Senior Officer - Placement Office - Suleman Dawood School Of Business

Job Description

Sunday, May 9, 2021
Responsibilities: 
  • Establish & maintain cooperative relations with representatives in organizations from Health Care, Technology, Government, Development sectors.
  • Identify opportunities with relevant organizations and make strategies to capitalize for the benefit of the students.
  • Reach out to organizations nationwide, onboard new companies and set up meetings to strengthen relations with the industry.
  • Hunting new avenues to collaborate and create channels of engagement with placement office and the business school.
  • Maintaining organization/company database in the assigned sectors to be used for placements, internships, sharing promotion material, carrying out surveys etc.
  • Plan and execute student activities in line with the professional development plan.
  • To keep a close liaison with students and the Program Directors to understand and address their needs and provide assistance whenever required.
  • Establish a network of relevant alumni in the industry and set up meeting of students for mock interviews and professional guidance sessions.
  • Provide counseling and share knowledge with students applying for jobs and to fulfill their career ambitions.
  • Respond to student queries and provide guidance to them in resume writing/interview preparation.
  • Provide support and make arrangements for the on-campus company visits, accompanying the guests from respective organizations during on-campus tours.
  • Make arrangements and ensure smooth execution of panel sessions (Alumni and HR) and Networking Nights for the assigned sectors.
  • Ideal candidate should have the ability to explore and take initiatives with minimum guidelines.
  • Knowledge about operations and networking within Health Care, Technology, Government and Development sectors will be an advantage.

Work Schedule/Work Environment/Travel:

Business hours often extend into the evenings and weekends to accommodate the needs of current workload and event schedules. During the Covid-19 situation, you may be allowed to work from home, which will require you to create a suitable work environment for yourself (internet connectivity, an environment that supports your productivity at home per your own preferences and working style, setting your own work-hours, etc.). Travel may be required.

Note: Please mention "Senior Officer - SDSB Placement Office" in the email subject for your application to be considered.

Skills: 
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Strong administrative and management skills
  • Good analytical skills
  • Proficient computer skills – particularly strong with Microsoft Office Applications
  • (excel test required)
  • Good Team player
  • Ambitious
  • Statistical Analysis
  • Task oriented with particular focus on the end result
  • Amiable personality 

Behavior:

  • Professional conduct with both corporate clients and students is inevitable but with civility at all levels
  • Strong administration is a must. A pleasant disposition is required but with firmness of purpose and strict discipline so as to deter any unprofessionalism from any employer or student.
Qualification: 
Master’s degree from an HEC- recognized and reputed university
Knowledge: 

Well versed with the LUMS academic structure, well informed about the local and international job markets.

Experience: 
4 - 5 Years
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Note: “We are an equal employment opportunity employer”