Talent Acquisition Consultant (Fixed Term Contract)

  • Competitive
  • Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Contract, Full time
  • KPMG Australia
  • 17 Feb 18

See job description for details

  • Sydney or Melbourne location
  • Internal Recruitment position with a leading Professional Services Firm
  • Immerse yourself in an inclusive, diverse and supportive culture
KPMG is one of the most trusted and respected global professional services firms. Through depth of expertise, clarity of insight and strength of purpose we help our clients solve complex challenges, steer change, strengthen, transition and grow. We are looking for talented people who share our purpose of inspiring confidence and empowering change for our clients, our people and our communities.

KPMG Australia's National Talent Acquisition (TA) Team is seeking an extraordinary Talent Acquisition Consultant to partner with a key stakeholder group, hiring for a broad range of experienced Hire vacancies. Your focus will be on building exceptional relationships with your stakeholders and delivering proactive solutions to attract a diverse talent pool. The position is a 12 month fixed term contract that could be based at either of our Melbourne or Sydney locations.

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

As part of the national People, Performance & Culture (PPC) Team, you’ll be responsible for delivering recruitment sourcing strategies and building key relationships with the firm's senior leadership. Your key accountabilities will include:
  • End to end management of experienced recruitment for a broad range of service lines
  • Building relationships with senior leaders
    Proactively building talent pools to enhance diversity and our capability to respond quickly to business growth and emerging workforce needs
  • Attend relevant TA, PPC and business events and provide support as required
  • Identify potential TA process improvements and contribute to TA Projects
  • Working collaboratively with our resourcing teams, HR Business Partners and the broader PPC teams to deliver a high quality and seamless service to stakeholders
You bring to the role

To succeed in this challenging position you will ideally have:
  • End to end experience in recruitment processes
  • Experience in sourcing and screening of applicants through a variety of assessment tools
    Ability to establish good networks
  • Experience in agency recruitment as well as an in-house environment will be advantageous
    Exceptional stakeholder relationship skills with the ability to develop trust and credibility at senior levels
  • 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.

Advertised: 13 Feb 2018 AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 11 Mar 2018 AUS Eastern Daylight Time