Associate Recruiter

CorTalent - Minneapolis, MN, United States

Position Overview:

CorTalent is seeking an Associate Recruiter to proactively support project-based client work. The person in this role will work as part of a team to provide support in the areas of research, sourcing, calling, interviewing, and presenting of qualified candidates. This person will help develop, implement, and follow the policies, procedures and best practices of CorTalent's recruiting process. Specific areas of expertise needed include, but are not limited to, the ability to effectively research and manage multiple priorities at once; producing work with a high attention to detail and thoroughness, and proven experience working in an efficient and process-oriented manner.



  • Assists in researching, developing and executing advertising, recruiting strategies, and talent sourcing channels for attracting candidates - utilizing this knowledge to build a network
  • Networks within community/social groups and uses personal connections to generate applicant leads
  • Creatively sources candidates through cold calling, associations, LinkedIn, rosters, Colleges, Universities, networking etc.
  • Builds networks to find qualified passive candidates
  • Posts new openings on ATS, LinkedIn, and other appropriate sites
  • Qualifies candidates via phone and video
  • Assists in arrangement of client on-site interviews, reference checks, background checks, assessments and on-boarding as requested
  • Learns how to recognize the culture needs of each Client
  • Demonstrates the want and desire to grow in recruiting knowledge and ability



  • Successfully tracks, maintain and updates a record of all candidates interviewing for open positions and tracks all resources used for positions being worked on for clients
  • Maintains detailed records of all client and candidate information and communications
  • Collaborates and maintains regular contact with the project team regarding hiring needs, areas of focus and 'must haves' of the client to secure the best talent
  • Performs administrative tasks as designated by Manager




  • Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university preferred
  • 2+ years of experience in research, marketing, high level administrative tasks and working directly with customers/clients in a professional setting
  • Efficient in Microsoft products including Word, Excel and Power Point
  • Efficient in using social media tools and techniques



  • Project Management – Effective coordination, implementation and change management skills
  • Driven – Works with a sense of urgency, has a strong desire to succeed
  • Problem Solving – Innovative, analytical, inquisitive, develops creative solutions
  • Organization – Attention to detail, thorough, creates efficiency, successful time-management, proven ability to multitask and prioritize in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Communication – Demonstrated proficiency in verbal, written and listening skills; ability to write reports and business correspondence, and to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, applicants, etc.
  • Customer Service – Conducts self professionally, skillfully and efficiently manage client needs, responds promptly to clients at all times, treats others with respect
  • Interpersonal – Maintains confidentiality, keeps emotions under control, approaches others tactfully, works with honesty, integrity and ethics
  • Leadership – Continually to develop ones' skills and encourages growth, strong ability to work independently, inspires and motivates others to perform successfully, ability to bring new ideas to the table
  • Teamwork – Balances team and individual goals, exhibits objectivity and openness to others' ideas and viewpoints, gives and welcomes feedback
  • Business Acumen – Contributes to profits and revenue, understands business implications of decisions, demonstrates knowledge of market and competition

Personal Attributes:

  • Demonstrates innovation/creativity in work
  • Focused on understanding, meeting and exceeding customer expectations
  • Demonstrates honesty and integrity in work and relationships
  • Possesses strong work ethic and takes ownership of both company and client goals/objectives
  • Demonstrates leadership principles with internal and external customers
  • Focused on collaboration and team work for the mutual success of the company and its employees
  • Demonstrates a willingness to sacrifice personal time for the company as conditions warrant

CorTalent Values:

  • Always do what's right- Admit to your mistakes and ALWAYS take the high road
  • Continuously strives for excellence- Be a life-long learner – continuously seek improvements
  • Protects our reputation- Act professionally and with integrity
  • Consistent, Clear Communication- Take initiative to make sure you and others understand – don't assume
  • Fresh and fun - Be innovative, creative and take calculated risks – stay positive and have FUN!

Posted On: Thursday, July 15, 2021
Compensation: $25.00

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