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Career Coach

New Jersey City University

Last Updated: 5/14/22

Job Description

JOB SUMMARY: Under the coordination of a higher supervisory officer is responsible for performing basic professional functions using established policies, procedures, precedents, and guidelines; does related work as required.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:

• Serve as a Career Coach for the School of Business planning and implementing career services for students, alumni and employers.

• Provide Career Services to students and alumni within the School of Business which includes career advising, conducting employability skills workshops, and communication of opportunities via e-mail, social media, and other outreach efforts.

• Assist Director of Career Services in the planning and organizing of services and programs at the School of Business and providing outreach to engage students and partners.

QUALIFICATIONS: The minimum requirements for this position include, but are not limited to:

• Skill in assessment and treatment of persons from diverse populations.

• Knowledge of student programs and activities.

• Ability to demonstrate effective customer service skills.

• Ability to market and promote opportunities and services to increase student engagement

• Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.

• Knowledge of career counseling tools and resources.

• Knowledge of applicable computer applications and basic computer functions, not limited to: Microsoft Office, Google Documents, LinkedIn, Instagram

EDUCATION: Candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree (Master’s degree and/or Career Services/Workforce development experience preferred.)

EXPERIENCE: Two years’ experience related to the duties of this position.

REQUIREMENTS: Include a cover letter, resume and three references.

We offer a competitive Compensation and Benefits Package

New Jersey City University is an equal opportunity institution encouraging a diverse pool of applicants.

For specific application requirements, please refer to NJCU website at:

As a condition of employment, new employees are required to provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination prior to their start date. Candidates wishing to request a medical or religious exemption must advise Human Resources at the time of job offer.

New Jersey City University is a Tobacco and Smoke Free Campus. For the health of our employees, students and visitors, smoking, vaping and tobacco use is not permitted on campus. This includes all buildings, grounds and parking lots.

Company Details

Jersey City, New Jersey, United States