Careers Consultant

Imperial College London - Careers Service

1 x Full Time 1 Year Fixed Term Contract

The Careers Service provides information, advice and guidance to current students and Imperial College alumni to enable them to make informed career choices. The Service works with all year groups both undergraduate and postgraduate and has close links with academic departments and employers. As part of our efforts to ensure Imperial College students maintain an edge in their employability and career planning we deliver a wide range of services including individual guidance, workshops and seminars, information in hard and electronic copy and a full programme of careers events to enable students to interact with potential employers. The Careers Consultant will work as part of the Careers Service team to deliver one to one and group advice and guidance to students centrally and tailored for specific departments. The consultant will also contribute to the updating and production of information resources, assist in planning and delivering events, employer liaison and relationship development and other projects as required by the Director.

The successful candidate will be self-motivated and be able to multi-task in a busy, changing student facing environment. S/he will be committed to excellence in customer care and possess a good understanding and experience of supporting students in the graduate labour market environment. The successful candidate will be educated to degree level and have a relevant professional qualification such as a qualification in careers guidance or CIPD and will ideally have prior experience of working in a higher education setting. S/he will be an excellent team player and be committed to equal opportunities.

Our preferred method of application is online via our website at Please select "Job Search" then enter the job title or vacancy reference number SS 2017 194 HY into "Keywords".

Please complete and upload an application form as directed. Please limit your personal statement to no more than three pages of text. Please note that CVs will not be accepted as an application for these roles

Should you have any queries, in the first instance please contact Jason Yarrow via email:

Closing date: 08 September 2017 midnight GMT

Interview date: 26 September 2017

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