The Career Planning Center at Fordham Law School located in the Lincoln Center area seeks an experienced professional to join the office.
The successful candidate’s responsibilities will include:
- Managing employment data collection process for graduating class and handling all reporting required to ABA, USNews and NALP.
- Preparing statistical reports and maintaining all records on graduate employment.
- Creation and maintenance of job search related documents, including Recent Graduate Job Search Handbook, Recent Graduate Tip of the Week, web-based guides and resources for recent graduates
- Creating, overseeing and launching programs for most recent graduates during the nine months post-graduation including alumni advisor program, adjunct advisor program and match mock interview program.
- Attending alumni events (evenings). In addition, s/he will provide professional development counseling to JD students and alumni via direct individual counseling; plan, organize and present programs on varying career-related and job search topics; and create and maintain career resources (web-based) for experienced graduates as well as assisting with creation and maintenance of job search related documents for J.D. students.
- Qualified candidates with a J.D. degree are preferred but must have legal recruiting/legal professional development experience and an understanding of the legal market.
- Experience counseling law students preferred.
- Must be able to interact with students, faculty, staff and administration in a cooperative and professional manner while maintaining the utmost degree of confidentiality.
- Self-starter that works well independently but also a team player that works well on projects as a member of a group. Willingness to make at least a 3-year commitment.
- Successful candidates should have a knowledge of and commitment to the goals of Jesuit Education.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including tuition remission.
To apply, please send resume & cover letter.
Founded in 1841, Fordham is the Jesuit University of New York, offering exceptional education distinguished by the Jesuit tradition to more than 15,100 students in its four undergraduate colleges and its six graduate and professional schools. It has residential campuses in the Bronx and Manhattan, a campus in West Harrison, N.Y., the Louis Calder Center Biological Field Station in Armonk, N.Y., and the London Centre at Heythrop College in the United Kingdom.
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