33 N. LaSalle Suite 950 , Chicago, IL Oakbrook, IL 60602
Smart Resources is hiring and growing! We are a premiere staffing firm that has provided top talent for over 23 years. We specialize in providing professionals to companies on a contract, project management, consulting and a direct hire basis. With years of expertise in Administrative and Office Support Staffing we pride ourselves in a consultative approach understanding our client’s needs. In 2017 we were acquired by BG Staffing, a multi-million dollar public company headquartered in Plano, TX giving us national exposure.
Currently, we are looking for a focused and results-oriented professional to join us as we expand our operations in the Chicago Loop. Focusing your time on the recruitment and retention function for the firm, you will focus on supporting the client services team, delivering consulting professionals for projects and contract assignments along with prospective candidates for direct hire placements. Our ideal candidate should have impeccable project management and multi-tasking skills with the ability to communicate with senior-level professionals. A technical background in the staffing industry is preferred as you interview professionals and assess their skills sets for our clients. If you are a self-confident, motivated person with a strong work ethic and excellent communication skills – and you enjoy a fast-paced team-driven environment, then this is the role for you.
As a Recruitment and Resource Specialist, your responsibilities will include:
Primary responsibility is to provide recruiting and retention support. You will pre-evaluate and schedule interviews, leverage social media, job boards and network with alliances to source consultants. Participation in professional industry associations to increase our presence within the local finance and accounting, along with legal and HR community is an important part of this role. Build rapport with consultants in the field to ensure retention, communicate to ensure timelines are being met, work with client service directors to discuss leads and other opportunities within engagements.
- Bachelors degree preferred
- Minimum of 1+ years' professional experience and/or recruiting for a professional services firm
- Successful candidates will have excellent recruiting, communication and project management, and solid organizational skills
- Extensive experience and understanding of social media as a recruitment tool
- Possess strong computer skills to mine data in internal and external databases
Smart Resources/Accountable Search, a Brand of BG Staffing, Inc. (NYSE American: BGSF), is Chicago's premier source for valuable direct-hire, temporary and temporary-to-hire candidates to our client companies. We specialize in the Administrative & Clerical, Accounting and Human Resources placements. To learn more about our services, visit www.smartstaffing.com.