Abbott Talent Acquisition Specialist Turkey in Istanbul, Turkey


Abbott Turkey is looking for a

Talent Acquisition Specialist

Start date July 1 2017

The Talent Acquisition Specialist is responsible for full-cycle recruiting efforts for contributor and managerial positions across all divisions in Turkey.

Activities from requirement definition through offer negotiation. The Talent Acquisition Specialist is reporting to the Regional TA manager . The TA specialist has responsibility to deliver on the recruiting plan, while effectively communicating with internal customers. The position ensures that high quality-standards are met in hiring practices, measured against KPI (Time to fill, hiring manager satisfaction survey, new hire satisfaction survey and retention rate). Good knowledge of the healthcare market, corporate business operations and the ability to translate business needs into recruitment strategies and actions is desired.

Core Job Responsibilities

  • Develop a complete understanding of client business objectives

  • Consults with the Business and HR to understand skill requirements, background and experience needed

  • Develop comprehensive internal and external recruitment strategy

  • Develop ad-hoc sourcing strategies based on current market knowledge, extensive network and existing internal programs

  • Set and manage expectations of Hiring executives, Hiring managers and candidates

  • Pre-screen and interview candidates, present them to the business

  • Identify and resolve issues pro-actively

  • Utilize sourcing channels such as: Direct sourcing, Employee Referrals, Social networks, Job Boards, Agencies

Qu​ alifications

  • University degree or equivalent

  • Fluent English language skills (and of course Turkish) are required

  • Track record of sourcing and recruiting

  • Healthcare market knowledge and experience preferred

  • Strong assessment skills to assess candidate’s business capabilities, technical background and key behaviors

  • Strong skills in driving and owning the TA process ensuring candidate and client management satisfaction

  • Professional, accountable, high energy and collaborative team player

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and high pressure environment

  • Competitive drive, strong work ethic, and motivation to learn, grow and succeed

  • Ability to build professional relations across all levels of the business, including business acumen with Senior Executives

Do you like the sound of our job and do you think you've got what it takes? Then apply today - we are looking forward to receive your application!


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Turkey > Istanbul : Saray Mah Dr Adnan Buyukdeniz Cd Umraniye







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