Regional Sales Talent Acquisition ConsultantThe Miami Herald
McClatchy is looking for a spirited, vibrant, business driven Talent Acquisition Consultant to actively recruit top diverse talent. The Talent Acquisition Consultant will be responsible for the strategy and execution of a plan to find qualified media sales talent for open positions in our regional McClatchy markets. They will develop effective staffing strategies for current and future needs and implement a variety of sourcing techniques to build a qualified and diverse candidate pool.
· Build a diverse candidate pool through cold calling, sourcing, networking, and partnering with 3rd parties;
· Work with hiring managers to ensure hiring process moves forward and goals are met;
· Manage the candidate process and act as a candidate advocate;
· Work with hiring managers to ensure interview team preparedness and all are committed to hitting hiring goals;
· Track recruiting goals and metrics for their region;
· Participate in various campus recruiting related events;
· Propose and assist with implementing ongoing improvements to recruitment efforts;
· Maintain a high level of confidentiality at all times.
· Minimum of three years of experience in a recruiting role with an emphasis on recruiting, sales or equivalent experience;
· Bachelor's degree (or a combination of education and experience in lieu of)
· Experience with applicant tracking systems;
· Knowledge and success in executing a full-cycle recruiting process;
· Proven organizational skills with ability to prioritize and work well in an environment with competing demands;
· Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with proven ability to take initiative and build strong productive relationships;
· Exceptional customer service focus combined with exemplary follow-through;
Ideal candidates will be highly motivated, self directed and possess high energy;
Proficiency with Google Docs.
The incumbent must have strong knowledge of recruitment practices, employment law and the ability to communicate with managers about the evolving skills needed to keep McClatchy competitive. The Talent Acquisition Consultant sets the onboarding tone and contributes to a vibrant environment; helping to make our McClatchy media companies a workplace of choice.