The Tufts Career Center provides comprehensive career development assistance to undergraduates, graduate students, and alumni from Arts, Sciences and Engineering, and the SMFA at Tufts. We provide individual career advising, drop-in hours, online resources, workshops, graduate school advising, career and internship fairs, networking and presentations with alumni and employers, job and internship search assistance, and online job and internship listings. We strive to transform students’ lives so that they can have a profound impact on the world. Through the Campus Recruiting Program, the Career Center works closely with recruiters/employers to arrange various types of programming including workshops, employer highlight sessions, resume collections and interviews, industry nights, as well as career fairs throughout the academic year.
As a member of the Employer Relations team in the Tufts Career Center, the Assistant Director supports a comprehensive employer engagement effort to increase internship and full-time opportunities for students and alumni. The position involves daily relationship building with contacts from corporations, non-profits/NGOs and government agencies. The Assistant Director will help identifty employer partners in various assigned industry sectors and develop strategies to engage these organizations in Tufts recruiting activities and events. The Assistant Director will regularly participate in employer engagement (on and off site) to consult with organization representatives on recruiting strategies; therefore, they must be able to clearly and convincingly articulate the value of a Tufts education and effectively market Jumbos to potential new employers. The Assistant Director is part of a broader team that implements marketing strategies for the Career Center to ensure high visibility, engagement and integration across the university community and beyond. Assistant Director will also carry a small caseload of drop-in appointments and will conduct resume reviews.