Senior IT Recruiter (FLX147-12) Houston, Texas

When you join Kelly Services as an IT Recruiter you will specialize in full-life cycle recruiting of IT talent. You will extend your reach beyond your candidates’ key work experiences to identify opportunities that truly fit their career interests, needs, and goals.   You have two missions:   to ensure 100% client delight, and to find the opportunity, flexibility, and stability candidates need to push their careers to the next level.  

As an IT Recruiter, you are the key element that connects job-seekers with companies looking to hire the right talent.   You are a specialist building lasting relationships and driving candidate engagement throughout the entire placement process.   

We have IT recruiters that are driven to succeed.   We strive to win and are focused on taking market share away from our competitors.  You will play a key role in that success.

As an IT Recruiter, you will be responsible for the following:  
*Sourcing and recruiting qualified Project Managers, Business Analysts, Web Developers, Business Intelligence, Data Warehouse, Network Engineers, ERP, CRM, IT Architects, and Application Development candidates.
*Interfacing with the Hiring Managers, Human Resources and other key stakeholders to ensure client satisfaction and follows processes to achieve SLAs/metrics
*Conducts external searches through strategic sourcing (networking, cold-calling, job board utilization, etc.) to find and attract desired passive candidates
*Develops and maintains extensive and effective networks within professional associations, social and professional networking sites and within the community to ensure a continuous flow of candidates
*Effectively manages the internal applicant process as well as leading external candidates through the hiring process to ensure a positive experience. Will coach each candidate appropriately at every stage of the process including “closing” to drive offer acceptance
*Screens, presents and “sells” qualified candidates to hiring managers
*Executes accurate data capture and timely reporting on key staffing metrics in client’s ATS and/or other tracking mechanism such as Excel
*Maintains understanding and execution of diversity and quality requirements and ensures compliance with legal and client regulations during identification and screening process

Position Requirements     
Minimum education required:  Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent work experience in Business, Human Resources or similar

Our IT Recruiters Possess
*Exceptional organizational, time management, administrative and customer service skills.
*Demonstrated ability to work in a fast paced, intense work environment and adapt to constant changes and competing priorities

*Ability to evaluate and prioritize tasks and work with challenging and demanding clients
*Must have a strong commitment to quality and ethical behavior and maintain high level of confidentiality
*Strong communication, interpersonal and consultative and negotiation skills

Minimum years experience required:  5 years progressively responsible recruiting experience, including proactive/passive sourcing experience; 3+ years recruiting expertise in the Oil & Gas industry required. Must have demonstrated success in recruiting IT disciplines. Preferred experience recruiting professionals with JDE, OBIEE, EDI, Web Development background.