Placement Manager

1 - 6 Years

Job Description

Job Description: Placement Manager-Skillville Vidyalankar Group.

Seeking an outgoing, motivated, independent thinker to work closely with graduating students, preparing them for all aspects of their job search in their exciting new career fields.

We are looking out for an experienced Placement officer with a passion for helping students succeed professionally and possessing strong networking skills to coordinate with potential employers.

Job placement officer is required to provide career counselling to the candidates, needs to look for job opportunities for candidates, review candidates resume in order to know about their educational qualification ,work experience and other skills. Also conduct candidates interview to know about their ability and efficiency.

Needs to understand the candidates interest and requirement before seeking a job for him. Help the candidates in writing resume and prepare the candidates for interviews, look for new job opportunities for his clients, suggest vocational courses to the candidates for better job prospects. Needs to keep in touch with clients from different organizations in order to stay updated with the new job vacancies that come up.

Network with Employers :
Having strong relationships with employers and local partnerships with companies where students can do internships or externships or visit for job shadowing.

Plan Hiring Events
Planning campus hiring events like job fairs by using the knowledge of job trends and the employer network they have built to bring a variety of employers to the institute for a successful event.

Run background checks on students who seek internships or externships to verify whether the students have the prerequisite education and meet all additional requirements for the various positions at various companies and co-ordinate with employers accordingly.

Research Job Trends
Conduct research to learn the skills, abilities, and credentials employers seek for. Coordinating with professors and department heads, to find relevant job titles and industries for students.
Provide Career Services to Students
Helping students create their resumes and cover letters, find internship or externship sites, and apply for jobs in their fields are all part of a placement officers duties. Provide mock interviews to give students practice to answer common questions and provide information about various Companies hiring.

Placement Officer Skills and Qualifications
Placement : To find the right fitment for Companies as well as students based on the requirements of the Companies and the efficiencies of the students.

Interpersonal skills: placement officers need strong interpersonal skills to network with employers and coach students who have diverse needs.
Communication skills effectively helping students with their careers requires asking specific questions and listening carefully to get useful insight on what jobs best fit them. Coordinating with employers and university departments also requires communicating clearly.

Analytical thinking : strong analytical skills help placement officers gather job information from their research, screen students for suitable positions, and offer career development advice.

Qualification: Graduate/Post-graduate with 5-8 years of experience of working as a Placement officer.
Salary would not be a constraint for the right candidate.

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:Education / Teaching / Training

Functional Area:Teaching, Education, Training, Counselling

Role Category:University Level

Role:Academic Coordinator


Desired Candidate Profile

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Company Profile

Skillville-Vidyalankar Group

The Vidyalankar group was established in 1960 by Professor C.S. Deshpande. Over decades, Vidyalankar has come to be known for providing quality education at affordable prices across various educational streams. Vidyalankar interest ranges from training institutes to colleges and subjects range from Engineering to Management. Vidyalankar has evolved over the years and today has a sprawling Award Winning Campus at Wadala, Mumbai providing UG & PG programs under Engineering, Management and Polytechnic Colleges.

Skillville is a Vidyalankar ed-tech company that offers up-skilling programs to working professionals and freshers across the domains of IT, Manufacturing, Retail, Telecom, BFSI and Management. The company offers programs in offline, online and blended modes.

We offer freshers and working professionals a platform to upskill themselves and be job-ready with an array of in-demand courses in the verticals of IT, BFSI and Management in partnership with top universities and corporates.

Skillville operates on a strong online platform and network of classrooms across India and caters to self-paced learning, online learning and classroom mode of learning.

Our courses are curated, delivered and mentored by industry practitioners and are aimed to empower you with practical and job-relevant knowledge. Our academic precision goes beyond theoretical knowledge and all our courses are built around applied learning focussed on engaging you in case studies and industry projects.

With Skillville, you get a unique immersive learning experience that will hone your technical and soft skills to accelerate your career.
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Recruiter Name:Janhavi Korgaonkar

Contact Company:Skillville-Vidyalankar Group