Talent Acquisition Specialist

    • Washington, DC

Our client is looking for a fast-paced and experienced Talent Acquisition Specialist to join their growing team in Arlington, VA.This role is an integral partner in administering recruiting activities and building candidate relationships.The ideal candidate will work effectively with internal and external clients and candidates, possess great communication skills, have the ability to adapt to a changing environment.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • The Talent Acquisition Specialist will manage and recommend external recruitment agencies to meet recruitment needs
  • The Talent Acquisition Specialist will serve as a liaison for all parties involved in the hiring process
  • The Talent Acquisition Specialist will administer and monitor applicant workflow through Applicant Tracking System
  • The Talent Acquisition Specialist will identify areas of improvement for candidate experience and hiring process
  • Distribute offer letter documentation
  • Initiate background check and drug screening
  • The Talent Acquisition Specialist will maintain and update department metrics
  • Assist in all other recruitment activities as needed


  • Bachelor's Degree in related field or relevant experience
  • 1 - 3 years of experience in a recruitment capacity
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Ability to work on multiple projects
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, quickly changing environment

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