Talent Acquisition Specialist

  • Full Time
  • Toronto

Website Seneca College

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Position Summary:
Reporting to the Manager, Talent Acquisition, the Talent Acquisition Specialist supports all full-cycle Talent Acquisition, proactively sources talent, and builds continuous improvement into all Talent Acquisition practices.

Responsibilities:
Planning and Strategy
·         Plans effective and inclusive Talent Acquisition strategies and provides support throughout the recruitment process.

·         Builds relationships with hiring managers to develop trust through planning, organization, follow-through, and accountability.

Talent Attraction
·         Uses an inclusive lens to develop solutions to attract diverse talent to the organization.

·         Uses sourcing to attract candidates for difficult to fill roles, develops leads and reaches out to passive candidates.

·         Develops and maintains a pipeline of candidates for immediate and potential future hires.

Legislative, Collective Agreement and Policy Compliance
·         Ensures compliance with employment legislation, collective agreements, and Seneca’s policies.

Managing Job Competitions
·         Manages the full recruitment cycle including: posting jobs, phone screens, interviews, candidate management and negotiations and offers.

Qualifications:
Education
·         Completed three (3) year diploma/degree in Human Resource Management or related discipline.

·         CHRL (Certified Human Resource Leader) designation considered an asset.

Experience
·         Five (5) years of full-cycle Talent Acquisition and proactive candidate sourcing experience.

·         Previous experience working within a unionized environment is considered an asset.

Skills
·         Demonstrated commitment to using equitable and inclusive hiring practices and developing diverse outreach strategies.

·         Expert knowledge of employment principles is required to interpret and work within the Legal framework of employment legislation.

·         Strong written and verbal communication skills, as well as a client-centric approach, are essential for success in this role.

·         Proficiency in the use of LinkedIn recruitment tools and processes and Applicant Tracking Systems.

Notes
·         A skills assessment may be administered as part of the recruitment process.

To apply for this job please visit tre.tbe.taleo.net.

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