Graduate Talent Acquisition Business Partner (12 months Fixed Term)

  • Competitive
  • Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Contract, Full time
  • KPMG Australia
  • 16 Dec 17

See job description for details

KPMG Australia's National Graduate Talent Acquisition Team source and select the best talent for the firm (in an efficient, consistent and cost effective way) an deliver a positive experience to candidates considering joining KPMG. Our role is to work in partnership with the business as experts in sourcing diverse talent.

Recognised in 2017 by the Australian Financial Review as #4 in Australia's Top 100 graduate employers and as Australia's #1 Talent Attractor by Linkedin 2016 for experienced hires, this is a fantastic opportunity to progress your career and join an industry leading firm at a time of growth and substantial success. Our culture is supportive and collaborative that leads by example and encourages you to expand your professional experience.

Your new role

Reporting to the Graduate Talent Acquisition Manager, the role of Graduate Talent Acquisition Business Partner manages the end to end graduate recruitment process for a specific client portfolio. The role requires a strong interest and demonstrated ability in graduate recruitment attraction methods along with successful campaign and project management.

Your key accountabilities will include:

Manage graduate recruitment for a set client portfolio including advertising, brand management, and attraction of candidates to KPMG.
  • Advising and supporting partners, managers and staff on their role in the recruitment process.
  • Manage candidates promptly and professionally throughout the process.
  • Gather, document and analyse qualitative and quantitative data throughout the graduate recruitment campaign.
  • Manage the firm's attendance at a variety of promotional events in the location within agreed parameters (budget and attendance criteria).
  • Develop new methods to promote KPMG on campus.
  • Gather, document and analyse qualitative and quantitative data throughout the graduate recruitment campaign.
  • Accurate input, management and upkeep of the ATS system
  • Manage positive relationships with external bodies to advance the needs, profile and reputation of KPMG - across various forums such as: Industry Groups & Events, TA Vendor Engagement & Performance Management, Tertiary Institutions.
  • Ensure optimal use of TA technologies and ensure data integrity is a priority leading to optimal reporting capability for the TA function.
You bring to the role

To succeed in this challenging position you will ideally hold:
  • Exceptional stakeholder relationship skills with the ability to develop trust and credibility at senior levels
  • Talent Acquisition/Project Management Experience
  • People leadership and development skills
  • End to end recruitment strategy and hiring experience
  • An understanding of a large corporate or professional services environment
  • Highly organised and the ability to work under pressure with competing priorities
  • A passionate people person with exceptional communication and the ability to engage and influence others
What we offer you

We offer rewarding careers for outstanding professionals, ongoing learning and development opportunities, a collaborative and inclusive culture, and flexible and agile work practices that focus on our people's wellbeing to drive innovation and entrepreneurship. We also believe that our business plays a distinct and vital role in helping solve important social and environmental issues; and use our unique skills and expertise to help create positive and lasting impacts for our communities.

We believe diversity of thought, background and experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities. We are consistently recognized as an employer of choice for women, and our inclusive culture promotes the development of our people irrespective of gender, ethnicity, generation, flexible work status, family circumstances, sexual orientation or disability.

This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of KPMG and its ongoing success. So if you want a career where you can use your deep expertise to deliver real results, talk to us first.

Please apply for this position by submitting your confidential application online.

Advertised: 16 Nov 2017 AUS Eastern Daylight Time
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