Global Career Coach-Visa and Immigration Expert

  • Contract: Part-time

Job Description

IMPACT Group, a career transition firm specializing in global relocation, outplacement and talent development has a full time opening for a career coach/job search strategist, working with international families and trailing spouses/partners. We support employees and their spouses as they acclimate to new cities and assist spouses/partners with finding employment.

The Coach works in a 1:1 capacity with employees of our client companies who are relocating.The Coach uses IMPACT Group's technology and coaching methodology and also supports the spouse or partner of the relocating employee with job search support. The spouse may have visa or immigration issues before they can work in the US, and this coach will help them through those challenges as well.

  • Establishes rapport with employees and motivates them to achieve goals.
  • Guides employees through coaching process and milestone completion.
  • Advises and coaches career development, transition issues and career options.
  • Understands the various types of Visas and challenges when unable to work in the US and offer alternatives in terms of employment, volunteer work, education, or other options available.
  • Coaches spouse or partner on résumé writing, effective marketing techniques, social media and branding, interviewing and negotiating.
  • Maintains electronic service delivery record for each employee serviced, according to the internal guide.
  • Monitors progress of employees, consults with them on specific subjects to improve their job search skills and knowledge and deals with personal issues that are affecting their careers.
  • Reports on employees’ progress to Manager.
  • Position can be located anywhere in the US, coaching will be done virtually from home office/over the phone.

Skill Requirements

  • Minimum five years of experience in delivery of career coaching to individuals in various industries and levels.Experience coaching others in job search. Experience with resume development, interview preparation, career exploration, LinkedIn profiles and other aspects of job search coaching.
  • Currently resides in the US and familiar with US job market.
  • Excellent working knowledge of various visas, and options in terms of employment within each of those.
  • Very strong verbal / written communication skills.
  • Experience with virtual coaching.
  • Savvy with technology.High-speed internet connection on a personal computer; headset with a microphone will be required (telecommuting).

Ideal Candidate also possesses the following:

  • Master’s degree in a discipline involving the study of human behavior, business or related field preferred
  • Coaching certification or training highly regarded
  • Has personally relocated to a different city
  • Bilingual/Spanish or other language beneficial

About the Company

IMPACT Group is a woman owned corporation headquartered in St. Louis, MO, USA, and is the leading provider of career-life transition services serving more than 150 Fortune 500 companies world wide and ranked #1 for customer satisfaction for 11 years. You can read more at

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