Talent Acquisition Professional - Central Region / Chicago-Downtown

Northwestern Medicine Chicago, IL
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Exemplifies NMH Service Excellence principles with internal and external customers. Provides high level knowledge of full cycle recruitment for entry level, ancillary and administrative positions which includes, but is not limited to: primarily non-exempt level and union staff. Serves as a trusted advisor and consultative subject matter expert. Utilizes strong candidate assessment skills to conduct behavioral based interviews. Develops strategies to generate top tier candidates to create a robust candidate pipeline both internally and externally for current, as well as, future employment opportunities. Creates and maintains a flow of candidates by utilizing various the following for management level positions, as assigned: Advanced internet searching skills. Industry research. Resume mining. Referrals. Cold calling. Search firm. Other highly advanced recruitment techniques for current and future positions. Serves as a trusted advisor and consultative subject matter expert with hiring managers in the following ways: Executes Service Level Agreement (SLA) and orients new managers to the recruitment process workflow at NMH. Attends leadership meetings to gain knowledge of the department's mission, business strategies, and operational challenges, to effectively assist in recruitment and retention efforts. Offers feedback on the strengths, potential developmental needs and career objectives for candidates. Assists hiring managers in interpreting Human Resource policies and procedures. Proactively recruits across client groups during high volume peak times. Develops, coordinates and monitors effectiveness of recruitment events and programs. Supports the Affirmative Action initiatives by assisting in the development and implementation of strategies to recruit qualified, diverse candidates. Conducts career discussions and prescreens/interviews internal employees. Maintains abreast Human Resources trends via attendance at conferences/workshops, professional affiliations, webinars and literature review. Proactively recruits across client groups during high volume peak times. Develops, coordinates and monitors effectiveness of all recruitment events and programs. Works effectively in a team environment and independently. AA/EOE.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

* Bachelor's Degree or actively pursuing a Bachelor's degree.

* 1-3 years of current full cycle recruitment or multiple agency/organization recruitment experience in a high growth, fast paced environment.

* Strong organizational skills and ability to work in a team-oriented environment.

* Exceptional oral, written and interpersonal communication skills.

* Advanced computer proficiency in MS Word, Outlook, Excel, social networking tools and applicant tracking systems.

* Ability to lift 50 lbs.

Desired,

* Previous healthcare recruitment experience.

* Proficiency in PeopleSoft.

* PHR, AIRS Certification.