The Specialized Recruiter focuses on niche and non-standard roles for an assigned area (e.g. Information Technology, Finance, Data & Innovation, or other identified group). Uses acquired expertise in specialized field/functional area to evaluate candidate skillsets and match to the needs of the business.
Senior IT Recruiter
Are you a highly motivated IT recruiter with a knack for building and executing sourcing and branding plans to attract IT talent who are often passive, engaged in their work, and top performers at their current company? Are you a technology geek and have the proven ability to collaborate, consult and inspire hiring managers to build strong talent profiles- then market & brand, source & assess, select & negotiate, hire & finally onboard top talent?
If your answer is yes, we may be looking for you!
What You Will Do: You will serve as an internal talent acquisition IT consultant to our innovation hiring teams to assess the talent market, identify, attract, and hire top talent while continually providing an exceptional candidate and hiring manager experience.
What You Will Learn: You will be working with a team of ambitious and engaged professionals who bring fresh ideas and diverse perspectives to help us continually shake up the status quo and stay on the forefront of reinventing how we meet our customer needs through technology. We provide an Employee Experience that enables us to engage with the vital talent we need to transform and grow our business and put Transamerica in an industry leadership position, and contribute to the communities we work and live in.
What Success Looks Like:
Build and execute diverse recruiting plans for IT recruiting for Information Security, Digital Delivery, Infrastructure/Network Security, Systems Integration, Systems Architecture, Developers, Identity Management to name a few.
Drive a full life cycle â€œoutcome basedâ€ recruiting process by coaching and assisting managers through all aspects of the recruiting cycle including building strong recruitment profiles, writing branded job description, sourcing, screening and presenting candidates to hiring managers, managing the selection and feedback process, negotiating the offer, and supporting the onboarding process
Be a trusted industry talent advisor to our hiring teams, understanding real job needs at the technical and results level, providing market availability/demand information, as well as knowledge of our talent competitors and feeder pipelines
Partner with leaders to forecast recruiting demand needs and activate pipeline sourcing strategy
Provide an efficient and high-touch experience for every candidate from cold call to offer or decline
Mastery of leveraging various recruiting technologies (CRM, ATS, Boolean, LinkedIn and other social media tools) to market and find the best active and passive candidates
Drive a passion for inclusion and diversity throughout the recruiting process
Engage in talent management projects to improve the Talent Acquisition team's ability to provide a competitive differentiator for Transamerica
What You Need:Bachelor's degree or equivalent relevant experience. Degree in Information Technology or similar strongly degree preferred
5+ years of progressive IT recruiting experience in a corporate and or large search firm environment, including sourcing and full life cycle recruiting responsibilities.
1+ year Financial Services industry recruiting experience (Information Security, Digital Delivery, Infrastructure/Network Security, Systems Integration, Systems Architecture, Developers, Identity Management)
Strong ATS & CRM experience (we use Workday and SmashFly) Boolean, email marketing, and advanced social media skills to market and find the best active and passive candidates are important
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with proven ability to take initiative to build strong, productive relationships to enable you to be a talent consultant.
A track record of personal accountability, strong work ethic, integrity, and proven organizational skills with attention to detail.
Knowledge of local, state and federal regulatory requirements related to areas of functional responsibility
What You Receive:
A Comprehensive Wealth + Health package. It's our passion to empower people, and especially our employees, to add years to their lives and more life to their years. That means a healthy account balance and a healthy body to match. As you'll come to discover, Wealth + Health is a central part of everything we do!
Wealth Benefits; Competitive Pay, Bonus, and Benefits Package; Pension Plan, 401k Match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Tuition Reimbursement, Disability Insurance, Stock Purchase Plan, Employee Discounts, Career Training & Development Opportunities, Certification Sponsorship
Health and Work/Life Balance Benefits; Be Well Company sponsored holistic wellness program which includes Wellness Coaching and reward dollars, Parental Leave, Adoption Assistance, Employee Assistance Program, College Coach Program, Back-up Care Program, Paid Time Off to Volunteer, Employee Matching Gifts Program, Employee Resource Groups, Inclusion and Diversity Programs, Employee Recognition Program.