Career Services, Human Resource/Staffing, Recruiting/Talent Acquisition
Queens University of Charlotte seeks a full-time, experienced Assistant Director to support its university-wide career development office. Reporting to the Executive Director of Vandiver Center for Career Development (VCCD), the Assistant Director assists with the development, implementation, and execution of internship programming (curricular and co-curricular) that supports student and alumni professional development. The Assistant Director’s efforts directly impact the university’s five colleges and schools and other units on campus. Together with the Executive Director, the Assistant Director will regularly work with deans, faculty, staff, students, alumni, and various administrative units to deliver programming and resources.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include:
Support the Queens Internship Program with development, assessment, and implementation of its activities.
Teach internship and professional development courses as assigned.
Plan, market and execute career development programming.
Provide career advising to students and alumni.
Oversee the work and professional development of a Career Coach.
Other duties as assigned to meet university and department goals.
Experience, Knowledge and Skills Required
2-4 years of direct experience in career services and/or internship program administration within higher education or related field.
Teaching or similar instruction experience desirable; experience teaching remotely a plus.
Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills and the ability to cultivate, develop and maintain external relations.
Proven ability to work across internal departments, quickly establishing rapport with academic and administrative personnel.
Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office.
Ability to interpret and analyze quantitative data and excellent attention to details.
Ability to work well individually and in team settings.
Skills in event planning and program management.
Ability to interact well with students, faculty, parents, staff, administrators, and in public settings.
Ability to exercise sound judgment in unusual/new situations.
Ability to work with a diverse population.
Exceptional organizational skills and the ability to multitask efficiently.
Bachelor’s degree preferred or the equivalent in experience and education; Master’s degree in a related field a plus.
Work in office and classroom environments, involving contact with students, faculty, staff, service providers and vendors.
Work has deadlines, interruptions, and may be stressful at times.
About Queens University of Charlotte
Queens University of Charlotte is a private university in Charlotte, North Carolina. It has approximately 2,300 undergraduate and graduate students. US News and World Report ranks Queens #13 in Regional Universities South.