Smeal Alumni Career Services Internship

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Smeal College of Business
Alumni Career Services


Department Overview: Smeal Alumni Career Services, within the division of Development and Alumni Relations at Penn State, offers job search resources, career coaching, lifelong learning programs, and networking opportunities for alumni of the Smeal College of Business. Department programs and resources that fall within the auspices of the internship are: lifelong learning webinars and podcast, social media programs and marketing, Smeal career fairs, and the Beta Gamma Sigma honor society awards banquet. Responsibilities: Learn about Smeal Alumni Career Services objectives and initiatives and talk with alumni recruiters that attend career fairs in the business building, create and organize alumni research to help engage Smeal alumni official LinkedIn group and determine topics for future webinars, help drive social media engagement on LinkedIn, prepare marketing materials and social media prompts for virtual programming, help to strategize new ways to market events to students and alumni, assist with practice and live webinars, create webinar surveys on Qualtrics and prepare reports for internal tracking and feedback for the presenter, manage databases on Google Drive and Microsoft 365 Teams. Help with additional projects as assigned. Qualifications: Being responsible and committed to the role, strong verbal and written communication skills, have a LinkedIn profile and be comfortable sharing on social media, organized and able to meet deadlines, must be able to work independently, professional attire is required when attending career fairs- dress for office is business casual, proficient in Microsoft Office and Google Drive. All Smeal majors are welcome to apply. Time availability: Students must be available for the fall 2019 semester, less official campus closures and holiday breaks. This is a 10-hour per week in-office position. Wednesday afternoons from 11:15 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. is a must for webinars. It is a plus to have some availability between 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays for the career fairs. Compensation: Paid. Smeal Alumni Career Services embraces and practices Penn State Values. Integrity: We act with integrity and honesty in accordance with the highest academic, professional, and ethical standards. Respect: We respect and honor the dignity of each person, embrace civil discourse, and foster a diverse and inclusive community. Responsibility: We act responsibly, and we are accountable for our decisions, actions, and their consequences. Discovery: We seek and create new knowledge and understanding, and foster creativity and innovation, for the benefit of our communities, society, and the environment. Excellence: We strive for excellence in all our endeavors as individuals, an institution, and a leader in higher education. Community: We work together for the betterment of our University, the communities we serve, and the world.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088