Associate Director, Employer Relations

Rensselaer, NY - Posted: 12/12/17 | SHARE:


The CCPD seeks an Associate Director for Employer Relations to manage and lead an employer relations team in the creation and execution of a plan for cultivating and maintaining employer relationships for on-campus recruiting and experiential learning. The employer relations team will increase the number of full-time, co-op, internship, and Arch away opportunities for Rensselaer students. The team will build and maintain employer relationships across all industry sectors, private, non-profit and government. The Associate Director will continually identify ways to engage employers with the Institute with the goal of developing long-term relationships that support the CCPD initiatives and institutional priorities, including the ARCH at Rensselaer.


We seek candidates with a Master’s degree and five (5) or more years of experience in a corporate/industry or university career services environment including supervisory experience. Experience must include substantive work with assessment, data tracking and report formulation. Travel is necessary with occasional overnight stays.

The incumbent must be a compelling communicator, with the ability to influence others in order to meet organizational goals. Candidates must have a history of building collaborative relationships with diverse constituencies, and show a commitment to diversity and inclusion, and have demonstrated strong skills in the immediate supervision of staff.

To Apply: 

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Please visit  , and select the “apply for this job” link. You will be required to complete an online application and to upload a resume and cover letter. You will be provided with the opportunity to upload up to three optional documents or links, such as references, awards, work samples or other. Please contact Elias Cox at  for assistance with the online application process.

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