Talent Acquisition Consultant

About us
We want to inspire staff to share Curtin’s vision of becoming a leading global university and to proudly work with us to achieve that goal. Curtin is a large, culturally diverse university spread across multiple campuses and countries, with many others joining us online. To connect us across these diverse locations, we will provide work and study environments that are inclusive and collaborative. We will provide development and support services that will enable our people to flourish and we will demonstrate strong, values-driven leadership that builds trust across the University, modelling our values of integrity, respect, courage, excellence and impact.
About the role
Reporting to the Talent Acquisition Manager, this is quite simply a business partnering role responsible for end to end recruitment, stakeholder engagement, and candidate management. Partnering with HRBP’s with the support of TA Administrators, you will be the go-to person for everything and anything talent acquisition. Manage the recruitment of a diverse range of roles across the central professional portfolio such as; corporate services, student services, properties & facilities, legal and our Centre for Aboriginal Studies.

Here's some of the things you’ll do;

  • Conduct job briefs with hiring managers
  • Develop appropriate sourcing strategies to identify the best talent in the market
  • Keep on top of workforce planning and talent pool initiatives to forecast future workload
  • Provide a positive candidate experience through extensive screening and assessment contact and regular contact until their first day on the job
  • Database management to track results and ensure accurate reporting
  • Talent pool strong candidates including silver medalists
  • Ensure all recruitment practices are in line with diversity and inclusion strategies and any other policies and initiatives
  • Engage and manage agencies when required
  • Keep up to date with the latest best practice talent acquisition tools and technology  

Why choose Curtin  

  • We are ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide (ARWU 2018 and QS World University Rankings 2019)
  • Curtin continues to be a leader in reconciliation in the Higher Education sector, being one of the first Universities to receive accreditation for an Elevate RAP - the highest level within Reconciliation Australia’s Workplace RAP Framework
  • The University has recently been named as one of Australia’s Inclusive Employers for 2019-2020 by the Diversity Council of Australia (DCA)
  • Above the norm parental and partner leave; 26 weeks for birth mother as the primary caregiver and 14 weeks for partner, with qualifying periods!
  • Further training, study and professional development on offer

For further information on Curtin and all of our employee benefits visit https://about.curtin.edu.au/jobs/

We are looking for someone with…

  • Recent and relevant experience in end to end recruitment
  • Knowledge and understanding of current industry trends and best practice tools and technology
  • Ability to manage candidates ensuring a positive candidate experience whilst promoting the organisations employee value proposition including diversity and inclusion policies
  • Experience maintaining applicant tracking systems with candidate details, talent pooling, pipelining and using the system for regular communications and updates to candidates
  • A strong track record of cultivating high quality candidates via modern and traditional channels
  • Ability to work autonomously but collaboratively with peers and internal stakeholders to provide a timely service
  • Experience managing senior stakeholders and the ability to influence at all levels
  • Exposure to the Higher Education sector or a broad skillset across corporate service recruitment will be viewed favourably
  • Agency management and engagement

Next steps

Please apply on-line with a cover letter and resume to enable us to assess your suitability for the role. If you require reasonable accommodation to participate in the recruitment process please advise in your cover letter. 

Please apply via the attached link, we cannot accept resumes sent to the above contact.

Applications close: 9:00 PM AWST, Monday 16 March 2020


Curtin reserves the right at its sole discretion to withdraw from the recruitment process, not to make an appointment, or to appoint by invitation, at any time. We reserve the right to remove the advert earlier than the date on the advert.

16/03/2020 $0 Perth 1 Human Resources & Recruitment
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