Ashoka University
Deputy Manager/Manager/Senior Manager-CDO
Chairman, President, CEO, Director, Project Director, Deputy Director
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Job Type

Full Time

Closing Date

Aug 15 2021


About the Organization:

Ashoka University is a private, non-profit university. An unprecedented example of collective public philanthropy in India, they are a pioneer in their focus on the Liberal Arts. The University offers undergraduate and postgraduate programmes across the humanities, social sciences and fundamental natural sciences.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and execute an annual strategy to achieve the overall objective of the Career Development Office: placing 500+ talented Ashoka students in roles which match theirabilities with the requirements of India’s top 500+ organizations.

  • Manage all aspects of the placements and internship recruitment on campus, including communications and outreach, handling grievances, managing external relationships, andplanning and implementing orientations and workshops.

  • Counsel students (one-on-one and in groups) on various placement-related issues such asresume building, group discussions etc. and managing workshop calendar for the CDO’s student sessions.

  • Lead and mentor younger colleagues.

  • Manage various databases and keep updating data points by liaising with other departments.

  • Relationship building with organizations from a variety of sectors and industries and on-ground execution of placement processes.

  • Leverage existing networks of Ashoka University’s Founders, Faculty, Staff, Alumni andStudents (consisting of 500+ organizations) for various purposes.

  • Lead and mentor the various student committees that are part of the department. Develop and implement all outreach and marketing activities, campaigns, and strategies.


  • 2 - 6+ years of work experience in a relevant domain. Experience in a mentoring/managerial role would be a plus.

  • Sales/Key Account Management experience will be helpful. Liberal Arts qualification will be an advantage

How to apply

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