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Job Details

International Student Adviser

Posted on Apr 01, 2021 by Canadian Imperial College, Edmonton

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $70,000.00 to $75,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 35 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 3  Vacancies
  • Closing Date May 01, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Canadian Imperial College, Edmonton

Languages

English

Education

  • Bachelor's degree
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

Experience an asset

Budgetary Responsibility

0 - $100,000

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

Presentation software

Additional Skills

  • Plan and control budget and expenditures
  • Market business services
  • Develop promotional materials
  • Write and edit press releases, newsletter and communications materials

Area of Specialization

  • Advertising
  • Survey research services
  • Sales
  • Public relations
  • Media relations
  • Market research
  • Marketing
  • Business services

Work Setting

Post-secondary educational institution

Specific Skills

  • Refer students to other specialized services when required
  • Prepare and deliver presentations at conferences, workshops and symposia
  • Participate in staff meetings, educational conferences and workshops
  • Manage contracts
  • Counsel students regarding personal and social issues
  • Consult with teachers, parents, administrators and community agencies
  • Co-ordinate the provision of counselling and information services to students, parents and teachers
  • Visit colleges and secondary schools to provide academic information to prospective students, their parents and educational institutions
  • Plan, direct and evaluate the activities of firms and departments that develop and implement advertising campaigns to promote the sales of products and services
  • Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the design, development and maintenance of Internet and Intranet sites to manage an organization's Internet presence
  • Assist in product development and direct and evaluate the marketing strategies of establishments
  • Establish distribution networks for products and services, initiate market research studies and analyze their findings
  • Direct and evaluate establishments and departments that develop and implement communication strategies and information programs
  • Direct and evaluate establishments and departments that maintain media relations on behalf of businesses, governments and other organizations
  • Direct and evaluate establishments and departments that publicize activities and events on behalf of businesses, governments and other organizations
  • Counsel students regarding educational, career or vocational issues

Security and Safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Enhanced reliability security clearance

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Willing to travel cross-border
  • Willing to travel for extended periods
  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines

Ability to Supervise

3-4 people

Work Location Information

  • Various locations
  • Outside Canada
  • Willing to relocate

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Teleworking Information

Remote work available


How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The International Student Adviser is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Educational Counsellors
SOCIAL

Interest in mentoring in order to counsel students on personal and social issues such as substance abuse, depression, sexuality, eating disorders, anxiety, self-esteem, family problems, relationship and interpersonal skills, and anger management; and in crisis situations such as dealing with the death of a friend or family member, suicidal tendencies and abuse situations

INNOVATIVE

Interest in co-ordinating information to provide counselling and information services to students, parents, teachers, faculty and staff on matters related to student orientation, career or vocational issues, professional development, co-op and school-to-work transition programs, and interaction with other educational institutions

directive

Interest in administering and interpreting standardized intelligence, personality, vocational, aptitude and interest tests, and in supervising peer counselling programs in school settings; may supervise field experience for graduate students in counselling; may teach regular classes

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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