Career Service Coordinator

Career Service Coordinator Position at GJU’s Office for Industrial Links
(Local Employment)

About GJU and the OIL:
The German Jordanian University (GJU) is a Jordanian Public University with a very strong practical approach, which as a special feature includes a one year stay in Germany for all bachelor degree courses. During this time all students have to complete one semester of studies and one semester of internship.

The Office for Industrial Links (OIL) is facilitating and enhancing the university-industry relations, keeps in touch with companies, organizes career fairs and entrepreneurial activities and consults students regarding possible career paths. Part of this is the preparation of students for their internships in Germany as well as for the job market in Jordan, Germany and internationally.

Job tasks:
- Career advising for students and graduates
- Supporting students during and before their internship semester in Germany
- Revising application documents in German and English
- Contributing to the development of processes to increase students' successful preparation and participation in internship programs
- Supporting career service related events & workshops (planning, organization, documentation)
- Reporting and documentation
- Handling administrative office tasks

- Bachelor degree in any major, Master degree is a plus
- Native German & fluent English language skills, good Arabic skills a plus
- Excellent listening, verbal and written communication skills with an affinity to work with students
- First work experience (preferably in a management related field like HR, PR, Marketing, event management, consultation, career advising)
- Ability to work independently and in a team in a structured manner
- Intercultural communication skills and experience with German labor market 
- Comfortable using standard office software and social media, open to learn new software

Native German language level is a must!

Start: Immediate hire

Application Deadline: 25.05.2018

Please send your complete application documents in German Language in addition to your CV in English language to:
Britta Kähler Director,
Office for Industrial Links German Jordanian University 
P.O.Box 35247
11180 Amman - Jordan

For more information, contact:
Malena Knauth Internship & Career Advisor,
Office for Industrial Links
Tel:  +962 6 4294885