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Title:  Senior Consultant, Talent Acquisition - Edmonton, AB






Requisition ID: 67240


Join the Global Community of Scotiabankers to help customers become better off.



As a Senior Consultant, Talent Acquisition, you will lead end-to-end recruitment for our Canadian Retail Banking business line, and play a critical role in shaping the way our Canadian Banking teams are formed across Canada. Join a team that’s focused on innovatively sourcing the best talent, driving a customer-focused mandate, and delivering exceptional candidate experiences. 


Are you the right person for the role?

  • You are passionate about finding the right talent for the right role. You will tirelessly hunt for talent, unwilling to surrender until you have found the right candidate 
  • You’re a consultant: bringing market intel and recommendations into conversations with senior leaders
  • You are always willing to help your teammate, especially when during busy times  
  • You thrive in a fast-paced work environment 
  • You are curious and love to learn
  • You are dedicated to providing exceptional service to both your hiring managers and your candidates 
  • You have boundless amounts of energy 
  • Achieving your goals/targets gives you a great deal of intrinsic satisfaction


What will you do in this role?

  • Lead the end-to-end recruitment process
  • Provide consultation to executives and senior leaders. Understand and advise on their hiring needs. Recruit for senior, complex, and specialized roles 
  • Source and attract candidates through various channels and build a pipeline of candidates for critical, hard-to-fill, and complex roles.
  • Deliver an exceptional candidate experience, building influential candidate relationships to convert them into a successful hire
  • Interview, assess, and screen candidates 
  • Manage the background check process attentively 
  • Champion a customer focused culture to deepen client relationships and leverage broader Bank relationships, systems, and knowledge.
  • Understand how the Bank’s risk appetite and risk culture should be considered in day-to-day activities and decisions. 
  • Champion a high performance environment, meeting metrics and goals, and fostering an inclusive work environment 


Do you have the skills that will enable you to succeed? 

  • You have 3-5 years of progressive recruitment experience
  • You have experience innovatively sourcing candidates for complex roles
  • You have proven consultative ability 
  • You have the ability to build relationships with stakeholders at all levels 
  • You are experienced in behavioural interviewing techniques 
  • You hold a post-secondary degree or diploma 
  • It would be great if you are fluent in French 


What we’re offering:

  • The opportunity to join a forward-thinking company surrounded by a collaborative team of innovative thinkers
  • A rewarding career path with diverse opportunities for professional development
  • A competitive compensation and benefits package 
  • Internal training to support your growth and enhance your skills 
  • An organization committed to making a difference in our communities - for you and our customers
  • We have an inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity, curiosity, and celebrates success!


If you’re interested in helping us shape the future of recruitment, click the “Apply now” button to submit your application. We are hiring for a variety of high impact businesses in recruitment. If you are curious but aren’t sure this role is right for you, please apply anyway - we're transforming and looking for hard-working and innovative individuals to take us to the next level.


Location(s):  Canada : Alberta : Edmonton 

As Canada's International Bank, we are a diverse and global team. We speak more than 100 languages with backgrounds from more than 120 countries. We value the unique skills and experiences each individual brings to the Bank, and are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. If you require accommodation (including, but not limited to, an accessible interview site, alternate format documents, ASL Interpreter, or Assistive Technology) during the recruitment and selection process, please let our Recruitment team know. If you require technical assistance please click here. Candidates must apply directly online to be considered for this role. We thank all applicants for their interest in a career at Scotiabank; however, only those candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.

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