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Workforce Solutions Job Developer



Location: St Louis, MO
Department: Workforce Solutions
Posted: 11-02-2018
Location Name: IISTL
Wage: Depends on Experience
Position Type: Full time
Shift: Standard

The International Institute of St. Louis is seeking a full-time staff member to provide workforce services for immigrant and refugee job seekers in the St. Louis area.

  • Participate in full cycle recruitment activities including job description development, sourcing, screening, interviewing, on-boarding and post-hire support
  • Maintain regular contact with assigned employers over the phone, through email and face-to-face interactions
  • Coordinate with Workforce Solutions Manager on outreach activities to ensure compliance with organizational policies 
  • Collaborate with Workforce Solutions staff and participate in departmental meetings and projects, and ensuring high level of client satisfaction
  • Reinforce employment prepardness curriculum and coach clients during their employment process
  • Closely collaborate with the other departments' staff to assist in creating synergy amongst the program’s training, pre-screening, career development, and outreach strategies
  • Complete associated grant reporting and documentation
  • Maintain confidentiality of all client records and information
  • Other assigned duties include cold-calling, report writing, maintaining and updating employer records, faxing, scanning, etc, among others.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products including Outlook, Excel and Powerpoint
  • Must have a car and valid driver’s license with proof of insurance
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and meet deadlines; flexibility 
  • Ability to work an irregular schedule if necessary
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English

Other Information: Linguistic ability in Swahili, French, Arabic, Somali, Dari/Pashto, or Tigrinya preferred; Prior sales or customer service experience a plus; Experience working in a multi-cultural environment preferred; Knowledge of employment law is preferred

Position will remain open until filled.

Fulltime salaried position with benefits. EEO/AA