ZF University Relations Specialist in Livonia, Michigan
University Relations Specialist
GDF - Human Resources
Come join the global leader in automotive safety systems to create a pipeline of future engineers who will develop new products to help save lives.
We are looking for a person with creativity, energy, and strong project management skills to put into place a best in class co-op program. Main responsibilities for this role will include:
Partner with hiring managers and human resources to understanding future hiring needs and align campus recruitment strategy accordingly.
Coordinate co-op networking events and learning sessions each semester.
Develop and cultivate relationships with external campus stakeholders (professors, faculty, professional associations, student organizations) at strategic targeted universities.
Participate in traditional campus recruiting events and manage the on boarding, evaluation, and rotation of co-ops. Work closely with the talent acquisition team to recommend co-ops for post graduation employment with ZF.
Maintain metrics on the success of the co-op program and recommend adjustments as needed.
Coordinate with the Social Media Specialist on branding activities and social media campaigns.
Assist in the develop and support of diversity recruiting efforts both on and off campus
We are looking for someone with the following qualities, skills and experiences:
Outgoing, confident, and approachable person with a passion for developing others
Excellent communication skills and the ability to influence others both inside and outside of the organization
Ability to work independently in a fast-paced team environment
A four year degree in Sales, Marketing, Human Resources, Engineering, or another applicable degree.
Recruitment or University Relations experience preferred.
Ability to travel to strategic targeted universities as required.
Required Education and Experience
Experience and Skill Requirements
Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran