Indian Institute of Information Technology Sri City Chittoor (IIIT Andhra Pradesh) invites application for the position
1. Post Name: Placement Officer
2. Job Description:
a. IIITS is looking for qualified candidates to be appointed as a full-time Placement Officer. Placement Officer is responsible for handling all facets of campus placements, including Internships for UG students of IIIT Sri City.
b. This involves establishing contact with companies, arranging for tests and group discussions, holding pre-placement talks, conducting final interviews, and any other kind of recruitment related activity. The role also involves providing guidance to students seeking higher education.
a. Responsible for providing overall guidance to students for their careers. Communicate with students in an emphatic manner to understand the student’s aspirations and lead the student to reach his dream career.
b. Collate information from leading companies about skills required for various job profiles. Support mapping of knowledge and skills required with curriculum and work with individual faculty to ensure relevant courses cover the knowledge and skills.
c. Profile students based on standard tests and provide guidance & training for improvement with internal faculty and consultants. Systematically augment companies for campus recruitment to increase the number of offers to the students.
d. Introduce and Energize with top companies in the country to open up quality career opportunities matching students outstanding capabilities. To effectively communicate with university recruiters and make them understand the institute priorities, students strength, the unique capabilities of the institute,
e. During placements season, work with various people involved in placements to ensure most students get appropriate jobs.
4. Minimum Eligibility Criteria:
Master's Degree (full-time) from a reputed university, MBA Preferable.
Minimum 5-10 years of industry experience with 2 years in a leadership role, preferably in related roles. Excellent Communication Skills, PR, liaison and relationship building. Ability to develop sound, credible and reciprocal relations with industry. Ability to work with UG students who are from various social and economic backgrounds.
5. Type of role: Full Time
6. Location: Sri City, AP
7. Compensation: Commensurate with qualification and relevant experience
8. Start Date: Immediate
9. Term of Appointment: The initial period of engagement will be for ONE year and is extendable on mutually agreeable terms.