South Hadley, Massachusetts - Posted on: Monday 04/07/14
Mount Holyoke is currently searching for an Associate Director for Employer Relations to join our team in the Career Development Center. As a key member of the team, the Associate Director will take leadership on the direction of the employment relations portfolio, by cultivating new employer relationships and grow the recruiting portfolio. The successful candidate will need to be able to manage multiple priorities, assess and evaluate shorter-term and longer-term goals with outcomes reporting, and work with a range of employers across industries and our students on partnership opportunities.
This 12-month position reports to the Director of the Career Development Center.
We seek a candidate with excellent relationship management experience and evidence of success when developing and maintaining partnerships with companies and organizations. This individual will work closely with partners in advancement, communication, and our endowed academic centers, as well as other offices on campus, and other campuses with which we share employer-related partnerships. In addition, this person will contribute to offerings that pertain to student education regarding recruiting and employment after graduation.
Candidates should be strong communicators, have strong oral and written presentation skills, a facility with communication and data analysis, and should have the ability to work both as a part of a team and supervise others. Some regular travel is required.
Bachelor's degree required, 5 years of experience preferred. Candidates with experience in higher education, executive placement, sales and/or marketing are encouraged to apply. Please note if you have experience with particular technologies/software, including Symplicity.