Talent Acquisition Specialist in Durham, NC with Greene Resources

Date Posted: 1/6/2022

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Job Number: 43076

Talent Acquisition Specialist

Job Description:

Our client is hiring a contract Talent Acquisition Specialist to join their growing People Team. The Talent Acquisition Specialist is responsible for developing and executing full-cycle recruiting initiatives in order to find and attract world-class talent. Our ideal candidate has proven success recruiting top talent, is a motivated self-starter who is goal-oriented and results-driven, has a high level of integrity, and thrives in a fast-paced environment.


  • Partner with hiring managers globally to understand hiring needs and drive talent attraction

  • Manage the full life cycle of recruiting, for both technical and professional roles, including sourcing, screening, assessing, interviewing, evaluating, and closing candidates

  • Develop and execute sourcing strategies, and communicate regularly with appropriate stakeholders

  • Conduct in-depth interviews alongside various hiring managers within the company

  • Develop and maintain strong working relationships with People Team members, staffing vendors, and other sources to help identify and source qualified talent

  • Develop and maintain a pipeline of key talent available for current and future hires

  • Represent the company and communicate the employer brand to prospective employees, and consistently provide a high level of customer service

  • Develop, implement, and oversee the use of recruitment initiatives; drive the employee referral program

  • Use ATS to manage candidates, collect recruitment data, and generate reports

  • Use various techniques to proactively source talent

  • Prepare offer letters, employment agreements, etc.

  • Post jobs in applicant tracking system (ATS) and our careers page & on external job boards

  • Other projects and responsibilities related to Talent Acquisition

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Human Resources, or related field

Desired Background/Skills:


    • Minimum of 2 years relevant experience, particularly in technical or specialized roles

    • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple deadlines

    • Demonstrated knowledge of recruitment best practices

    • Proficiency in ATS systems

    • Knowledge of federal, state, and local labor laws and regulations

    • Ability to work effectively and deal with ambiguity

    • Open to change and new information; adapts behavior or work methods in response to new information, changing conditions, or unexpected obstacles

    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

    • Ability to work with highly confidential information

    • High level of initiative, effort, and commitment towards achieving results

    • Ability to work with minimal supervision

    Other Information:

      Greene Resources is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.