Harris Corporation Corporate Talent Acquisition Specialist - Melbourne, FL in Melbourne, Florida

Corporate Talent Acquisition Specialist - Melbourne, FL 6/7/18--Talent AcquisitionUSA - FL - Melbourne




Job ID: CHQ20180706-25153


Title: Corporate Talent Acquisition Specialist - Melbourne, FL

Job ID: CHQ20180706-25153

Location: Melbourne, FL

Job Description:

Harris is seeking a Full Lifecycle Corporate Recruiter Specialist. This position will responsible for sourcing, screening, qualifying, interviewing and managing candidate relationships in order to place new hire exempt and nonexempt employees for the Corporate Headquarters positions. The ability to develop strong communication channels with internal and external clients is crucial to success in this position. To achieve this, the right individual must provide “World Class Service” to candidates and internal clients, acting with the greatest amount of professionalism and expressing the highest sense of urgency. This position requires recruitment of all levels of talent, spanning multiple skill bases.

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Demonstrate ability to apply a business mindset to the talent acquisition function

  • Leverage data and market intelligence to develop and execute staffing strategies

  • Successfully blend diversity, regulatory requirements and business strategy throughout the recruitment process

  • Proactive tracking of progress and all work in our applicant tracking system (PeopleFluent).

  • Demonstrate a deep understanding of the external recruiting landscape within their function

  • Ability to successfully source and attract passive external talent using multiple sources including Boolean search methodology and execution

  • Attain a high-level understanding of our business, program, technological and cultural challenges

  • Demonstrate uncompromising ethical standards, integrity and respect for people

  • Maintain composure under stress and understand how externalized emotions impact others

  • Serve as a steward of the company; placing the needs of the company/ department before personal goals

  • Influence hiring managers, executives, candidates and peers by developing trusting relationships

  • Operate with a high sense of urgency (action-oriented)

  • Consistently promote and adhere to compliance, diversity and talent acquisition processes

  • Self-govern staffing data (always ensures integrity of values captured)

  • Accurately assesses candidates (via in-person or phone) for cultural, competency and skill fit

  • Quickly synthesizes candidate and hiring manager feedback

  • Routinely pre-close candidates (early in the process) to ensure high acceptance rates- Effectively partner with sourcing team to ensure pipeline targets meet business objectives


  • Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 4 years of recruiting, human resources or related experience

  • Experience with OFCCP compliance

  • Experience sourcing external passive talent

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree is preferred

  • Experience with Applicant Tracking Systems including PeopleFluent

  • Previous experience in agency and/or corporate recruiting

  • Progressive knowledge and expertise in sourcing methodologies, candidate assessment/interviewing, selection of talent, and closing strategies (negotiations, etc.)

  • Strong understanding of Boolean search methodology and execution

  • Strong experience with Microsoft office Suite (Word, Excel, outlook)

  • Strong organizational and communication (written & verbal) skills.

  • Demonstrated personal accountability and integrity

  • HR Generalist experience

  • Understanding of U.S. employment law

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

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Expertise--Talent Acquisition

LocationUSA - FL - Melbourne