Concorde Career Colleges, Inc.
Graduate Employment Specialist
At a glance
Location: US-OR-Portland Map
Posted: 07/03/2019
Closing: 08/02/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Concorde Career Colleges, Inc.
Job description

The Graduate Employment Specialist is responsible for managing relationships with students and employers to execute effective job matching such that graduates are placed and tracked in a way that meets/exceeds benchmarks. The GE Specialist advises and develops students/graduates regarding career/job search process through world class customer service to prepare them for employment. This position handles day-to-day administrative duties for the GE department.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Meet or exceed placement accreditation benchmarks as assigned.
  • Build and maintain relationships with students, graduates/alumni so as to ensure continuity of contact, understanding of skills/needs and effective job matching.
  • Timely and accurate maintenance of documentation in CampusVue and Graduate Employment files.
  • Deliver/facilitate impactful professional development workshops (i.e., dress for success, mock interviews, resume writing, etc.)
  • Build/maintain relationships with employers to ensure continuity of relationship and successful Concorde graduate placement. Manage process of student interviews ensuring timely and professional follow up and coordination.
  • Assist in planning and participate in campus activities such as graduation ceremonies, job fairs, PAC meetings, etc.
Job requirements

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION:

  • Associate degree required. Bachelor degree preferred.
  • Microsoft Office software proficiency (Outlook, Word, PPT and Excel)
  • Excellent interpersonal, customer service and organizational skills including an attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Knowledge of community and local employment opportunities
  • Exhibits advanced skills in training and career guidance

OTHER COMMENTS/REQUIREMENTS

Evening and weekend work required

Graduate Employment Specialist