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 Acquisition Specialist.
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Do you want to make a difference? Join the world’s largest humanitarian network. The Canadian Red Cross (CRC) Society, a not for profit, humanitarian organization dedicated to helping the most vulnerable in Canada and throughout the world, is currently seeking a Talent Acquisition Specialist. In this position, you will be responsible for the recruitment of all ICRC Delegates from Canada for International deployment. The Talent Acquisition Specialist will contribute to building and strengthening the ICRC recruitment process and building the ICRC delegate pool.
Embedded in the Canadian Red Cross Talent Acquisition team, you will put your expertise at the service of the various divisions and sub-divisions of the ICRC, ensuring that recruitment takes place in accordance with the relevant guidelines, procedures and ethical rules.
You will be responsible for the delivery of the end to end Talent Acquisition service in line with operational requirements: keeping track of human resources needs, screening candidates' applications, conducting interviews and making recruitment decisions in conjunction with the relevant departments. Finally, you will ensure a best-in-class candidate experience throughout the recruitment process while strengthening the partnership between the CRC and the ICRC by building the ICRC talent pool in Canada.
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 combination of experience and education.
Proven experience (at least 3 years) in full-cycle recruitment using various sourcing channels
Experience in the use and maintenance of an applicant tracking systems and databases, preferably Taleo and/ or SuccessFactors
Excellent interpersonal, communication, presentation and networking skills
Self-learner, high degree of autonomy and proven organizational skills.
Bilingualism: English and French
Passion for the humanitarian work
WHAT MAKES YOU GREAT
Your not for profit experience abroad, ideally with the ICRC or CRC
An experience of reporting within a matrix managed environment with multiple management stakeholders
A CHRP designation
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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