Call for Applications | Careers and Placement Officer
March 15, 2023
The National Law School of India University invites online applications from dynamic and accomplished professionals for the full-time post based in Bangalore of Careers and Placement Officer. The role serves as a bridge for students to augment their curriculum with field work and ultimately choose the best career option for themselves.
The Careers and Placement Officer will report to the Director – Communications and External Relations and will be responsible for undertaking the following tasks:
(i) Overall administration of internships and placements, including arranging interviews, and matching job offers to students to satisfy requirements of firms and students. This requires initiative, planning and tenacity, plus a high degree of understanding of a range of management functions and the content of the programme. Daily decision-making is required, as are diplomacy and sensitivity to the needs of both parties.
(ii) Managing firms offering placements. This will mean scheduling of placements and maintaining the relationship with the firms. Overall responsibility for liaison with placement providers to ensure that all students secure suitable placements.
(iii) Strategize and achieve successful career outcomes for the graduating class through a robust campus placement process.
(iv) Achieve individual targets assigned for the annual recruitment process, summer internships and live projects.
(v) Plan and engage with lawyers, alumni, firms and judiciary for strategic activities including guest lectures, panel discussions, conclaves, workshops, competitions, etc.
(vi) Manage and support student career services, including career counselling, grooming and helping in the preparation of students for facing interviews.
(vii) Work with key stakeholders including Alumni, Faculty, Administration, Communications and Admissions teams to achieve both career services and larger institutional objectives.
(viii)Contribute to the preparation of placement brochures and other literature for firms.
The last date for submission of applications shall be extended to 10th April, 2023 (5.00 pm).