• Do you have a passion for helping others achieve their potential?
  • Do you enjoy sharing advice and stories about your own career journey?
  • Would you like to enhance your professional skills while empowering your peers to do the same?

Employer Engagement and Career Design is looking for students interested in serving in a leadership role as a Career Fellow.  Training and supervision will be provided.  This a volunteer opportunity for both non-work study AND work-study eligible students.  Students who can work thorough the academic year are preferred. (ALL interested students are encouraged to apply.)

 Responsibilities:

  • Mentor and advise peers on resumes, cover letters, LinkedIn, and navigating online resources in NUcareers
  • Staff the newly-created Career Studio for drop-in student support
  • Serve as ambassadors of Employer Engagement and Career Design by delivering workshops, conducting outreach, and marketing resources to students, academic departments, residence halls, student organizations, and other campus partners
  • Self-develop projects to increase reach of programs and resources based on your professional goals, such as developing new partnerships across campus, creating web content, presenting Career Design workshops, etc…
  • Provide support at staff and employer-facing events and assist with projects, as needed

 Benefits:

  • Gain exclusive access to a network of employers, alumni, and academic partners to build connections for future professional opportunities
  • Receive detailed industry insight into how to polish your personal portfolio of job application materials (resume, cover letter, LinkedIn profile)
  • Develop and grow your own career goals and build competencies in professional communication, networking, coaching and mentoring, organization and planning, leadership and time management
  • Assume a leadership role on campus and serve on a hard-working team of colleagues and peers in a dynamic work environment
  • Acquire a professional reference and possible LinkedIn recommendation

 Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Junior or Senior, or Graduate student with co-op/internship/work experience
  • Self-driven, independent, and innovative
  • Ability to function competently in a team environment
  • Available for Training:                                                                 Available for Monthly Career Fellow meetings:

–          Monday, Sept. 2nd; 9 AM – 5 PM (Labor Day)                     – Monday, Sept. 23rd; 6 – 7 PM

–          Tuesday, Sept. 3rd; 5:30 – 7:30 PM                                      – Monday, Oct. 21st; 6 – 7 PM

–          Thursday, Sept. 5th; 5:30 – 7:30 PM                                     – Monday, Nov. 18th; 6 – 7 PM

–          Monday, Dec. 2nd; 6 – 7 PM

How to apply:

Please fill out the online application, due Sunday, June 9th by 11:59 PM. You will be required to upload your resume and cover letter highlighting your interest in becoming a Career Fellow. Questions? Contact Michelle DuBow at m.dubow@northeastern.edu