The Program Director for Recruiting plays a key leadership role in the Carleton College Career Center. This position is responsible for developing and managing relationships with employers who seek to hire Carleton students for internships and post-graduation employment. The Program Director cultivates connections with alumni, parents, and friends of the College who can help develop hiring relationships. In addition, this position manages all campus recruiting, and works closely with the Recruiting Program Coordinator to ensure high quality services and processes, and to accurately collect and report recruiting and hiring data. Additional responsibilities include creation and maintenance of office instructional materials/handouts and website; provision of direct service/career guidance to students interested in all career areas through workshops and individual appointments; and management of programs related to business careers, including site visits to employers, skill-building workshops, and others.
The mission of the Carleton Career Center is to empower students and recent graduates to integrate and apply their liberal arts education toward succeeding in their career paths and living a meaningful life after Carleton. Through a variety of programs, resources, and tools, the Career Center assists students with ongoing self-assessment and skill and knowledge building, and provides experiential opportunities and access to employers and graduate programs. We engage the Carleton community to position students for success.
This is a full-time year-round position.
What Carleton College has for you: We offer a generous benefits package, including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance, 403(b) retirement plan with a 10% employer contribution with immediate vesting, a Health Savings Account with college contribution, college tuition assistance for employees’ children, paid vacation, sick time, and holidays, as well as access to many other campus amenities.
The successful candidate must possess a Master’s degree in a relevant field plus five years of experience in career development in a higher education setting; or background in HR/recruiting.
Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the hire is complete.
Carleton is a private liberal arts residential campus with nearly 2000 students and 800 faculty & staff. Carleton is located in Northfield, Minnesota, approximately 40 miles south of the Twin Cities. Northfield is a place with small town charm and big city opportunity. If you are looking for a stimulating environment to work, take a closer look at this opportunity.
Carleton College is an AA/EEO employer. We are committed to developing our staff to better reflect the diversity of our student body and American society. Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.
Additional Salary Information: Please contact our Human Resources department at 507-222-7471 or email@example.com
Founded in 1866, Carleton College is a small, private liberal arts college in the historic river town of Northfield, Minnesota. Best known for its academic excellence and warm, welcoming campus community, Carleton offers 37 majors and 15 concentrations in the arts, humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences.