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  • Sector: Human Resources
  • Function: Recruiter
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  • Expiry Date: 20 October 2021
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2162356_1632176571

Job Number: 2162356

Job Title: Contract Recruiter
Location: Walnut Creek, CA
Temp - 6+ months

Contract Recruiter Responsibilities:
  • Meet with managers and HR to discuss their hiring needs and formulate strategy
  • Design and coordinate the hiring process
  • Source qualified candidates via job sites, databases, networking etc.
  • Help establish connections with professional groups, communities and other organizations
  • Select and present qualified candidates to hiring teams
  • Help hiring teams interview candidates through various methods (e.g. structured interviews, behavioral interviews)
  • Advise hiring managers to help them make better hiring decisions
  • Create reports on hiring progress and other recruiting metrics
  • Assist with onboarding new hires
Contract Recruiter Requirements:
  • Full cycle recruiting experience (minimum 3 years) (Corporate and/or agency or combination) Ability to handle 25+ requisitions
  • Professional, articulate, organizational savvy, solution oriented, multi-tasker, customer service centric, high sense of urgency, excellent communication skills both verbal & written
  • Able to recruit out of organizations both through LinkedIn and direct calling
  • Ability to recruit for all levels from Call Center to Manager (Don't anticipate technical recruiting experience needed, but a plus if they have that experience)
  • Should be very well versed at sourcing on LinkedIn and Indeed plus other tools
  • Workday experience a plus
  • Banking/Finance industry experience a plus

About Nelson:

If you're looking for a new opportunity, the recruiting and staffing experts at Nelson can help. We work with companies of all types and sizes across all industries. We help people like you find exciting roles with employers ranging from Fortune 100, government, and nonprofit organizations to local businesses, industry leaders, and the most agile start-ups. The candidates we work with appreciate our responsive approach, genuine relationships, and exceptional service. With a commitment to transparency, authenticity, and credibility, we look forward to our jobs every day, and we're excited to help you find the job you've been looking for. Nelson is an EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.