NextOp: Employment​ ​Coordinator​ in Houston, TX

NextOp Veterans

Opportunity Title: Employment​ ​Coordinator​
Location: Houston, TX

Closed Date: Until Filled


NextOp recruits, trains, and places high-performing middle-enlisted military leaders into Industry into Industry careers. We provide companies with world-class, skilled candidates and coaches them on how to be effective employees. Our mentors work with each transitioning veteran to adjust to their new roles and cultivate the necessary skills to excel in field work, increasing satisfaction and reducing turnover for these positions. We serve those who have served so many—our hardworking veterans.

Job Description

Program​ ​Department:​ ​Employment (EMP)
Reports​ ​To:​ ​Talent Acquisition Manager

Job​ ​Summary​ ​&​ ​Essential​ ​Functions
NextOp’s Talent Acquisition Coordinator will administer the EMP program’s interaction
with veteran candidates by preparing them for a successful transition into a new career
in the civilian workforce.

Essential​ ​Duties​ ​&​ ​Responsibilities:
Corporate​ ​Partner​ ​Relationship​ ​Coordination
● Persuasively sell organization to Corporate Partners and those that have an
influence in veteran hiring
● Assist in the development of long-term relationships with Corporate Partners
interested in hiring veterans and work closely with them to place veterans within
their organization
● Facilitate NextOp information sessions and regular briefings for Corporate
Assessment​ ​and​ ​Career​ ​Placement
● Proactively source career leads and screen candidates to ensure the most
qualified candidate is matched with proper position
● Create a positive candidate experience through problem resolution, immediate
response to candidate’s needs, and delivery of exceptional service to the
● Assist in candidate development by providing guidance on industry training/
certification, resume building, interview skills, and networking

● Works effectively with veterans to better manage expectations, develop career
goals, and understand their goals
● Collaborates with other NGO’s to increase awareness of all programs/training
and make proper program referrals
● Tracks and reports all candidate interactions and outcomes in real time using
● Develop communications program to market career opportunities to candidates,
important program information to Corporate Partners, mentors, and other
stakeholders that integrates with Salesforce system

Minimum Requirements

Knowledge,​ ​Skills​ ​&​ ​Abilities
● Self-motivated, positive, outgoing, personable, and able to relate well with
diverse populations and age groups
● Able to take initiative, multi-task, work well under pressure, and complete
required assignments in a timely fashion
● Excellent organizational skills
● Demonstrated commitment to the organization and able to timely complete
required assignments
● Excellent verbal and written skills
● Ability to take initiative, multi-task and work well under pressure
● Exceptional interpersonal skills; team player, ability to communicate with diverse
personalities, tactful, mature and flexible
● Should have excellent communication skills and ability to build rapport with
service-specific wounded warrior programs and transitioning/separating veterans
● Experience working independently and comfortable being managed remotely

Education​ ​&​ ​Experience​ ​Requirements
● Bachelor’s degree required; four (4) years relevant military work experience may
be considered in lieu of a degree
● Professional writing courses and experience a must
● 1-3 years of experience in recruiting, talent acquisition, staffing, or human
● Experience in relationship-building with military organizations, veterans
associations, and other targeted constituents preferred
● Experience in organizing and coordinating events preferred
● Experience using social networking as related to veteran engagement preferred

● Experience working with military rank structure, protocols and culture preferred
Certifications​ ​&​ ​Licensure:
● Valid United States driver’s license required

All applicants must meet NextOp’s minimum program requirements:

  • Post 9/11 Veteran
  • Honorable Discharge
  • Able to pass a Background Check and Drug Screening
  • Have a Valid Drivers License and Driving Record
  • E-7 and Below