Student Affairs

Assistant Director, Industry Advising: Education, Government and Nonprofits

College of William and Mary


The position will provide career advising to undergraduate and graduate students, especially those interested in assigned career specialty areas. The position will provide extensive outreach efforts to the School of Education, College of Arts and Sciences, collaborating with faculty and student group as well as developing career programs to address needs of this population of students. In addition, it will also serve the general student and alumni populations.

They will serve as a generalist career advisor, meeting individually with students from all backgrounds and majors. The Assistant Director for Career Readiness also contributes to overall Career Center projects and programs as assigned.
Required Qualifications: Master’s Degree in Higher Education, Student Affairs, or a related field is required. 1-2 years of experience in a college career center or college recruiting, graduate assistantship is acceptable and can account for the required years of experience.
Knowledge of student development and career development theory and practice. Experience in career advising and/or coaching skills (Resume Writing, Application Letters, Interviewing Internship/Job Search Strategies).
Proven effective presentation and written communication skills.
Demonstrated ability to establish professional rapport with students, faculty, alumni, employers and staff colleagues.


  • Start Date: No Start Date
  • Education: Master's Degree Required
  • Work Experience: 1 - 3 years
  • Part/Full Time: Full-Time

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