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Talent Acquisition Sourcing Specialist

Company: Smithfield Foods
Location: Smithfield
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Job Description:

Your OpportunityThe Human Resources team is searching for ambitious personnel to join their everyday mission to discover, hire, and retain great talent. You would be instrumental in achieving Smithfield's goal to become the #1 consumer packaged goods company in the world! The primary focus of the Talent Acquisition Sourcing Specialist is to attract and hire a qualified pool of talent for corporate positions within our organization. The goal of this role is to get the right candidate in the door at the right time. This position works closely with Talent Acquisition and HR Managers to understand workforce needs and to develop an approach to filling the pipeline with qualified individuals from diverse candidate pools. Core Responsibilities Manages the identification and outreach to passive candidates in the effort to build pipelines of candidates for specifically assigned requisitions and talent pools. Collaborates with the Talent Acquisition team to assess needs, develop sourcing strategy, and implement sourcing plans to meet the needs of various functional areas. Research and source resumes from varied sources, with a focus on online job boards and networking, for skills in support of current openings and building a talent pipeline. Online job boards to include, LinkedIn, Careers in Food, etc. Responsible for sourcing and screening candidates, scheduling interviews, and maintaining candidate communication in a fast-paced environment. Maintains professional network of candidates, and maintain the highest standards of customer service, integrity, and professionalism Develops and executes innovative solutions for sourcing candidates. Assists in oversight and maintenance of affirmative action data to ensure compliance in all recruitment, promotions, and transfer processes. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. May perform other duties as assigned. QualificationsTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions. Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited four-year college or university, or equivalent combination of education and experience; required. Extensive knowledge of internet search engine capabilities and hands-on experience conducting research or sourcing people on server-based applicant tracking system, and online sourcing tools (LinkedIn, indeed, etc.) Fundamental interviewing skills experience, required. Knowledge of Federal, State, and employment regulations and policies, preferred. Proficient in Word, PowerPoint, and Excel. Strong initiative and solid judgment. Strong interpersonal skills; ability to build relationships both within and outside the organization. Strong multi-tasking and organizational skills. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to work well with others in fast paced, dynamic environment. Ability to be respectful, approachable and team oriented while building strong working relationships and a positive work environment. Career BenefitsTo learn more about Smithfield's benefits, visit Work at Smithfield Foods? We are committed to meeting our employees' needs, addressing their concerns and helping them enjoy rewarding careers with our company. PEOPLE MATTERWith more than 60,000 jobs globally, our employees drive our success. We strive to create a fair, ethical and rewarding work environment.GROWTH & DEVELOPMENTWorking at Smithfield isn't just a job - it's the foundation for a lifelong career with training designed to help you advance professionally.BENEFITSOur people matter. That's why we offer excellent, comprehensive benefits packages to our full-time employees.SUSTAINABILITY PLEDGESustainability is ingrained in our culture and guides how we operate. We believe in innovating for the future.About Smithfield Foods Headquartered in Smithfield, Va. since 1936, Smithfield Foods, Inc. is an American food company with agricultural roots and a global reach. With more than 60,000 jobs globally, we are dedicated to producing "Good food. Responsibly®" and serve as one of the world's leading vertically integrated protein companies. We have pioneered sustainability standards for more than two decades, including our industry-leading commitments to become carbon negative in U.S. company-owned operations and reduce GHG emissions 30 percent across our entire U.S. value chain by 2030. We believe in the power of protein to end food insecurity and have donated hundreds of millions of food servings to our communities. Smithfield boasts a portfolio of high-quality iconic brands, such as Smithfield ® , Eckrich ® and Nathan's Famous ® , among many others. For more information connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram. EEO/AA Information Smithfield is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, gender identity, protected veterans status, status as a disabled individual or any other protected group status or non-job characteristic as directed by law.

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