The Student Services Career Advisor is responsible for providing a range of support services to students and faculty advisors in the Feliciano School of Business (FSofB).
The Student Services Career Advisor will work in collaboration with the other professional staff in the McColgan Center for Student Services in the FSofB to provide services related to student recruitment, enrollment, academic advising, retention, and professional development for undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in FSofB programs.
The Student Services Career Advisor will collaborate with MSU counterparts housed in the University Career Center as well as Career Services Offices in the Colleges/Schools. The advisor will actively assist in the professional development of both undergraduate and graduate students, participate in both FSofB and University events focused on student orientation, recruitment, professional development, and other events as requested by the Dean’s office. Some evening and weekend hours will be required.
The above statements reflect the general details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as identified, and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the position.
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Master’s degree and one year of professional experience in advising or counseling in higher education or a Master’s degree in Counseling, Business, Human Resources, Student Personnel or related field. Knowledge of career resources, vocational tests and employment trends. An understanding of non-traditional student populations. Ability to advise and counsel students and others concerning school/university programs, activities, and services. Must have excellent organizational, communication, and writing skills, and the ability to work effectively both individually and as a team member. Ability to leverage technology in career advising and counseling activities. Must be a team player; detail/results oriented; able to handle multiple projects simultaneously. Must be able to work some evenings and weekends. Experience with Symplicity is preferred.