Parent Professional Network Program Director

University of Oregon Career Center

Deadline May 12, 2014
Date Posted April 16, 2014
Type Administrative
Salary 46,000-49,000
Employment Type Full-time

The University of Oregon Career Center seeks a dynamic, team-oriented professional to collaboratively design and manage the Parent Professional Network (PPN) program in support of UO student and alumni career and professional development; recruit and provide outreach/support to parent and alumni professionals to engage them in the PPN program via participation in informational interviews, job shadowing, panels/ presentations, networking events, mentoring opportunities, recruitment and hiring, and/or other career related activities with UO students and alumni; assess learning and program outcomes for program enhancements and program/ROI reporting; and collaborate with a diversity of program stakeholders for program development, implementation and coordination.

Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution (Master’s preferred); two years demonstrated experience in each of the following skill sets: 1) program management and/or event planning experience in an educational setting; 2) advising, consulting or professional customer service experience; and 3) supervision experience of paraprofessional or professional staff.  Demonstrated experience with and/or commitment to working effectively with students, parents, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds in support of an inclusive and welcoming environment and knowledge of the career development process, career decision-making, and job/internship-search strategies required.  Previous experience with collaborative program design, development, implementation and evaluation in a higher education environment preferred.

Salary $46,000-$49,000 with excellent benefits package; full-time, 12-month fixed-term, renewable appointment. To receive full consideration, complete application materials must be received by 5:00 PM PST 5/12/2014.

For a complete position announcement, full requirements and how to apply, see the UO Jobs page at

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