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Display Goodwill’s Core Values – Respect, Excellence and Integrity.
The Talent Acquisition Specialist is responsible for driving effective and efficient recruitment for Goodwill Industries of Kentucky. This position manages the full life-cycle of recruitment activities, and acts as an ambassador for Goodwill and our employment brand.

Essential Job Functions:

Gathers job posting requests from hiring managers and verifying that the appropriate approvals have been granted.
Posts job openings internally and externally; including with Affirmative Action agency partners.
Reviews applications and conducts phone screens for candidates that meet qualifications.
Coordinates interviews and provides interview packets for interview preparation.
Creates and maintains interview question guides for all open positions.
Relationship management to include advisement, coaching, influencing and training related to staffing.
Builds and manages the talent pool; including job fairs, campus visits and/or other community recruitment events.
Maintains an organized and accurate record of recruitment activities in applicant tracking system.
Administers and tracks pre-employment checks and assessments (background, credit, drug, and skills related).
Participates in Talent Development planning and execution of development programs.
Performs other duties as assigned.

Bachelor’s degree in HR, Business or related field preferred; commensurate experience considered.
Minimum of 3 yrs. related recruitment and/or talent development experience.
Must be a highly motivated and a self-starter with a proven record of handling multiple projects and initiatives.
Must have proven track record of recruiting in a fast-growing organization.
Must have experience working with an Applicant Tracking System.
Must be proficient in Microsoft Suite: Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Must have strong skills in candidate pipeline generation and use of social media tools.
Must be able to travel within the region; this may be required up to 25% of the time.
Must follow all safety procedures and correct safety issues, if possible.
Must have reliable transportation to and from work.
Must have valid driver’s license and insurance.
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Goodwill Industries of Kentucky is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation /Gender Identity

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