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The Sector Director for Technology is a senior staff position in the Fuqua Career Management Center and reports to the Assistant Dean for Daytime MBA Career Services. The incumbent works closely with a variety of constituents – students, employers, alumni, faculty, staff, and others– to envision, build, and strengthen career support broadly within the Fuqua student population, and specifically within the Technology sector.  


The incumbent serves as the primary owner and strategist towards dual objectives:

  1. Student Support: Develop a robust portfolio of sector-specific activities, including student counseling, development of resources/toolkits, and sector-focused career and industry education and job search preparation programs that prepare students to succeed in the competitive job market and global workplace; and
  2. Employer Relationship Development: Develop partnerships with organizations and provide direct and indirect channels for recruitment and engagement opportunities with students. 


To capitalize on the full value of the incumbent’s activities, the role requires proactive communication and significant collaboration within the entire CMC team and across student groups and populations; a variety of Fuqua departments; other areas of the Duke community; and corporate recruiters and alumni.

Organization: Duke University
Location: Durham,  NC 
United States
Salary: based on experience
Posting Start Date: 4/15/2024
Date Posted: 4/30/2024


Skills, qualifications, and job requirements

  • Work requires a master's degree in counseling, student personnel administration or a related field. Graduate degree strongly preferred, especially an MBA, Master of Counseling, or other relevant discipline
  • Work requires two years of experience in a college or university career services office or directly related experience.  Highly preferred minimum of 5 - 7 years of relevant professional experience, preferably in technology or recruiting/HR 
  • Extensive interaction with alumni, students and corporate recruiters is integral to the position, so a strong portfolio of communication skills, including presentation and advocacy, are essential 
  • Ability to conceptualize and implement programs at both strategic and tactical levels and in alignment with broader departmental and institutional goals
  • Ability to diagnose and resolve complex problems and their implications within the parameters of Duke University and The Fuqua School’s core values, practices, and policies and to apply those parameters to meet the needs of multiple stakeholders
  • Sharp stakeholder focus, which includes current and prospective employers, Fuqua students, alumni, and institutional partners within Fuqua and Duke
  • Periodic travel to attend relevant off-site events/conferences and meet with employers
Status: This listing expires on: 6/29/2024
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Duke University
100 Fuqua Drive
Box 90120
Durham,  NC 27708
United States
Barbara Baxter