Assistant Director Undergraduate Professional Development

Temple University, Fox School of Business
Philadelphia, PA

Posted: January 4, 2019 

Job Description

Under general supervision of and in collaboration with the Associate Director Undergraduate Professional Development, the incumbent plays a critical role in creating/developing/delivering career and job-related programming for BBA students. This includes designing and delivering workshops, planning career-related events, as well as providing one-on-one coaching to prepare BBA students for internship and permanent job placement opportunities. The Assistant Director, Undergraduate Professional Development assists in the development of new programs and career/professional development-related activities. S/he delivers and coordinates live career strategies and competency workshops for students (resume development, interviewing, job search strategies, etc.) including the use of business community contacts; assists with development of the web-based content of career strategies program(s) for students including general information and schedule updates, revisions of assessment tools and various other interactive components; works with the Corporate Relations team promoting corporate presentations, recruitment events and executive speaker events to the undergraduate student population; and work with Fox Young Alumni/Alumni Associations regarding career-related programming as appropriate. The Assistant Director utilizes relevant technology tools (e.g., FoxNet, First Research, Hoovers, Big Interview, etc.) and assists and supports student recruitment activities as necessary. Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Skills and Abilities 

  • Demonstrated ability to prepare/deliver professional level presentations, along with strong/clear communication and program development skills.

  • Excellent time management, prioritization and efficiency skills.

  • Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills along with the ability to effectively interact with a diverse group of students and staff.

  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.

  • Strong analytical and organization skills.

  • Demonstrated computer skills including MS Office; as well as experience with web-based products, applicant tracking systems and databases.

  • Ability to work nights and/or weekends, as necessary.


Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business or related field.

  • At least three years related experience in human resources (staffing/recruiting), college/university relations, career services or customer relations.

  • Demonstrated experience in behavioral event interviewing in a service business or student environment.

  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.


  • Master's degree.

  • Classroom teaching experience.

  • Experience working with international students and work authorization policies.

  • Industry experience in Human Resources with an emphasis on Staffing/Recruiting operations or management of College Relations programs.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, and view other Temple opportunities, please visit Select "Staff" under type of position and search for Asst Dir Undergraduate Prof Development - (Job Number: 18004578).

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