Associate Director, Career Development Center

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Associate Director, Career Development Center
University of San Diego

The University of San Diego seeks an innovative, dynamic, and student-focused career professional to serve as its Associate Director of the Career Development Center. Reporting the Center's Senior Director and a member of the Center's executive leadership team, the Associate Director plays a vital role in the University's emphasis on student success and authentic professional outcomes.

The Associate Director contributes in a highly engaged, integrated, and visible organization that has experienced exponential growth in recent years. With a total Center staff of 18, the Associate Director leads a team of nine central and school-specific practitioners dedicated to individual and group career engagement with students and alumni from the College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business, Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering, School of Leadership and Education Sciences, the Joan Kroc School of Peace Studies. Artfully renovated facilities and a unique "hub and spokes" service delivery model ensure both broad and deep career impact throughout the USD community.

Applications from experienced, forward-thinking career leaders who successfully demonstrate the following attributes will be considered:

• Higher education experience, with a preferred emphasis on career services;
• Proven leadership and management skills, particularly as they relate to advancing innovative practices, building strategic partnerships, and leveraging team capacity;
• Success in integrating student career readiness across a student population;
• Direct experience working successfully with diverse populations and a clear passion for social justice;
• Superior emotional intelligence and proven experience developing optimal partnerships within creative and dynamic group settings.

The University of San Diego is committed to a competitive salary for the Associate Director position. The University proudly maintains a comprehensive and competitive benefits program for its staff members and their dependents in order to attract and retain motivated individuals who will carry out its mission.

To learn more about the University of San Diego, its Career Development Center, and the Associate Director opportunity, please visit: Review the complete position description and apply online here. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Andrew T. Ceperley Consulting is assisting the University of San Diego with this search. Confidential inquiries, expressions of interest, and nominations may be directed to [email protected].

The University of San Diego is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion and is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the campus community. The University of San Diego is a smoking and tobacco-free campus. For more information,





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Posted: 11/14/2017
Application Due: 1/15/2018
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