Career Services Coordinator

Acsenda School of Management - Vancouver, BC (30 days ago)

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Company Overview:

Acsenda School of Management (ASM) is a private degree granting institution offering undergraduate programs in business and management in the province of British Columbia, Canada. With international students from over 40 different countries, ASM is committed to teaching excellence and quality programs that prepare students to work in selected sectors of the global labour market. The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree allows for concentrated areas of business studies including accounting, international business, marketing and human resources management. The Bachelor of Hospitality Management (BHM) degree is uniquely designed to prepare graduates for management careers in the hospitality industry. ASM faculty and staff are committed to an international perspective on learning and individualized attention to supporting student success.

ASM is part of the EduCo International Group, which is a global provider of education services with a focus on the education of international students in English speaking destinations. With an expanding delivery network, encompassing campuses in Australia, Ireland and North America, EduCo institutions cater to a broad range of students with course offerings across the English, Pathway, Vocational and Higher Education sectors. EduCo’s institutions include wholly-owned private campuses, delivery partnerships and on-campus pathway programs with higher education providers. EduCo currently operates two institutions in Canada namely Arbutus College which covers the English and Career sector and Acsenda School of Management in the Higher Education sector

The Role:

Reporting directly to the Manager Student Services and Retention, the Career Services Coordinator is responsible for the development, planning, promotion, execution and evaluation of a comprehensive career services program and provides students with guidance and counselling to address their career-related needs. The Career Services Coordinator facilitates workshops, organizes career fairs, facilitates internships, manages jobs postings, and provides one-on-one career exploration sessions to students and alumni.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities:

  • Develop, coordinate, implement and evaluate a comprehensive program of career services seminars, workshops, training sessions.
  • Provide individualized career coaching to students
  • Implement an annual calendar of career services events and workshops that aim to develop Acsenda students into professionals.
  • Provide administrative support for the implementation and execution of internship and practicum placement opportunities.
  • Assist in creating marketing materials which highlight ASM graduate success.
  • Prepare and update online and on-campus job notice boards, and ensure that students and staff are informed of job postings and internship postings
  • Organize, promote, and execute career fairs on campus.
  • Organize and execute on-campus presentations by corporations and community agencies.
  • Maintains statistics on graduate job placement
  • Maintains awareness of, and serves as a campus resource person on, job market and immigration trends and policies
  • Provide guidance and support to Acsenda alumni in their career exploration.

To be successful in this role, you will need to have the following qualification, skills, and experience:

  • Experience in the field of career development, career advisement, student services, human resources, or recruitment.
  • Understanding of Canadian immigration policy as it relates to international students
  • Excellent writing, public speaking, and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills, with special attention to detail.
  • Multicultural experience, cross-cultural sensitivity, and the ability to speak multiple languages are beneficial.
  • Experience with international students preferred.
  • Networking and Relationship Building – builds and sustains constructive, open, and friendly, professional relationships with faculty, staff and internal and external colleagues, industry contacts, and government officials.
  • Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred.

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those short-listed will be contacted for an interview. Thank you.

Job Type: Full-time

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree (Preferred)

Location:

  • Vancouver, BC (Preferred)