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Company: Stand Together
Location: Arlington
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

Location: Arlington, Virginia
Categories: Human Resources
Req ID: 5116


Do people often tell you how easy you are to talk to? Are you in your element when you're building relationships? Everyone can read a resume but reading between the lines to uncover hidden talents is a special skill. We're looking for a Recruiter who knows how to build solid candidate relationships and make hiring recommendations that lead to success. If you're ready for your next big move and are looking for more from your career than just a job, you just found it. Welcome to the Stand Together community.

The Stand Together community works with some of the country's boldest and most innovative social changemakers to remove the barriers that block people from achieving their full potential, and the rest of us from benefiting from their contributions! Working across the political spectrum and focusing on some of the biggest issues our country is facing we are making positive change happen every day in areas like breaking the cycle of poverty, criminal justice reform, immigration, economic recovery, and equal rights (plus so much more!). Our Talent Acquisition team works across our community to find the best talent to meet our business goals and help us drive change where our country needs it most.

As our Recruiter, you will own the candidate-facing side of the recruiting cycle to identify top contributors to elevate our organization and vision. Every day, you will review applications, identify candidates to interview, conduct behavior-based interviews, and make recommendations to your Talent Acquisition Business Partner (TABP) for the top candidates to invest further in. To thrive in this role, your strength is in superior follow-up and follow-through, driving effective hiring recommendations, and taking ownership of the candidate experience from application to offer.

Your Responsibilities Include

  • Applying good judgement and effective prioritization to manage incoming applications and make timely decisions on feedback and next steps
  • Conducting behavioral interviews by phone or video to assess knowledge, skills, and values based on alignment to our vision
  • Owning an elevated candidate experience through high touch communication by call, email, or other means to set expectations and build meaningful relationships towards a successful placement
  • Partnering with TABPs to understand the talent needs of the organization so you can effectively represent the role to candidates and evaluate potential fit
  • Leveraging market knowledge and insights gained through interviews and application review to make recommendations to TABPs informing possible pivots in recruiting strategy
  • Acting as a resource to job seekers by learning, understanding, and effectively articulating concepts including our Market-Based Management - philosophy, compensation philosophy, benefits offerings, and the principles that inform them
  • Identifying ways to experiment and innovate with the screening process and candidate experience
  • Maintaining accurate and well-ordered documentation on all candidates, searches, and other recruiting activities
    Knowledge and Skills You Bring to the Organization
    • 3+ years of professional office environment experience and at least 1+ years of experience in a recruiting, application management, or project management role
    • Excitement for the candidate-facing side of recruiting
    • Demonstrated judgement in driving recommendations
    • Superior time/task management and productivity skills with a demonstrated ability to prioritize in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
    • Excitement and alignment with our vision and belief that free people can do extraordinary things
    • Ability to evaluate candidates based on role requirements and needs to identify their best leveraged opportunity
    • Experience making well-informed hiring recommendations
    • Success in building trust and rapport with candidates
    • Record of success in compensation negotiation
    • Demonstrated ability to be nimble, flexible, and entrepreneurial
    • Experience working on various roles and in a high-volume environment
    • Experience with and knowledge of screening, behavioral interviewing, selection and candidate assessment
    • The willingness and desire to work independently, as well as collaboratively, and to take on additional responsibilities
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Outlook

      About Us

      Stand Together helps social entrepreneurs supercharge their efforts to help people improve their lives. We connect them with passionate partners and the resources necessary to make a greater difference.

      Through our philanthropic community, we tackle some of the nation's biggest challenges so that every person has the opportunity to realize their extraordinary potential.

      Stand Together partners with people from diverse perspectives and backgrounds-including people in education, business, community non-profits, and public policy-to accomplish more together than any of us could on our own.

      Our Values

      Working at Stand Together is different from many other organizations. We have a relentless commitment to a culture based on a business philosophy called Market Based Management - (MBM - ). Informed by the principles that allow a free and open society to flourish, MBM - prepares individuals to innovate, improve, and transform while fostering a healthy, growing organization that creates long-term value for its clients and supporters and fulfillment for its employees.

      We believe that diversity in experiences, perspectives, knowledge and ideas fuels creativity, broadens knowledge, and helps drive success. That's why we're proud to be an equal opportunity employer and strive to treat all employees and applicants with honesty, dignity, respect and sensitivity. We welcome all qualified applicants regardless of color,race, religion, religious creed, sex, gender or gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, ancestry, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy (including medical needs which may arise from pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), military and veteran status, genetic information, marital or familial status, political affiliation, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances.


Keywords: Stand Together, Arlington , Recruiter, Human Resources , Arlington, Virginia

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