Georgia Employer CAREER COUNSELOR - 18000504 in Atlanta, Georgia

Georgia State University, an enterprising public research university in Atlanta, is a national leader in graduating students from diverse backgrounds. The university provides its world-class faculty and more than 50,000 students with unsurpassed connections to the opportunities available in one of the 21st century�s great global cities. Georgia State offers a challenging academic environment that emphasizes research and practical experience across the curriculum and has more than 50 nationally and internationally ranked programs. While, Atlanta is integral to Georgia State�s educational experience, Atlanta�s quality of life helps Georgia State attract top-notch faculty, staff and administrators by contributing to the economies of Atlanta and the South. With more than 190,000 alumni worldwide, Georgia State�s commitment to student success and being a vital part of the vibrant arts and entertainment community of downtown Atlanta is where the city life meets campus life. Working at Georgia State is where you should be!!! Description: The Career Counselor works with students individually and in groups to discern their interests, skills, and values to support career exploration and professional development. Reporting to the Assistant Director for Career Counseling, the Career Counselor using best practices approaches to student discernment and professional development leading to satisfying career options. Responsibilities: Using the innovative approach to student success that is the hallmark of Georgia State: Support development of progressive career management strategies through the planning and implementation of innovative programming using creative strategies that reach the 21st century student. Serve a liaison to a Georgia State �meta-major.� This includes developing relationships with academic advisors and faculty in that meta-major. Disseminate internship, job, event information and encourage liaison relationships to promote it to students. Assist students in making connections between career and their related academic program. Ensure that students are aware of career opportunities presented by UCS through recruiting and other career-search activities and increase participation in UCS events. Conduct regular outreach activities including classroom presentations and programming for student organizations. Administer and interpret career assessments, develop action plans, and choose a major Prepare content related to career development and job search for UCS webpage, social media and other outlets. Provide consultation and assistance to liaisons to support career development activities. Serve as expert for information in the Career Resource Center. Stay aware of current trends and best practices. Maintain detailed records. Provide data as requested. Make referrals for students requiring psychological attention. Hold weekly walk in hours. Take rotational turn on various administrative functions such as resume approvals. Be an active and engaged member of the UCS staff. Perform other duties as assigned or requested. Disclaimer: This job requisition provides a high-level job definition. It is not intended to provide a comprehensive or exclusive list of job duties. As such, job duties and/or responsibilities within the context of this job requisition may change at the discretion the employee�s direct supervisor. Qualifications: Master's degree and one year of related experience; or a combination of education and related experience. College/Business Unit: Provost & VP Academic Affairs Department: The Office of University Career Services Location: Atlanta Campus Shift: 8:30 AM - 5:15 PM | Monday - Friday Salary : $40,000 - $43,000 Pay Grade: 13 FLSA Status: Exempt Job Type: Full Time (Benefits Eligible) Preferred Hiring Qualifications: Experience in a college or university setting. LPC or NCC