Employer Accounts and Events Manager
Working Title: Employer Accounts and Events Manager
Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff
Department: Office of University Career Services
Posting Date: 11-26-2018
The UVA Career Center engages and supports students in the discovery and pursuit of meaningful lives. The Employer Relations Team has responsibility for successful employer relations to include: acting as an ambassador to the employment community, maintaining ongoing contact with recruiters who have established relationships, developing new relationships with recruiters, and keeping abreast of developments in local, national, and international career trends as they pertain to the career interests of students and alumni.
Employer Accounts and Events Managers (herein Account Managers) have the primary responsibility for planning and executing all aspects of employer relationship management, on-Grounds interviews, and event management for employers in specified industries. Account Managers serve as the primary contacts for providing information regarding these programs directly to interested recruiters and Community Builders and are also responsible for the logistics related to employer development programming.
A Bachelor's degree as well as one year of experience in a professional office setting is required. Demonstrated ability to work closely with a team of peers is a must. Successful candidates will exhibit a professional and positive demeanor in high pressure situations. Demonstrated program and event coordination experience, including goal-setting and budget development, is also required. Strong verbal and written communication skills, excellent presentation skills are essential. The ability to manage multiple projects, organize and prioritize assignments and communicate intricate computerized programs and procedures is necessary. Excellent attention to detail and maintaining a professional and positive demeanor in high pressure situations is a must.
Preference will be given to candidates with at least two years of career services, student activities, human resources, administrative, and/or event planning experience. Preference also given to candidates with demonstrated experience with Handshake, Symplicity, or other CSM applications.
Anticipated Hiring Range: $42,000 - $50,000 depending on qualifications.
Review of applications will begin December 3, 2018 although the positions will remain open until filled.
To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search on posting #0624538. Complete a staff application and include a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references. For questions about the position or the application process, please contact Michele Jarman, [email protected] A full position description can be found at https://career.virginia.edu/uva-career-center-jobs.
The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System and the University Physician's Group are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Strong verbal and written communication skills, excellent presentation skills
- Ability to manage multiple projects
- Excellent attention to detail
- Ability to organize and prioritize assignments
- Good communicator of intricate computerized programs and procedures
- Demonstrated ability to work closely with a team of peers
- Exhibits professional and positive demeanor in high pressure situations
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