Recruiting Associate


July 22, 2021

Organization: Corporate Functions/Human Resources
Location: US - Negotiable
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People in the Corporate Function contribute to the running of Accenture as a high- performance business through specialization within a specific functional area, and grow into internally focused roles by deepening their skills and/or developing new skills within an internal functional area.
Human Resources professionals develop and execute HR strategies, programs and services across one or more parts of the employee lifecycle to attract, develop and retain a highly engaged and differentiated workforce that enables the execution of human capital and business strategies.
Job Summary:
Recruiting Associates serve as a foundational member of the recruiting team. Recruiting Associates interact directly with recruiters, leads and candidates to manage and coordinate various phases of the recruiting process. By learning our recruiting experience, Recruiting Associates will be well-positioned to continue their career path within the recruiting team, the HR team or broader Accenture.
As a key member of our team you will interact directly with the internal employees and candidates in managing and coordinating the various phases of the recruiting experience. We encourage you to apply if you have a passion for talent, innovation and learning agility.
Key Responsibilities:

  • Serve as a process subject matter expert (SME) for all recruiting teams

  • Support the recruiting team by managing and coordinating key activities during the recruiting process (e.g., compliance checks, background check authorizations, candidate expense reimbursement, offer letter creation, onboarding)

  • Utilize Accenture’s applicant tracking system (ATS) and human capital management (HCM) systems to maintain candidate data and reporting

  • Assist recruiting teams on agile tasks including, but not limited to:

    • Interview scheduling

    • Candidate profile review / clean-up

    • System audits / clean-up

    • Event execution (e.g., assessment days)

  • Serves as a liaison for recruiting and shared services team to ensure appropriate support and track necessary task completion

Basic Qualifications:

  • Associate's Degree, Bachelor's Degree, or 4 years of equivalent experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Passion for talent and the recruiting experience

  • Proficient with Excel and PowerPoint

  • Interest in building foundational skills in recruiting

Professional Skills:

  • Detail oriented with a focus on quality results/deliverables

  • Strong organization skills, multi-tasking and time-management skills

  • Desire to work in a fast-paced, high caliber and dynamic environment

  • Strong written and verbal communication

  • Outstanding client service focus

  • Creative thinking

  • Ability to escalate where appropriate

  • Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian

  • Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian

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