The Associate Director for Employer Development leads the design and implementation of an employer development plan to increase internship and employment opportunities for students and alumni.
Minimum Requirements and Experience:
A bachelor’s degree is required.
In addition, a minimum of five years of progressively responsible experience in recruitment/human resources, career services, or higher education is needed.
Strong teamwork, organizational, program development and interpersonal skills are essential. The successful candidate also must exhibit demonstrated competency to assess, organize, and prioritize multiple tasks with attention to detail; an in-depth understanding and application of best practices in collegiate career services, career trends, workplace changes, impacts of technology and social media; strong computer skills including experience with employer/contact management systems such as Handshake, as well as Microsoft Office suite, and internet research; excellent written and oral communication skills, including presentation skills appropriate for small and large audiences; skills in strategic planning and data analysis, supporting an ability to make complex, independent decisions and programmatic recommendations; ability to travel and work non-standards hours, including some nights and weekends, is required.
A master’s degree with emphasis in business management, human resources, communications, higher education, career development or related field.
Corporate recruiting experience and/or collegiate employer development experience.
About UNCW Career Center
The University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state’s coastal university, is dedicated to learning through the integration of teaching and mentoring with research and service. Guided by our Strategic Plan, the university is committed to nurturing a campus culture that reflects its values of diversity and globalization, ethics and integrity, and excellence and innovation. A public institution with nearly 17,000 students, the university is focused on supporting and enhancing the student-centered learning experience that has been a hallmark since its founding in 1947. UNCW offers an array of programs at the baccalaureate and master’s levels, and doctoral programs in marine biology, educational leadership, psychology and nursing practice. UNCW is one of the 17 institutions that make up the UNC System.