20 days old

Director of Talent Acquisition

Dartmouth College
Hanover, New Hampshire 03755
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Position Purpose:

The Director of Talent Acquisition leads the strategic recruitment and staffing initiatives for Dartmouth's non-academic roles through effective planning and operational management. Develops creative and effective marketing, sourcing and selection processes to drive success in recruitment and retention outcomes. Promotes and drives diversity and inclusivity in all selection processes. Ensures optimal quality, cost, and service outcomes through operational metrics. Builds and maintains strong relationships with new and existing campus partners.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Leads, coaches and develops a productive team of talent acquisition consultants. – 20%
  • Ensures compliance in Recruiting, through effective collaboration and process design. – 15%
  • Creates, implements and monitors creative talent acquisition strategies to proactively build an ongoing pipeline of qualified diverse talent.- 20%
  • Maintains a recruitment portfolio. – 10%
  • Manages efficient recruiting, interviewing and hiring systems and processes ensuring a positive candidate experience from the initial contact through Onboarding. – 15%
  • Supervises all recruitment marketing activities including: social media such as LinkedIn, Twitter and targeted email campaigns, and all collaterals and materials. – 10%
  • Represent Dartmouth at career fairs, conferences and other key on and off campus events to identify and recruit top talent. – 10%
  • Demonstrates a commitment to diversity, inclusion, and cultural awareness through actions, interactions, and communications with others.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 8 year's relevant work experience
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Fluency in web-based recruiting tools, including social media and job boards, and applicant tracking systems.
  • Supervisory experience


Preferred Qualifications

  • 8 or more years of experience in HR, academic administration, nonprofit management, or related field with an expertise in Talent Acquisition and demonstrated capability in recruiting and team management
  • Proven record of developing and effectively managing recruitment programs, projects, and initiatives
  • Able to lead a high-performance team that focuses on ongoing improvement and results
  • Ability to prioritize work, manage multiple tasks and projects, and function effectively as a selfdirected leader of multiple initiatives
  • Ability to influence others, gather information from individuals and groups, build collaborative relationships and develop rapport within HR and across the organization at all levels
  • Experience leading and facilitating hiring manager training programs
  • Experience with Onboarding systems and processes
  • Strong people and project management skills, and ability to apply these skills in effective working partnerships across organizational lines
  • Knowledge of OFCCP regulations preferred
  • Proficiency with MS Office software including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint


For additional information and to apply, please visit https://searchjobs.dartmouth.edu/postings/46977


Special Instructions to Applicants:


Employment in this position is contingent upon consent to and successful completion of a pre-employment background check, which may include a criminal background check, reference checks, verification of work history, and verification of any required academic credentials, licenses, and/or certifications, with results acceptable to Dartmouth College. A criminal conviction will not automatically disqualify an applicant from employment. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.


Dartmouth College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other legally protected status. Applications by members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged.

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