Career Counselor - Student Affairs, Center for Career Development

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
20 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
18 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Tracking Code 4495/D1917

Job Description

Reporting to the Associate Director for Career Counseling & Programs, provide career counseling services and program delivery to undergraduates, graduate students and alumni as a member of the Career Counseling & Programs team within The Center for Career Development. The Career Counselor administers and interprets career inventories, informs and engages students in the process of career development, and supports the development of informed decision-making skills. This person will facilitate career-related workshops, programs and events and will provide up-to-date career information with an emphasis on identifying the most effective strategies for a successful job or internship search as well as potential graduate school pursuits. Activities and services will also include walk-in resume and cover-letter reviews, career chats, and working with students and alumni to navigate application processes. The Career Counselor will also serve on office cross-functional teams and participates in University and office events such as Orientations and Career Fairs, often in collaboration with career colleagues across the University. This position will also participates in assessment and data collection and actively contribute to projects and events as requested.

Required Skills

Masters degree in a career development or related field, experience administering and interpreting career-related inventories/assessments, proven ability to conduct workshops on career-related topics, and a minimum of one to three years of experience within career counseling in higher education.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular