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Associate Talent Sourcer at Activision Publishing Inc

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Santa Monica, California

Job Description:

Activision is on the hunt for a razor-sharp Sourcer to identify
and engage top talent for the company. As a Sourcer you will take on the
initial contact and pipelining of talent, and manage candidates up to the
interview process with our various US and International locations. You will
communicate intelligently with your sourced candidates, persuade them to engage
and interview within the Studio world at Activision, and then liaise with
Hiring Managers and the Recruiting Team alike to maximize their candidate
experience.

 

What you'll be doing...



  • Utilize
    knowledge of multiple recruiting sources and advanced sourcing techniques
    to identify candidates

  • Source
    passive candidates through referrals, networking, internet searches, etc.

  • Generate
    qualified candidates through Direct Sourcing via telephone and/or email

  • Maintain
    accurate and thorough documentation within the company's candidate
    database

  • Interview
    and screen potential candidates including: face-to-face, phone interviews,
    and reference checking

  • Screen
    candidates for availability, interest level, salary range, relocation
    needs, etc.

  • Attending,
    organizing and working recruiting events both on and off site

 

 

What you'll be doing...


  • Utilize knowledge of multiple recruiting sources and
    advanced sourcing techniques to identify candidates

  • Source passive candidates through referrals,
    networking, internet searches, etc.

  • Generate qualified candidates through Direct Sourcing
    via telephone and/or email.

  • Maintain accurate and thorough documentation within the
    company's candidate database.

  • Interview and screen potential candidates including:
    face-to-face, phone interviews, and reference checking

  • Screen candidates for availability, interest level,
    salary range, relocation needs, etc.

  • Attending, organizing and working recruiting events
    both on and off site

 

The skills and
experience you'll bring...


  • A minimum of one to two (1-2) years of relevant
    experience sourcing required – including gaming environments such as Art,
    Animation, Engineering, Design and Production.

  • An eye for detail and strong intuition for culture fit
    while screening candidates

  • A strong bias for action

  • Strong negotiating, closing and follow-through skills

  • Results-oriented mindset, not scared by stretch goals

  • Must be highly articulate

  • Comfortable making numerous telephone calls

  • Team player, highly collaborative

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to
    manage multiple tasks simultaneously

  • Preference for a combination of agency and in-house
    experience