s latest rankings of undergraduate business programs. With more than 3,900 undergraduate students and almost 550 graduate students, the College of Business prides itself in being an open and collaborative community.
Lincoln, population 290,000, is known for its college-town atmosphere and is the 3rd largest city in the Big Ten. Lincoln was recently named America’s brightest and most affordable tech hub by Livability and a Smart Gigabit Community by the National Science Foundation-funded nonprofit U.S. Ignite. Lincoln offers the attractions and entertainment opportunities of a metropolitan area. Accolades also include: #4 best state capital to live in by WalletHub; #1 best city for new jobs by Forb...es; a #2 highest quality of life ranking by The Huffington Post; and a #4 ranking in Children’s Health magazine’s listing of best places to raise a family. Lincoln boasts low unemployment, low cost of living, and low crime. A strong vision for growth, vibrant downtown, extensive bike trails, numerous golf courses and parks, a wide variety of restaurants, shops and museums, and top college sports teams, help make Lincoln a desirable community. Visit http://www.lcoc.com for more information.