Are you skilled in discovering talent and connecting them with the right career opportunity? Do you have a passion for creating talent strategies to address hiring needs and are enthusiastic about a challenging and fast-paced working environment? Are you a critical thinker who takes initiative and has a proactive approach to your work style? Would you like to join a team whose philosophy is that leadership exists at every level?
The Senior Talent Acquisition Analyst will partner with Hiring Managers and Departmental Recruitment Coordinators to strategize and execute on hiring plans to bring top talent into the organization. This individual will proactively source candidates through a variety of channels, with a sense of urgency, to meet monthly hiring targets. Additionally, this person will drive the full cycle recruiting process to get the best talent hired efficiently. The Senior Talent Acquisition Analyst will be an Influencer vs Order Taker, possessing strong negotiation and communication skills, as well as strong written skills; with the ability to attract passive candidates through effective messaging and the ability to build and maintain an effective working relationship with senior level hiring managers and peers.
About the Department
The Department of Human Resources comprises a dedicated team of professionals working to support the strategic direction of the City government through the recruitment, development, and retention of a high-quality workforce capable of delivering public services in a complex and stimulating community environment. Through thoughtful planning and the diligent execution of work, the Department of Human Resources focuses on the critical needs of our dynamic organization and its employees. If you are curious for a broader view, click the City of Alexandria to learn more about our great City.
Minimum & Additional Requirements
To be qualify for this role, you must possess a four-year college degree; five years of progressively-responsible human resources experience with a concentration in recruitment/ talent acquisition in the public sector, employee relations, or training; five years experience in Federal, State and City laws, ordinances, rules and regulations pertaining to human resource management; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
To be considered an ideal candidate, a candidate should possess a four-year college degree in Human Resources, Psychology, Business, or related field, seven years of professional recruiting experience including familiarity with applicant tracking systems (ATS).
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $60,000.00 – $70,000.00 per year
Ability to commute/relocate:
Work Location: One location