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Assistant Director of Recruitment - Cornell in Washington

Company: Cornell Cooperative Extension
Location: Ithaca
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Job Description:

Cornell University embraces diversity and seeks candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports students, faculty and staff of all identities and backgrounds. We strongly encourage individuals from underrepresented and/or marginalized identities to apply.

Effective immediately, all new Cornell hires, regardless of work location, must be fully vaccinated with an FDA- or WHO- authorized or approved COVID-19 vaccine or have obtained a university-approved disability/medical or religious exemption by December 8, 2021, or before their start date if after December 8.

The Cornell in Washington Program (CIW) provides semester-based, year- round applied learning experience for Cornell students who live and take Cornell classes at the Cornell University Wolpe Center in the heart of Washington, DC, and simultaneously gain experience through internships and community engagement. The CIW Program is an academic department within the Brooks School of Public Policy (BPP). The position is located in Ithaca, NY.

What you will do: CIW seeks an engaging, resourceful professional for its Ithaca-based office to work one-on-one with students, build effective collaborations, and maintain a visible presence on campus. With a commitment to developing innovative approaches to connect with undergraduate students in Ithaca, offer workshops, events, presentations, information sessions, and networking opportunities.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Counseling and advising students
  • Conducting marketing, social media outreach and ensures CIW branding
  • Administering programming and developing operating procedures
  • Developing and maintaining effective relationships with faculty, academic departments, and Engaged Cornell colleagues
  • Working with employers and alumni to develop and facilitate internships
  • Tracking and reporting on student enrollment and internship details;
    What you get:

    Cornell receives national recognition as an award-winning workplace for our health, wellbeing, sustainability and diversity initiatives.
    • Our benefits program includes comprehensive health care options, access to wellness programs, employee discounts with local and national retail brands and generous retirement contributions. We invite you to follow this link to get more information on endowed benefits:
    • Our leave provisions include three weeks of vacation and 13 holidays: e.g., an end of year winter break, from December 25 through January 1.
    • Cornell's impressive educational benefits include tuition-free Extramural Study and Employee Degree Program, tuition aid for external education, and Cornell Children's Tuition Assistance Program.
    • Flexible work options.
    • Competitive wages.

      What we are looking for: We are seeking candidates with strong networking and recruiting skills who have a commitment to student development. Bachelor's degree with minimum of 2 years comparable experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Candidates must be able to work both independently and collaboratively with a diverse set of students and colleagues. Desire and ability to work effectively under pressure in a fast paced, changing environment. Position requires strong organizational skills, excellent oral and written communication and experience, including use of social media, with a broad range of business software is required.

      University Job Title:
      Student Svc Assoc II
      Job Family:
      Student Services
      Pay Rate Type:
      Contact Name:
      Lucy Pola
      Number of Openings:

      Job Titles and Pay Ranges:

      To learn more about Cornell's non-union staff job titles and pay ranges, see Career Navigator. The final rate of pay for the successful candidate will be determined considering the following criteria:
      • Prior relevant work or industry experience.
      • Education level to the extent education is relevant to the position.
      • Unique applicable skills.

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        Online Submission Guidelines:

        Most positions at Cornell will require you to apply online and submit both a resume/CV and cover letter. You can upload documents either by "dragging and dropping" them into the dropbox or by using the "upload" icon on the application page. For more detailed instructions on how to apply to a job at Cornell, visit How We Hire on the HR website.

        Employment Assistance:

        If you require an accommodation for a disability in order to complete an employment application or to participate in the recruiting process, you are encouraged to contact Cornell University's Department of Inclusion and Workforce Diversity at voice , fax , or email at .

        For general questions about the position or the application process, please contact the Recruiter listed in the job posting.

        Applicants that do not have internet access are encouraged to visit your local library, or local Department of Labor. You may also visit the office of Workforce Recruitment and Retention Monday - Friday between the hours of 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. to use a dedicated workstation to complete an online application.

        Notice to Applicants:

        Please read the required Notice to Applicants statement by clicking here. This notice contains important information about applying for a position at Cornell as well as some of your rights and responsibilities as an applicant.

        EEO Statement:

        Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University's heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities. We also recognize a lawful preference in employment practices for Native Americans living on or near Indian reservations. Cornell University is an innovative Ivy League university and a great place to work. Our inclusive community of scholars, students, and staff impart an uncommon sense of larger purpose, and contribute creative ideas to further the university's mission of teaching, discovery, and engagement.


Keywords: Cornell Cooperative Extension, Syracuse , Assistant Director of Recruitment - Cornell in Washington, Executive , Ithaca, New York

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