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Actalent Recruiter in Overland Park, Kansas

Come join our team in Elkridge, MD as we look to expand our recruiting team!

Strategic Recruiting Center Recruiter

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Strategic Recruiting Center Recruiter is responsible for identifying, interviewing, screening and presenting qualified candidates for contract and

permanent positions with Actlanet’s clients. The Strategic Delivery Recruiter strives to enhance Actalent’s reputation for providing the right candidate the first time

and will be responsible for ensuring that only those candidates who are the “perfect fit” for a particular requirement are submitted to a client. Additional

focus is placed on being a specialist with certain industries, clients and skill sets; and developing and applying knowledge regarding talent pools across a variety of

geographic markets.

Essential Functions:

  • Identify qualified candidates by developing and implementing various, creative recruiting tactics

  • Conduct candidate screening (to include interviews, reference checks, skills verification, etc.)

  • Conduct job-specific interviews – present and sell opportunities to candidates; evaluate and assess candidates’ qualifications; and make hiring recommendations to clients based on who is the “perfect fit”

  • Negotiate wage rates with candidates

  • Execute applicable parts of the Perfect Fit Delivery Cycle (PFDC) to identify qualified candidates for submittal to the client

  • Assist candidates with drafting resumes and preparing for interviews with clients based on specific knowledge of the client and the position

  • Provide market, skillset and client-specific intelligence to team leads and provide strategic recommendations

  • Communicate effectively with others in order to create a productive and diverse environment

  • Communicate with peers by sharing recruiting “best practices” and providing accurate, thorough documentation on contract employees in applicant tracking systems or other documentation tools

  • Maintain relationships with industry contacts to gain industry knowledge, identify candidate referrals and to create future business opportunities by obtaining sales leads

  • Establish and maintain relationships and partnerships with recruiters in Actalent’s retail operations

  • Manage and build relationships with contract employees while on assignment. Assess and investigate contractor-related problems, and administer performance counseling, coaching, and disciplinary measures when necessary.

Minimum Education/Experience/Abilities/Skills:

  • Degreed preferred

  • Possess strong written and oral English communication skills.

  • Familiar with Microsoft Word and MS Outlook (or similar email applications).

  • Have a desire to learn and advance in a fast-paced environment , and be capable of regularly using good judgment and discretion to accomplish goals and work requirements.

Special Requirements:

  • Long-term alignment to recruiting and delivery

    The chosen candidate will receive a competitive base salary, commission, and an exceptional benefits package including a comprehensive medical/dental/vision plan, a 401(k) retirement savings plan, and vacation pay

    About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.