Recruiter - Distribution Operations


Responsible for partnering with HR, Business and Recruiting colleagues to identify and qualify candidates and drive the recruitment process from onset through offer.

•    Ownership of the entire high-volume recruitment process including requisition approval, hiring manager briefing, job advertising, candidate sourcing, application review, candidate screening, interview strategy and offer process.
•    Leverage relevant advertising resources to create awareness and attract qualified applications for key roles within your area of responsibility.
•    Leverage candidate databases (internal and external) to identify prospective candidates to create awareness and invite them to apply for open positions including cold calling prospects.
•    Build and maintain candidate pools of strong former candidates and new prospective candidates within the functional area that your support.
•    Conduct weekly check-ins with active candidates and hiring managers throughout the entire recruiting process for each role.
•    Plan and participate in strategic planning meetings with key business partners to understand current and upcoming requirements in order to build a plan on how to effectively recruit for positions within your area of responsibility.
•    Partner with recruiting and sourcing colleagues to share candidates and jobs to encourage a collaborative hiring process.
•    Utilize recruitment systems effectively following key standards, documenting key actions and ensuring all data is accurate for reporting purposes.
•    Support additional recruitment initiatives as needed.

•    Ability to multi-task and prioritize workload in a fast-paced environment.
•    Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills.
•    Strong written and verbal communication skills.
•    Ability to manage change and influence hiring behavior.
•    Ability to set clear goals and deliver into key objectives with minimal supervision.
•    Good ability to understand business needs and assess talent against those needs.

•    Strong ability to collaborate within their team, HR, and the Distribution Operations team. 
•    Strong knowledge of key players within your recruiting team, HR team and business area of responsibility.
•    Demonstrated ability to collaborate with team members and business to achieve goals.

•    Independently able to perform the responsibilities of the job and makes decisions with minimal supervision.
•    Demonstrated ability to push back/influence the business to drive best hiring practices.
•    Understands how to navigate challenges independently.
•    Good ability to give and receive feedback.

•    Demonstrated ability to think critically and formulate opinions and strategies to solve moderate to complex recruiting challenges.
•    Consistently displays curiosity by asking questions and identifying ways to make improvement to better TA processes.
•    Demonstrated ability to pick up new tasks quickly and independently.
•    Process improvement mindset to think beyond the current state towards what could be and independently brings forward solutions.
•    Open-mindedness to new ideas, new tasks and new strategies.

•    University Degree Preferred
•    Strong proficiency with technology and grasping new technology solutions.
•    Track record for delivering high impact customer experiences and implementing new solutions to support their business area.
•    Track record of driving globally recruiting initiatives (i.e. proactive recruiting, internal recruiting, diversity, etc) and achieving goals.
•    Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a customer facing role and 1 year of experience as a recruiter.
•    Demonstrates a consistently high level of experience to recruiters, candidates and hiring managers.
•    Demonstrated ability to drive holistic recruitment strategy (i.e. employer branding, social recruiting, etc.)


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Job Title:  Recruiter - Distribution Operations

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Brantford
TEAM:  Human Resources
State:  ON
Country/Region:  CA
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  445986
Date:  Jun 23, 2022