Part Time - Student - Career & Professional Development Peer Advisor
Princeton, New Jersey, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Education and Training
Specialty Professional Development
Location 19001, Abington, Pennsylvania, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 4/15/23
The Career & Professional Development Center is seeking students for an exciting leadership opening with our office! Gain professional and leadership experience while assisting fellow students and engaging with employers recruiting Penn State students.

Job Duties

Peer Career Advisors assist fellow students with career information, resources and referrals, including but not limited to marketing programs and resources, critiquing resumes and cover letters, assisting with special events such as career fairs and professional development workshops, advise students on online tools and resources such as the Nittany Lion Career Network, and participate in weekly staff meetings and other duties as assigned.

Requirements and Qualifications

Must possess excellent communication, presentation, writing, and technical skills.
Must be creative and have an ability to employ multiple forms of marketing strategies, including social media.
A strong customer service orientation is required.

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