Career Resources Manager

Location
Regents Park, London
Salary
£35,000-£38,000
Posted
13 Sep 2017
Closes
12 Oct 2017
Ref
7640A259
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Help us Transform the way the World does Business

We’re looking for a motivated Career Resources Manager to translate diverse career-related data into engaging and accessible sources of information and resources that enable London Business School Career Centre and its partners to make strong, informed decisions.

The Role

Design and Deliver a Service that will Empower our Staff and our Students

As Career Resources Manager, you’ll transform the existing wide range of data and information on careers, recruitment and employability into appealing and structured content that gives students the confidence to shape their careers. This is a new role and we’re looking for someone hands-on, with a passion for career development, who will relish the freedom to design a service that enables colleagues and students to achieve their professional goals. Your ability to structure and share information will benefit the Career Centre’s work and be drawn on by your colleagues and students, in their engagement with recruiters. You’ll be continuously learning and you’ll get exposure working across a busy and varied team. In your role you’ll:

• Create and maintain a central bank of research relating to career management, employability and the labour market
• Collate and disseminate research findings to relevant stakeholders and act as first point of contact for enquiries, including presenting to and providing drop in sessions to our students
• Manage third party information suppliers to ensure changing needs are met
• Understand student attitudes and deliver resources that drive engagement with careers
• Write insight-driven reports and to inform the School’s programme planning

Share our Knowledge

The Career Centre has a wealth of employment sector and career management knowledge within its team. This role is pivotal in designing the processes to collate, organise and share this efficiently to meet the business needs. Your output will be invaluable in guiding the employability and career outcomes for our students and in doing so, meet out challenging KPIs and achieve the department’s vision.

Who We Are Looking For

• Educated to degree level or equivalent experience
• Experience in information management; insight development and market research skills preferable
• Comfortable structuring and designing content for across digital platforms, databases and computer systems. Designated as a Super User for our school platform, Canvas; social media experience desirable (note programming skills not essential)
• Excellent project management and organisation skills
• Driven and proactive with exceptional communication skills, written and oral, and able to work both collaboratively and autonomously
• Comfortable using business information sources and analysing numerical data to build on own knowledge of the sector
• Solid understanding of the School’s activities and the role of the Career Centre

Be Part of an International Network

We’re a global institution: 94% of our students and 86% of our faculty members are international. Together, we’re changing the way the world does business. Based in London’s Regent’s Park, this is an opportunity to work at the heart of Europe’s digital capital - and in one of the world’s most important financial, entrepreneurial and cultural centres.

Why London Business School?

Our vision is to have a profound impact on the way the world does business. This can only be achieved through our people; with 93% of our staff saying they are proud to work here and being consistently ranked among the best in the world for our MBA, global Executive MBA and Masters in Finance programmes you will have an opportunity to be part of this journey.

Benefits We Offer

As an employee at London Business School you will enjoy a generous holiday entitlement, on site swimming pool, sauna and gym, automatic enrolment to the Universities Superannuation Scheme (a defined benefit workplace pension scheme) and season ticket loan facility. There is also a wide range of professional development opportunities to support your career path. Our full list of employee benefits can be accessed here.