Massachusetts Institute of Technology Associate Director, MBA Career Advising in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Associate Director, MBA Career Advising

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Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, MBA CAREER ADVISING, Sloan School of Management, to provide career planning assistance/education for approximately 800 MBA and LGO (Leaders for Global Operations) students. Will advise within a generalist model of delivering services; evaluate and review current offerings; create and deliver career seminars for large and small groups; support students' career planning activities; build relationships with employers hiring MBAs; organize events; advise students on a broad range of career paths; contribute to developing and delivering a comprehensive, timely, and relevant career education process; partner on the delivery of career seminars and programming and lead topical seminars; identify and solicit support from alumni and faculty to support the career education process for resourceful and motivated students; provide one-on-one advice to students on goal setting, job search strategy, and personal marketing tools; partner with several job function/industry student clubs and with firms to offer career development programs; and foster positive relations with MBA employers.

Job Requirements

REQUIRED: bachelor's degree (master’s degree, specifically MBA, preferred); minimum of five years' professional experience; strong knowledge of and interest in MBA employers/careers; ability to work independently, as part of teams, and with people of diverse cultures and backgrounds; and excellent interpersonal and oral and written communication skills. Must be comfortable with and able to address the challenges of highly motivated business professionals in career transition. Seek a highly motivated individual with strong organizational skills who is able to set priorities and meet deadlines. Knowledge of and interest in technology, strategy, finance, and sustainability careers strongly desired. Experience in MBA career development, career advising, or corporate recruiting also desired. Job #15914-Q


MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.