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Employer Engagement Specialist

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Work type: Restricted
Location: West LA Campus
Categories: Graziadio Business School

The Employer Engagement Specialist will support the Career and Employer Engagement team in the management, development and facilitation of employer relationships. The purpose is to increase hiring opportunities and company participation, educate the Career Coaching team on industry trends, and connect students, coaches, employers, and alumni.


  • Work with the Director and Employer Engagement team to outreach to employers and alumni for positions, internships and partnership opportunities.
  • Manage projects as assigned by the Director of Career and Employer Engagement.
  • Conduct employer research and identifies engagement opportunities for the Pepperdine Graziadio portfolio.
  • Manage targeted employer relationships as part of department overall engagement strategy.
  • Identify students and alumni for direct hiring referrals.
  • Provide Career Coaches with industry/company trends and hiring needs.
  • Serve as first or second point of contact with assigned students
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Uphold University mission through work performed.

The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Skills and Qualifications

Required: Bachelors Degree in business, counseling, or related; Masters Degree in business, counseling, or related; Minimum of 3 years professional experience. Strong oral and written communication skills; Knowledge of careers for Graduate business students. Proficiency utilizing Microsoft Office; database management software.

Preferred: Professional corporate experience; Corporate outreach and partnership development experience.

Qualified individuals should be able to articulate a strong commitment to diversity, and have the ability to work effectively with individuals from different backgrounds.

Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a criminal, education, and employment screening.

This is a restricted, exempt, 40 hour per week position.

Salary: Commensurate with experience

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