MIB Grad Career Education Dir

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Student Services Manager III

Internal Title:

MIB Grad Career Education Dir



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Darla Moore School of Business


DMSB Office of Career Management

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Advertised Salary Range:

60,344 - 85,995

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Full Time

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Standard working schedule: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Must be willing to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the department.

Type of Staff Position:

Full-time Equivalent (FTE)

Basis :

12 months

Job Search Category:

Student Services

About UofSC:

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state’s flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state’s educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

Diversity Statement:

At the University of South Carolina, we strive to cultivate an inclusive environment that is open, welcoming, and supportive of individuals of all backgrounds. We recognize diversity in our workforce is essential to providing academic excellence and critical to our sustainability. The University is committed to eliminating barriers created by institutional discrimination through accountability and continuous process improvement. We celebrate the diverse voices, perspectives, and experiences of our employees.

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Full-Time Equivalent (FTE)

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Advertised Job Summary:

The Director of Graduate Career Education will work with the Director of Graduate Career Services to develop and deliver innovative and effective graduate level career education and become a collaborative partner in career management for multiple assigned student populations including the Master of International Business program. The Director’s primary duties include but are not limited to: providing 1:1 coaching and support to graduate students; creating and delivering effective programming and services to assigned populations of students; strategizing with the students and colleagues to provide key guidance on all areas of career management; facilitate job placement for assigned students; maintain accurate, organized records of student job search activities and outcomes and communicate that information to supervisors.

Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions):

Master’s degree in Student Services or related field and 4 years related experience in student services program area.

Preferred Qualifications:

Working knowledge of marketplace for graduate business students is critical with a minimum of 3-5 years of experience working in a corporate recruiting or job placement function or 3-5 years of experience working in a college career center. Experience working with a diverse student population is highly preferred. Demonstrated ability to write professional resumes along with teaching, coaching or advising experience is desired.


Excellent written and oral communication skills, presentations skills, and coaching skills.
Ability to work as part of a team and an appreciation of diversity of opinion and though.
Ability to follow directions and prioritize assignments.
A keen eye for detail and strong organizational skills.
Professional attitude, good judgment, and discretion in working with students, faculty, and administrative units within DMSB and across the university.
Knowledge of international marketplace and the relevance of graduate business degrees in the marketplace.
Knowledge of US employment and immigration laws relevant to student visas.
International travel or work experience.
Proficiency in Microsoft Excel.

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Special Instructions to Applicant:

Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email. We are only accepting applications until 05/28/2021.

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EEO Statement:

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, gender identity, transgender status, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, protected veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions.




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Job No:
Posted: 4/15/2021
Application Due: 5/28/2021
Work Type: Full Time