La-Z-Boy Talent Acquisition Specialist in Monroe, Michigan

Talent Acquisition Specialist

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JOB SUMMARY: This position is responsible for the full recruiting life cycle, including: intake sessions with hiring managers, sourcing, screening, interviewing and recommending external and/or internal candidates, background/drug screening, and new hire paperwork. Develops and maintains strong partnerships with hiring managers to outline recruiting strategy and ensure quality of candidates presented for all open positions. Delivers an exceptional candidate experience in line with company's employment brand. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES (other duties as assigned):

  • Partner with hiring managers to develop targeted recruiting plans to address staffing needs, while ensuring a quality candidate experience and educating managers on legal compliance. Analyze and report on key trends, initiatives, competitive activities, and industry best practices to benchmark activities and measure progress.

  • Identify candidates through the use of internal and external databases/job boards. Source candidates through social media, networking, cold calling, associations, etc. to supplement candidate pools and identify key talent. Act as the point of contact for recruiting agencies when needed. Develop sourcing strategies that support business need and ensure high quality candidate pools.

  • Review applications for employment, comparing qualifications and salary requests to posted requirements. Maintain applicant tracking logs to ensure accurate and up to date information for compliance with state and federal employment law.

  • Conduct pre-screen calls; Schedule and conduct behavioral-based interviews with candidates, using targeted selection interview guides to identify qualified candidates who can successfully align with La-Z-Boy's leadership model and values. Coordinate travel arrangements when necessary.

  • Partner with hiring and human resources business partners to develop a competitive offer of employment. Create and present selected candidate with offer package.

  • Provide regular updates to hiring managers, HR business partners, Talent Acquisition leaders and other stakeholders as appropriate on pipeline development and progress of candidates Develop and maintain relationships with hiring managers and HR business partners. Deliver exceptional candidate experience.

SCOPE & IMPACT: Support the recruiting activities for the World Headquarters, Innovation and other business unit positions.MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree with 2-4 years of relevant experience, or equivalent.

  • Full-cycle recruitment experience, preferably in a corporate environment.

  • High aptitude with applicant tracking systems.

  • Familiar with current employment law related to recruiting and staffing.

  • Up to 10% travel.

PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS: Prior Applicant Management System experience (Jobvite, Workday, Oracle, UltiPro, PeopleSoft, SilkRoad, etc).SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: None


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About Us

Things have really evolved since La-Z-Boy first introduced the recliner in 1928. Over the subsequent decades, our product line has grown to include a myriad of pieces and styles, and our brand name has become highly recognized across the country and around the globe. But throughout our history, one fact remained constant: The La-Z-Boy brand name is synonymous with comfort and quality.

Are you looking to make a comfortable living? There’s no better place to do just that than with the number one name brand, La-Z-Boy! From the furniture we carry to the people who work here, comfort is our business. We have a comprehensive training program that helps our employees grow to their greatest potential- where the sky is the limit. We offer great salaries and a comprehensive benefits package.

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