Prague Placement Manager
The Placement Manager is responsible for placing students in to academically focused internships, supporting them throughout their experience, and assisting with program administration.
This is a full-time office based role, Monday to Friday. However, participation in selected student activities outside of usual office hours will be required and planned in advance.
This is a fixed term contract beginning on 5th February 2019 and ending on 31st July 2019.
The Placement Manager reports to the EUSA Prague Director.
Set up and manage academic professional internships across all professional areas
Assess student internship and career aspirations through one to one interviews
Guide and support students from initial interview through successful completion of internship
Create relationships and maintain a strong rapport with employers through research, cold calling, site visits, and on-going communication
Expand and manage the database of Prague internship opportunities
Supervision and participation in evening and weekend social events
Regular participation in the EUSA 24/7 emergency on-call rota outside of office hours in conjunction with other team members
Profile and Requirements
Permission to work in the Czech Republic
Fluent Czech, excellent written and spoken English
Professional experience in higher education, recruitment, or relationship management
Knowledge of Czech business, industry trends and Prague
Strong interpersonal communication and presentation skills
Strong problem solving and conflict management skills
Excellent organization, multi-tasking, and time management skills
High level of professionalism and accuracy
Degree level education
Knowledge of Microsoft Office, experience of Mac OS
Ability to maintain a degree of flexibility with regards to the ever-changing nature of the role itself
With a team of dedicated and dynamic professionals and offices in Europe and the United States, EUSA offers a friendly, progressive work environment, as well as competitive salary, benefits, and holidays.
Click here to submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your previous experience, your salary expectations, and why you feel you are suitable for the role. Please submit your CV and cover letter as a single file. Please note that EUSA does NOT accept applications via email.
Applications close 21 December 2018.