Career Development Co-ordinator

Two-year term | 1-2 hours per week | Posted October 7, 2015


Position title: Career Development Co-ordinator (Alumni Chapter Volunteer)

Commitment: Two-year term

Hours per week: 1-2 hours per week

Position description:
Alumni Chapters are meant to inform and engage alumni, students, prospective students, parents, and friends with Mount Allison University. Though each Chapter is different, they support a vibrant alumni community through a variety of social, professional, educational, charitable, and community service activities.

The career development co-ordinator will be involved with the planning of an annual networking event for mentoring in their local area. Co-ordinators will keep students and young alumni updated on such opportunities by using social media. They will also be responsible for the planning of mentoring and networking opportunities in their chapter.

Assets:

  • Must be outgoing and possess excellent interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of social media
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team
  • Strong oral communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong time management skills

Contact:
The career development co-ordinator will work with Rebecca Leaman, Mount Allison's career services manager.

Training:
All participating volunteers will be provided with full training in the area of their respective positions.

Application:
All interested applicants should fill out the online volunteer application form.

Note: Each year, the number of volunteer applicants exceeds the needs of the Alumni Office. Therefore, while all applicants will be interviewed, not all will be selected. All positions are renewable based on the consensus of the volunteer and the Alumni Relations Office.