Aperture Education is currently seeking an experienced Talent Acquisition Specialist who will work to provide hands-on full life cycle recruitment. The Talent Acquisition Specialist is responsible for providing proactive recruitment and support for our hiring needs. This role will source, assess, coordinate candidates for openings at all levels and develop and implement innovative and cost-effective recruiting strategies for positions.
Full-cycle recruitment to include job posting, sourcing, interviewing, scheduling interviews, reference checks and offer negotiation.
Build and maintain network of potential candidates through pro-active market research, sourcing, and on-going relationship management.
Collaborate with hiring managers and recruiters to identify and calibrate ideal candidate profiles for hard to fill positions
Develop talent pipelines for future hiring needs
Work closely with the VP of People & Culture to develop recruiting strategies to identify top talent.
Participate in special projects/recruiting initiatives including assessment of best practices in interviewing techniques, leveraging of internal sources of talent and identification of top performers for senior-level vacancies.
Train hiring teams on interviewing best practices & interview bias training.
Work along-side the People & Culture Manager to develop brand awareness of our company culture.
Establish strong partnerships with hiring teams to quickly assess business needs, determine candidate profile and launch a thorough hiring strategy.
Interview candidates within the framework of the position specification. Possess a strong ability to screen, interview and prepare an ideal candidate slate within an appropriate and consistent timeline.
Maintain and report on hiring analytics
Ensure candidate journeys are updated to match the stage they are in.
Lead weekly hiring pulse meeting
Qualifications (Education & Experience)
2+ year’s minimum experience in talent acquisition/hr (Required)
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience
Proficient with Microsoft Office 365 (Required)
Experience with Applicant Tracking Systems
You are stress-resilient, solution-oriented and a real people person.
You can easily prioritize competing priorities; you are energized by switching constantly between administrative, people-oriented, and creative tasks.
You are a clear and effective communicator (written and verbal), with strong interpersonal skills.
You enjoy working in a high-growth, fast-paced environment where the only constant is change, and you have strong organizational skills.
You are excited by the idea of being a champion of our culture.
Remaining in a stationary position, often standing, or sitting for prolonged periods
Repeating motions that may include the wrists, hands and/or fingers.
Professional home office environment including quality internet connection
We Are an Equal Opportunity Employer | Aperture Education does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.
Aperture Education, in compliance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988 provides a drug-free workplace for all employees