Talent Acquisition Leader

Newark, NJ Job ID: 10533 Job Category: Consumer Products

Job ID: EB-2485882128
Category: Consumer Products
Location: Mahwah, NJ

Our client, a leading and innovative brand in consumer durables, is seeking a Talent Acquisition Leader who will be responsible for attracting and hiring top talent in keeping with their belief that human capital is their greatest asset. The Talent Acquisition Leader will play an integral role that is vital to the growth and success of the organization.

Responsibilities include:

• Attract and hire employees of the highest caliber that are a fit with company culture
• Gauge talent recruitment needs and remain abreast of ongoing recruitment requirements
• Proactively network and maintain a strong talent pipeline to service future needs
• Utilize online recruiting and networking platforms and tools
• Respond to potential applicants, and conduct thorough interviews with candidates to ensure they meet expectations
• Provide first impression of company mission and culture and convey relevant information about the organization and the open positions
• Coordinate and schedule interviews of promising candidates with relevant management team members
• Facilitate the negotiations regarding offers of employment

Ideal candidate will have:

• Bachelor’s degree and 5+ years’ experience developing innovative talent acquisition practices for highly technical and creative positions
• Experience in the Consumer Products industry is preferred; experience in IoT, Housewares, or Consumer Electronics is a plus
• Demonstrated experience consulting with hiring managers to define needs, while coaching, leading and taking ownership of the candidate vetting process
• Strong interviewing skills, and ability ascertain interviewees’ technical skills and experiences as well as their soft skills and character traits
• Solid networking and relationship skills; ability to be diligent, thorough and persistent; strong communication, organization and decision-making skills; ability to work under pressure