Minerva, based in San Francisco, California, offers a unique undergraduate experience for the brightest, most motivated students in the world. Minerva has been deliberately designed to teach the capabilities needed to solve complex challenges unique to the 21st century. Combining a reinvented curriculum, rigorous academic standards, cutting-edge technology, and an immersive global experience, Minerva provides an exceptional and accessible education to prepare future leaders and innovators across all disciplines. Minerva Schools formed an alliance with Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) to establish the non-profit Minerva Schools at KGI in 2013, a WASC-accredited, four-year, undergraduate institution.
ABOUT THE GLOBAL NETWORK DEVELOPMENT TEAM
The Global Network Development team is focused on identifying exciting, productive, and relevant opportunities for students and organizations alike. By building and maintaining active connections with top employers across disciplines, the team provides an extensive global pipeline of project-based, internship, work-study, and employment opportunities across the spectrum of private- and public-sector organizations.
The Associate, Global Network Development role will join a nimble team that plays an essential role identifying career opportunities for Minerva students and partnership opportunities for the Minerva Schools at KGI. This individual will help support operations for our unique model. The Associate's core responsibility is to assist in the operations of scoping, onboarding, and finalizing paid opportunities that Minerva students can complete during the school year from the cities in Minerva's global rotation. You will support the management of these relationships with the goal of scaling work study opportunities, unlocking summer internships and full-time jobs for seniors. The Global Network Development team prides itself on being highly efficient and collaborative, positive, responsive, and creative in its approach to solving complex problems.
This is not a traditional career services role. As many of our processes are new, this position offers an opportunity to help design and create innovative internship and work study partnership models and requires collaboration with stakeholders across the Minerva Schools, from academics to financial aid to outreach staff, and briefing senior team members on projects critical to institutional goals. If you are passionate about identifying and promoting young talent, providing global access to high-quality professional opportunities, operations, organization, & logistics, and are drawn to the challenge of building a world-class university from scratch, please read on.
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EXPECTED START DATE: Summer 2019