Our client is the world’s most cutting edge home insurance group. They have developed the most sophisticated risk modeling and insurance pricing technologies for home insurance and deploy that technology through their own insurance company.
Their team consists of some of the brightest minds in insurance, software development, finance and operations. Their group includes scientific research & engineering division and their Canadian property & casualty insurance company. Together, this group is working to transform the Canadian and global insurance landscape.
Looking for an exceptional Director of Talent Acquisition to lead group-wide recruiting, onboarding and training of new employees. Our group is entering an accelerated growth phase and our talent acquisition process will be a cornerstone to our success. We are looking for an outgoing, highly motivated individual that can create robust and innovative talent sourcing strategies, implement an effective selection process, and ensure exceptional candidate experience throughout the hiring journey.
The successful candidate will be integral to delivering on strategic vision and growth plan. This role will report directly to the organization’s executive leadership. We are looking for someone who thrives in a high performance culture and is eager for work that is both challenging and constantly evolving.
Design and manage talent acquisition , including recruiting, onboarding and training of new employees.
Develop and maintain an effective, multi-channel pipeline to source external talent through the use of personal & professional networks, job boards and external recruiters
Tailor the talent acquisition strategy to align with the strategic vision of the business by understanding the functional talent requirements in each of the key business units – claims, underwriting, finance, operations & IT.
Partner closely with hiring managers to deeply understand the needs of each business unit and develop bespoke sourcing and hiring approaches to facilitate our strategic growth plan.
Support hiring managers in drafting job postings, performing candidate screenings and conducting initial interviews.
Manage and improve upon the group’s approach to onboarding and training new employees.
Act as the Company’s branding champion to engage talent that embodies the company’s culture
Assist with other HR tasks related to managing the employee experience and supporting the growth of the organization as required.
Track recruitment data and analytics to provide our business with real-time insights.
PREFERRED EXPERIENCE & SKILLS:
- 4+ years of prior experience in talent acquisition
- Demonstrated success in sourcing candidates for entry and management level positions across a range of sectors Experience in high-growth, national scale organizations preferred
- Working knowledge of the regulatory and legal frameworks surrounding employment practices
Knowledge of the structure and operations of insurance companies is a definitive asset, including experience interacting with staff from claims, underwriting, finance, operations and IT functions
- Familiarity with Application Tracking Systems
- Self-starter, taking initiative to ensure your work gets done.
- Strong interpersonal skills.
- Highly collaborative and detail oriented.
- Post-secondary degree
About Insurance Career Network Inc.
Insurance Career Network is a recruitment firm focused exclusively on the insurance industry. Our relationships, knowledge and leading experience enable us to connect leading insurers, brokerage firm and independent adjusting firms with the most talented candidates for each role.
Since 1991, we have been building and nurturing relationships and with over 13,000 registered candidates, we can tap into our highly technical experience for our clients. Our recruiters come directly from insurance related positions and bring a wealth of knowledge to each recruitment assignment.
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