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Sourcing Specialist, Talent Acquisition (R1058822) in Durham, NC at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 1/4/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Durham, NC
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/4/2019
  • Job ID:
    R1058822

Job Description

Join us on our exciting journey! IQVIA™ is The Human Data Science Company™, focused on using data and science to help healthcare clients find better solutions for their patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness advances in healthcare information, technology, analytics and human ingenuity to drive healthcare forward.

Title: Sourcing Specialist, Talent Acquisition

Reporting to: Associate Director, Talent Acquisition Delivery and Operations

Location: Durham, NC

Employment Terms: Contract (long term / indefinite) with Full-Time opportunity

Summary

An exciting opportunity is available to join IQVIA’s Global Talent Acquisition team. This role will be based in our Plymouth Meeting, PA office.  Partnering closely with Sr. Recruiters & Talent Acquisition Managers, this role will focus on sourcing and generating talent pipelines for hiring needs within IQVIA’s Regional and Global business units across North America. The Sourcing Specialist will target professionals with skill sets that fall within (but not limited to) Clinical, R&D, Consulting, Solution Sales, Data Analytics and Technology.  This is a faced paced role that will require experience and flexibility to shift gears quickly while delivering pipelines of top industry talent to accommodate the aggressive hiring goals of our business.

Key Responsibilities

  • In close liaison with the Associate Director, TA Operations & Delivery, Sr. Recruiters and Talent Acquisitions Managers, manage the execution of recruitment and sourcing strategies for all assigned requisitions.
  • Proactively source passive and active talent through social channels, job boards, ATS system, referrals and other creative avenues to generate robust talent pipelines.
  • Present screened, qualified candidates to Sr. Recruiters and TA Managers to be presented to hiring stakeholders across the business in consideration for critical hiring needs as assigned.
  • Provide regular status updates to Sr. Recruiters and Talent Acquisition Managers being supported on pipeline activity, challenges and market intelligence.
  • Compile and distribute key sourcing, hiring & market data (including adhoc requests) to TA Leaders to help educate business leaders, drive sourcing strategy and enable faster, smarter hiring decisions.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 2-5 years of sourcing / recruiting / talent acquisition experience gained from working within a staffing agency or professional services environment.
  • Experience sourcing and recruiting one or more of the following skill sets: Clinical, R&D, Consulting, Solution Sales, Data Analytics or Technology
  • Healthcare, Pharma or Life Sciences experience preferred.
  • Ability to source passive candidates by executing effective strategies
  • Ability to attract and engage with all levels of talent
  • Ability to negotiate complex compensation packages.
  • Strong time management and prioritization capabilities, with ability to multi-task and self-manage.
  • Ability to think strategically whilst maintaining an eye for detail.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills along with an ability to interact and develop networks in a professional manner externally & across the business.
  • Strong team player with excellent interpersonal skills, influencing & decision facilitation skills.
  • Competent user of applicant tracking systems; LinkedIn Recruiter and Workday a plus.

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled'

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes. Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there! We invite you to join IQVIA™



Job ID: R1058822