Job Opportunity with the Canadian Red Cross Society
World Skills Employment Centre is working with the Canadian Red Cross Society to recruit for the position of Talent Sourcing Specialist .
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Do you want to make a difference? Join the world's largest humanitarian network. The Canadian Red Cross Society, a not for profit, humanitarian organization dedicated to helping the most vulnerable in Canada and throughout the world, is currently seeking a Talent Sourcing Specialist. In this position, you will be responsible for sourcing and cultivating the future talent pool in Canada for future missions with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). This will be done through reaching out to potential talent pools and jointly brand the ICRC as well as CRC as attractive employers of choice.
The focus is on relevant associations, social networks, diaspora, academic circles, schools and universities. Branding activities in such places may include conducting campaigns for specific positions, all in line with the geographical, linguistic and operational priorities set by the ICRC and, depending on the emergency level, with a short, mid, or long-term perspective and in direct relation with the respective regional strategic frameworks of the ICRC.
About the Canadian Red Cross (CRC): http://www.redcross.ca/
About the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC): https://www.icrc.org/enWHAT YOU BRING TO THE ORGANIZATION
Bachelor's degree in Human Resources, Business Administration or equivalent.
Proven experience with employer branding and full-cycle recruitment using various sourcing channels
Excellent interpersonal, communication, presentation and networking skills
Self-learner, high degree of autonomy and proven organizational skills.
Bilingualism: English and French
Willingness to travel extensively
Passion for the humanitarian work
WHAT MAKES YOU GREAT
Your not for profit experience abroad, ideally with the ICRC or CRC
An additional language including Spanish Arabic, Russian
An experience in marketing and/or public engagement
WHAT WE OFFER
Various learning and networking opportunities worldwide
Employees Extended Healthcare and Dental plans (premium cost is shared 50/50 with the Canadian Red Cross)
Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP): All employees are entitled to open a RRSP account through voluntary payroll deduction the first of the month following three months of continuous employment
Gym and shower facilities
Conveniently located in the heart of the city of Ottawa between Laurier and Lisgar Street with excellent access to public transportation
The Canadian Red Cross is committed to employment equity, welcomes diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified applicants.Recruitment-related accommodations for persons with disabilities are available on request.
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