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Title:  Senior Consultant, Talent Acquisition (1 year contract) - Toronto, ON



Requisition ID: 65618


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


As the Senior Consultant, Talent Acquisition, you will contribute to the overall success of the Recruitment Delivery team in Canada ensuring specific individual goals, plans, initiatives are executed / delivered in support of the team’s business strategies and objectives. You will ensure all activities conducted are in compliance with governing regulations, internal policies and procedures.


Key Accountabilities


  • Champions a customer focused culture to deepen client relationships and leverage broader Bank relationships, systems and knowledge.
  • Supports more complex business lines working with executives and senior leaders and recruits for senior, complex and specialized roles
  • Partners with Consultants, Talent Acquisition, Sourcing & Research Associates and Hire & Onboarding Administrators to develop a robust candidate pipeline, acquire the best people and ensure a smooth candidate experience
  • Proactively sources and attracts candidates through various channels and build a pipeline of candidates for all critical, difficult to fill and complex roles
  • Proactively monitors developments in the external labour market and broader industry, in order to bring trends and best practices into the Bank
  • Manages complex compensation negotiations with candidates and engages Total Rewards as required
  • Leads the end-to-end candidate experience; acts as a point of contact and builds influential candidate relationships during the selection process
  • Partners with executive and senior leader hiring managers from intake through to advising on hiring decisions to successfully convert candidate to new hires
  • Interviews, assesses and screens candidates


Education/Work experience/Designations


  • At least 3-5 years of progressive recruitment experience with a focus in sourcing talent
  • Proven ability to conduct intake meetings with leaders at all levels
  • Experience sourcing candidates for complex roles
  • Experience working with aligned business/function/geography
  • Demonstrated expertise in behavioural interviewing techniques
  • Creative content creation, ability to form unique operating models to support the business
  • Possesses clear sense of urgency and ability to make decisions at a high pace
  • Familiarity with SuccessFactors Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) and other sourcing tools considered an asset
  • Post-secondary degree or diploma preferred


This position is a 1-year contract.


Location(s):  Toronto

As Canada’s International Bank, we are a leader when it comes to inclusion. We are a diverse and global team, speaking 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. Candidates selected for an interview will be contacted directly.  If you require accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know. We will work with you to provide as seamless a recruitment experience as possible.


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