Regional Director of Career Services (Confidential)

  • Full Time
  • Austin, TX

Regional Director of Career Services (Confidential) – Austin, TX

We are seeking an experienced professional to lead the strategic direction and operations of our client’s career services division. This individual will oversee a team responsible for providing comprehensive job search support, programming, and resources to current students and alumni. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in developing and implementing effective career development initiatives.

Key Responsibilities
Strategic Planning and Leadership:

  • Establish goals and develop strategic and operational plans for career services across the organization.
  • Assess and report on the outcomes and effectiveness of career services initiatives.
  • Ensure alignment with the organization’s overall mission, vision, and objectives.

Team Management and Development:

  • Supervise and provide leadership to the career services team, including managers and coordinators.
  • Hire, train, and manage full-time, part-time, and student staff members.
  • Set professional standards and manage department budgets for staffing, programming, and events.

Employer and Partner Engagement:

  • Build and maintain relationships with employers, non-profit organizations, government agencies, and community partners.
  • Attend industry networking events to expand externship and employment opportunities.
  • Stay informed on employment trends and industry developments.

Student and Alumni Support:

  • Oversee job search support, programming, and resources for current students and alumni.
  • Plan, promote, and market career counseling services and career-related programs.
  • Coordinate and attend job fairs, on-campus events, and off-campus recruitment activities.
  • Collect and accurately report student and alumni employment outcomes.
  • Resolve issues related to placement, externships, and career development.

If you are a dynamic leader with a passion for career development and a commitment to student and alumni success, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

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