Assistant Director, Business Community

Charlottesville, VA
Aug 26, 2017
Executive Administration Jobs
C-Level & Executive Directors
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Assistant Director, Business Community

Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff

Department: Office of University Career Services

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 08-25-2017

Posting Summary:
The mission of the UVA Career Center is to foster holistic career development and facilitate connections to educate, inspire confidence, and empower all students to launch professionally and personally fulfilling lives. The Career Center places a high priority on quality individual direct service and exceptional customer service for all key constituents. As an Assistant Director, this individual will spend the majority of time providing direct services to University undergraduate students on a wide variety of career-related topics and industries as well as managing the delivery of career-related programs. Direct service delivery includes individual career counseling with students, small group advising, and large group presentations and workshops. Industry and career community research, outreach and programming are also significant parts of the position. The Assistant Director will be supervised by and work in conjunction with the Associate Director, Career Communities (Business). This individual will perform other office and University duties as assigned. Some evening and weekend work is required.

For a full position description, please visit In addition to creating a staff application at, applicants must also upload a resume, cover letter, and contact information for three
references. The position will be listed as Open Until Filled. Review of applications will begin on September 4, 2017.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
-Strong customer service orientation; creativity, ability to assume responsibility, take initiative and work well independently and in teams
-Proven ability to design and present creative and innovative programs/workshops
-Well-developed organizational skills; ability to manage multiple projects
-Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills; strong oral and written communication skills

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