ASTON UNIVERSITY

MBA Careers Consultant

Location
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Salary
£40,792 to £48,677 per annum (pro-rata for the part time position)
Posted
13 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
10 Nov 2018
Ref
R180443
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Aston Business School

Salary:  £40,792 to £48,677 per annum (pro-rata for the part time position)
Grade:  Grade 09
Contract Type:  Continuing
Basis:  Part Time (1 Full Time position and 1 Part Time position (18.15 hours per week))
Closing Date:  23.59 hours GMT on Saturday 10 November 2018
Interview Date:  To be confirmed
Reference:  R180443

Aston Business School is one of Europe’s leading Business Schools accredited by AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS with an excellent graduate employment record. This post offers an exciting opportunity to play a crucial role in further contributing to this success.

You will be an experienced, self-motivated and enthusiastic individual to take the lead on further developing and delivering our MBA Career Management Skills programme. This includes: planning the programme; provision of one to one advice and guidance both face to face and remotely; design and delivery of seminars, workshops and webinars; managing external speakers, consultants and services and finding innovative and appropriate ways of meeting our internationally diverse students’ needs. 

With a good degree, or equivalent, you will have significant experience in graduate/professional level/MBA careers advice or graduate recruitment and training. You will be researching, identifying and understanding labour market trends and translating this knowledge for the MBA student cohort. Able to conduct individual careers guidance discussions, you will also have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, be able to influence others, build relationships, organise and co-ordinate programmes and events. 

You will be expected to build wider stakeholder relationships with employers and recruiters in order to grow Aston’s reputation, establish and develop key contacts and identify opportunities for involvement with local, national and international businesses.