Ball State University’s Career Center is accepting applications for their next Assistant Director/Career Coach to join their nationally recognized, award-winning team. Integrated into the strategic plan, this team is empowered to be innovative and leaders in the career services industry.
Position function: coordinate programs and services for students, alumni and faculty in selected academic departments and liaison; coordinate career planning and job search programs and activities; provide career advising services and educational programs for students and alumni through individual appointments and group presentations and discussion; assist with employer development and recruitment activities.
Minimum qualifications: Master’s degree by date of appointment from an accredited college or university. One year of related experience. Skills in time management and meeting deadlines, attention to detail, exceptional customer service, planning, leadership, MS Office, ability to use technology to seek information; excellent oral and written communication skills, interpersonal skills; creativity/vision.
Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.
Preferred qualifications: One year of experience in higher education setting such as career services, counseling, academic advising, residence life, or admissions or in a related/transferable professional work experience outside of higher education. Familiarity with career planning and employment and with career development theory; program development, management and presentation delivery; ability to supervise students.
Apply online at: http://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/18437. Include the following documents with your application: resume and cover letter addressed to Ms. Kyndra Haggard. The option to upload transcripts is available. Original, official transcripts showing the highest related degree earned is required at the time of hire (even if obtained at BSU). Degree verification will be conducted. Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted through August 21, 2019.
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, approximately 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 21,000 undergraduate and graduate students enroll each year in diverse academic programs on and off campus. Our students come from all Indiana counties, all 50 states and 68 countries to pursue knowledge in seven academic colleges offering 190 undergraduate majors, 130 undergraduate minors, 140 graduate programs and 200 study abroad programs.
The Ball State way is rooted in the Beneficence Pledge – a commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship, honesty and integrity, social responsibility, gratitude and valuing the intrinsic worth of each member of our community. Ball State students, faculty and staff are empowered in a culture that believes in them and demands they believe in themselves. They are partners in an innovative, immersive approach to education. They are supported by living and learning facilities that enable intellectual curiosity. We graduate scholars who are changing the world, and we’ve dedicated our University to do the same.
The university offers an excellent wellness program and extensive benefits offerings to include a generous paid time off package and paid parental leave. For further information regarding benefits please visit:
Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.