Talent Acquisition Specialist

Position Summary

The key purpose of this position is to develop, implement, and maintain recruiting strategies that support the company’s growth and other duties as assigned.



Percent Responsibility


  • 35% Manage/drive full-cycle recruitment and preboarding process including screening resumes, interviewing candidates, developing recruiting sources (social media, job boards, college recruiting, etc.), administering behavioral assessments, and conduct reference and background checks.
  • 20% Maintain the Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) and manage candidate activity, run regular/ad hoc reports to identify trends/issues and conduct analysis to drive continuous improvements.
  • 10% Partner with hiring manager to learn about open positions, job description content to ensure the information is accurate and up to date for recruiting purposes.
  • 10% Develop recruiting strategies, using best practices in interviewing, and coach managers on protocol.
  • 10% Manage the onboarding process from the employer and candidate experience, communicate credit union and position details to new hires, prepare and send electronic onboarding paperwork, create and coordinate credit union presentations and videos.
  • 15% Maintain various recruitment and social media platforms to attract qualified candidates, revise and implement sound talent acquisition policies and practices to ensure compliance, coordinate outside recruiting including executive search firms and negotiate contracts with staffing agencies.


Job Requirements:

Required Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience.

Required Experience


  • 3 years of relevant experience.



  1. Functional/Technical Skills – Has the functional and technical knowledge and skill to perform the job at the highest level of accomplishment. Confident in their skills and abilities to hold others accountable.
  2. Organizational Agility – Knowledgeable and confident about how the organization operates. Knows how to execute through formal and informal channels. Understands the origins, intent and reasoning behind key practices and procedures. Understands, supports and nourishes organizational cultures.
  3. Team Development and Engagement (Coaching) – Provides clear yet challenging tasks and assignments. Is aware of individual goals and aspirations. Constructs and supports compelling development plans. Invests in people to drive individual and team success. Shows sincere interest in work and non-work aspects of team members. Recognizes needs, wants and desires of the workforce.
  4. Hiring and Staffing – Invests in today’s and the future’s talent pool. Strives to identify the best talent, develops existing human capital and surrounds themselves with the strongest people. Acts in an expedient, efficient, and effective manner to remain competitive in the changing labor market.
  5. Decision-Making – Demonstrates excellent judgment and creative problem-solving skills
Full time
Lakeland, FL 33809, US