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ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF SPECIALTY MASTERS CAREER MANAGEMENT, Graduate Academic & Career Development Center, Questrom School of Business

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The Associate Director of Specialty Masters Career Management will develop and oversee a comprehensive strategy for all specialty masters career programming for the Graduate Academic & Career Development Center (Grad Center). This includes oversight of the career curriculum in each program, delivery of career coaching, and cultivation of industry partnerships and employer relations for a growing portfolio of specialty masters programs. This individual supervises and directs the specialty masters career team to develop innovative strategies that engage students and alumni while ensuring student satisfaction. The Associate Director drives collaboration across multiple departments including the MBA career coaching team and the Feld Center industry relations team, and works in close collaboration with the Faculty Directors, Faculty Leadership and alumni. In addition, this individual works in partnership with the Director of Special Programs and Initiatives to deliver an integrated student academic and career experience. The Associate Director will coach a cohort of specialty masters students on career related topics such as exploration, resumes, mock interview, search strategies, and more.

Must include a cover letter in order to be considered.

Required Skills

B.A./B.S. required, Masters Degree preferred. Knowledge of industry standard tools and assessments as they relate to career development, must have prior supervision experience, be able to drive innovative thinking, knowledge of career related software is preferred and a minimum of five years of experience in career coaching or counseling. Previous experience working in a cross-functional environment and with international students is highly preferred.

The Questrom School of Business believes that the cultural and social diversity of our faculty, staff, and students is vitally important to the distinction and excellence of our research and academic programs. To that, we are especially eager to have join our ranks a colleague who supports our institutional commitment to ensuring BU is inclusive, equitable, diverse, and a place where all constituents can thrive. The Questrom School of Business seeks to continue diversifying our faculty, student and staff ranks, recognizing that diversity of experience and thought deepens the intellectual endeavor.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, 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 StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular




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Posted: 1/12/2019
Application Due: 5/13/2019
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