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Human Resources Specialist in Richmond, VA at Headway Workforce Solutions

Date Posted: 11/27/2018

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Job Description

Headway Workforce Solutions is currently seeking a Human Resource Specialist for a contract opportunity in Richmond, VA. This is a great opportunity to work with one of the world’s leading suppliers of a wide range of products, solutions and services in the field of energy technology. ***This is RECRUITER POSITION*** This position provides recruiting support in addition to partnering closely with field HR and business leadership to execute a recruiting strategy that is consistent with the business goals. The successful candidate must be able to build and cultivate strong, long-term relationships with Human Resources, the management team, and prospective candidates.


Responsibilities:
  • Evaluates applicants by discussing job requirements and applicant qualifications with managers
  • Counsel hiring managers on issues such as recruiting trends, industry best practices, and diversity
  • Screens and phone interviews applicants based upon job description and job qualifications
  • Work with Staffing Administrator to schedule testing and face-to-face interviews with candidates
  • Work with HR and hiring managers to develop appropriate job offers for candidates
  • Follow up with unsuccessful candidates
  • Updates applicant tracking system as necessary

Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 2 years full life cycle recruiting experience
  • Proficient and have proven track record of sourcing, screening, and presenting qualified, diverse candidates
  • Demonstrated experience building relationships
  • Must demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills and work well in a team environment
  • Previous experience utilizing an applicant tracking system is preferred

Physical Requirements:
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to walk, stand, sit, talk or hear
  • The employee is occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms

Additional Information:
  • This is a 6 month contract
  • 40 Hours per week

Headway provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Headway complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training