Jul 17, 2017

United States of America: Staffing Specialist

NGO/UN Job Vacancy



Organization: World Vision
Country: United States of America
Closing date: 24 Jul 2017

World Vision is a relief, development and advocacy organisation devoted to improving the lives of children, families and their communities around the world. Our 42,000+ staff members working in more than 90 countries are united through our ethos, mission and shared desire for all individuals, especially children, to overcome poverty, inequality and injustice.

Here’s where you come in:

As Staffing Specialist you will provide effective, transparent and legally compliant staffing services to a designated group of hiring managers based in U.S. (domestic) and internationally, as well as, provide interim (Maternity leave coverage) for regions when needed. You will become a trusted partner to our hiring managers, focused on delivering quality customer service and identifying outstanding talent, resulting in more effective ministry to the communities and children we seek to serve. This is accomplished through the forecasting, sourcing, screening, assessment and placement of executive, professional and technical personnel in a timely and cost effective manner. This will be accomplished through a strong customer service orientation along with the ability to anticipate emerging organizational staffing trends and external market trends.

Requirements include:

  • Bachelor’s degree and/or equivalent of 5+ years of on the job training in recruitment, executive/contingency search including talent acquisition sourcing.
  • Experience in recruitment of professional and technical positions is required.
  • Understanding of global labour laws and experience in recruiting international staff highly desirable.
  • Ability to manage full-cycle recruiting experience (applicant sourcing, resume screening, applicant assessment and interview, negotiating contracts). Targeted Selection certification or behavioural interviewing is a plus.
  • Must have strong interpersonal, negotiation and oral/written communication skills. Ability to provide high-level customer service required.
  • Fluency in English; prefer second language in Spanish, French.
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally up to 4 weeks per year if required.

How to apply:

Is this the job for you?

World Vision is dedicated to our team members’ development and their success. We aspire for all employees to be fulfilled through their work and their contributions to an organisation working to provide long-term sustainable solutions to the world’s most vulnerable people.

Find the full responsibilities and requirements for this position online and apply by the closing date

24 July 2017. For more information on World Vision International, please visit our website: www.wvi.org. Due to the number of applications received, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.