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Career Advisor -- Information Resources

Posted: December 03, 2012

Employer: Texas Christian University
Location: Fort Worth, Texas


Liaison to the College of Education and College of Fine Arts

Texas Christian University is the home of the Horned Frogs and is located in Fort Worth, Texas. The campus is surrounded by upscale eateries, fine museums, and great corporations. If you appreciate and value a unique experience and want to help open minds and doors to success, join the TCU Community.

Texas Christian University—Career Services is seeking exceptional candidates for the position of Career Advisor—Information Resources.

Job Description:

  • Collaborate with a team to serve as the Career Services liaison to assigned college
  • Provide career advisement to students and alumni
  • Conduct individual and group advising sessions (administers and interprets career assessment instruments; conducts mock interviews, critiques resumes and cover letters, and assists clients with web-based career management system)
  • Create a presence within assigned college by promoting services to students, building relationships with faculty and staff, and attending college and department specific meetings
  • Plans and implements college/department specific workshops, classroom presentations and student organization presentations
  • Serves as a resource for all students by providing support for and attending department, college, and university-wide focused programming including networking nights, on-campus workshops career expos, and other experiential events
  • Serves the Career Services Department by reviewing software and information platforms/services and maintaining career service library resources

Required Skills

  • Ability to provide career advising; ability to administer and interpret career assessment instruments
  • Ability to establish priorities; knowledge of communications, presentations and interpersonal relationship techniques; knowledge of career development theory
  • Skilled in some or all components of Microsoft Office; knowledge of customer service techniques

Preferred Skill

  • Knowledge of technological resources

Required Education & Experience

  • Master's Degree in psychology, social work, the sciences, education, or a closely related field
  • Required 2 years equivalent experience in a university career center providing advising/counseling services

How to Apply:

Contact: Texas Christian University, Human Resources
Online Application:

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