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Seeking a high-energy professional with experience in and passion for high volume recruiting. The ideal candidate will have an engaging style that is approachable yet confident and composed, exhibiting patience, integrity, and high moral fortitude.
A creative thinker with a knack toward problem-solving, high sense of urgency and strong attention to detail for planning, organizing and sourcing will also be critical to success.
Candidate will have full oversight of their assigned markets, managing recruitment and outreach efforts, to fill upwards of 5,000 positions on an annual basis.
Candidate will have / gain expertise in dedicated markets, understanding the economic, social, legislative climate. This role is directly engaged with their business partners, consulting on recruitment strategies and impact.
Manage the recruiting campaign through the following : participate in the development of necessary advertising, screen candidates, schedule interviews; conduct interviews.
know and adhere to departmental policy and established deadlines.
Counsel and advise temporary employees in all areas of Human Resources issues, and address all issues in a timely manner.
Provide employment support to business partner including; internal requisitions, external recruiting, interviewing, evaluating candidates and checking references, as necessary.
Equally important, candidate will be comfortable engaging directly with business partners at varying levels to provide insight and recommendations, matching the strategic goals of the business.
Possess excellent communication and client management skills while displaying the highest degree of integrity in implementing the industry's best practices (sourcing, recruiting, candidate assessment)
Coach hiring managers on the intricacies of performance improvement conversations
Ensure compliance within the hiring practices to meet all state and federal employment regulations and laws
Bachelor’s degree or Equivalent experience in lieu of a formal degree
Minimum of 3 years of experience in Human Resources or related administrative function
Demonstrated expertise in successfully supporting high volume recruiting needs
Excellent ability to leverage technology (social media and internet) as a sourcing tool
Must have a good understanding of the functional areas of human resources with the ability to understand the business issues and strategies
Ability to deal with employees and managers on sensitive issues related to performance issues, terminations, and accommodations.
Ability to meet multiple deadlines in a fast paced environment.
Strong computer skills including managing multiple systems, applications, email, spreadsheets and databases.
Ability to manage high volume, high variety of tasks and work in a deadline driven environment while balancing quantity of hire with quality of hire.
Ability to work a flexible schedule including nights and weekends during peak times of the year.
Clear, succinct, and confident verbal and written skills, with the ability to influence professionally and with credibility at all levels of staff
Have an engaging style that puts the audience at ease, while also increasing confidence in HR.
Ability to build strong relationships with team members and work in a collaborative and consultative manner
Strong process improvement mindset that ensures continuous improvement of processes
Critical thinking, good judgment and the ability to recognize communication needs and opportunities
Job Unposting : Ongoing
Schedule : Full-time Regular
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.