Academic Advisor

The role 

We are offering you a flexible and challenging role in a dynamic and international environment at one of Europe’s leading business schools. SSE works actively on both internationalization and on broadening our student recruitment.  

Job Description

We are looking for an Academic Advisor to join our team at Academic Guidance Office (AGO) since one of our colleagues will be away on parental leave. As an Academic Advisor at SSE, you and your colleagues will offer guidance and support to all students of our Bachelor's and Master's programs. AGO is also responsible for the coordination of special pedagogical support.  



  • Experience from academic counseling,
  • Studie- och yrkesvägledarexamen, Degree of Bachelor of Arts in Study and Career Guidance,
  • Previous experience from and a great interest in digital ways of working,
  • The skills and be comfortable with offering qualified guidance in both English and Swedish,
  • Good computer skills, chiefly with office programs,
  • Excellent written and oral skills in English,
  • Excellent written and oral skills in Swedish.


  • Experience from academic counseling from university-level studies,
  • Experience from working with NAIS,
  • Experience from working with student health issues. 

As a person 

This is a role where you will be able to take initiative and it is important that you are structured and comfortable working autonomously. Since you will be working with students that might be going through tough times, you need to have a strong empathic ability and integrity. Your ability to collaborate and be service-minded is essential since you will be working with a lot of different stakeholders and have many points of contact. 


This is a fixed-term, full-time position located in Stockholm until August 31, 2023Preferred starting date as soon as possible with the consideration of any period of notice.


We apply an ongoing selection, so don't wait to submit your application.  

Academic Support & Records 

Academic Support & Records (ASR) is a part of Program Office which is one of the Professional Services units at SSE. You will be a part of a team of ten colleagues in different areas of expertise. We provide service and support to students and colleagues at SSE.  

Stockholm School of Economics

Type of employment Temporary position longer than 6 months
Contract type Full time
First day of employment Preferred starting date as soon as possible with the consideration of any period of notice
Salary According to agreement
Number of positions 1
Working hours Full time
City Stockholm
County Stockholms län
Country Sweden
Reference number 2022/55
  • Magdalena Ranhem, Group Manager ASR,
  • Edvin Stenmark, HR Business Partner,
Published 13.Sep.2022
Last application date 07.Oct.2022 11:59 PM CEST

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