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Career Development Advisor - Music Business

Winter Park, Florida

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Advises students/graduates and partners with them in preparing for pursuit of the entertainment or media industry for which they have trained.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Reports directly to the Business Team Manager
  • Advises students/graduates in policies and procedures of the Career Development Department
  • Meets with students/graduates in Career Advisory Interviews
  • Educates and assists candidate graduates with career search practices, including: presentation skills, conducting research, resume review, cover letter writing, LinkedIn profile updates, developing telephone and interviewing skills, social media presence and professionalism and industry etiquette
  • Coordinates graduate resumes to appropriate employer leads
  • Documents all conversations (personal, telephone, email and social media)
  • Communicates and delegates assignments to the assistant
  • Provides accurate statistical information for the yearly accreditation and participates in all aspects of the annual campaign
  • Organizes and develops resources for industry research
  • Develops outreach practices to assist graduate networking
  • May attend industry events and presentations
  • Duties and assignments as assigned by Career Development Director, Associate Director and Team Manager.

Competencies:

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and handle multiple tasks at one time
  • Ability to handle adverse situations
  • Ability to work well in a team
  • Ability to professionally and patiently navigate through a collective decision-making process that may include several layers of permission and supervisors
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Move with compassion and respect, while maintaining a positive attitude at all times
  • Working knowledge of and/or experience in music business
  • Working knowledge of computers and Internet researching

Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor degree preferred.
  • Prior experience in the Music Business

Computer/Equipment Skills:

  • Proficiency using software programs such as MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, Google Docs, DropBox, GoTo Training. Mac OS proficiency preferred.

Environmental Factors/Physical Demands:

Employee must work a minimum of 40 hours per week. Physical requirements include the ability to sit for extended periods of time.

Full Sail is an Equal Opportunity Employer.