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Sr. Talent Sourcer

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Sr. Talent Sourcer

About us:
Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of America’s leading retailers.

Target Human Resources is well known for its signature ability to build the very best teams, and we infuse our work with Target’s distinctive retail brand by continuously experimenting, evolving and innovating. With the chance to positively impact nearly 350,000 people worldwide in our stores, distribution centers and headquarters, you’ll be a strategic partner to both the leaders and the team members who elevate and nurture the Target guest experience. Our dynamic, passionate and responsive team comprises specialized people-professionals from several diverse disciplines. We operate behind the scenes to create a progressive culture of value, respect, reward and professional advancement.

Working within Talent Acquisition, your mission will be to attract new talent and launch people in roles that let them shine. Our Sourcing Team is responsible for executing tactical and strategic hiring across stores, headquarters and global pyramids.  In partnership with recruiters, talent acquisition leaders and hiring managers, works closely to meet hiring needs and develop proactive sourcing strategies to build a bench of talent for future openings that creates a diverse and inclusive culture at Target. 

As a member of the Talent Acquisition team, you’ll act as a brand ambassador in the employer marketplace, telling the story of Target as a top choice in a sea of other places to work, and showing to candidates what it’s really like to work somewhere they already love.  Core responsibilities of this job are described within this job description. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.

About You
•5+ Years of sourcing or full lifecycle experience
•4 year degree or equivalent experience
•Innovative sourcing techniques to identify passive talent by leveraging market intelligence and building robust sourcing strategies including; talent mapping, geographic targeting, cold calling and referrals
•Builds a strong internal and external network to drive talent to our ATS (Workday) or pipeline in our CRM(Avature)
•Strong interpersonal, communication skills, strategic thinking, creativity and problem solving abilities
•Develops industry-specific partnerships for networking purposes
•Proactively conducts research and investigates new ideas to create innovative sourcing strategies
•Conducts candidate screens to evaluate, identify and summarize relevant experience and skills
•Presents passive candidates to recruiters/hiring managers
•Measures performance through data and metrics to track candidates through the sourcing process

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.

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