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Manager, Talent Acquisition and Mobility

Full Time
The Manager, Talent Acquisition & Mobility is responsible for providing leadership, strategic direction and implementing effective, results-driven talent strategies that meet business goals and objectives. This is accomplished by supporting both recruitment and immigration processes. In this role, you will act as a coach and mentor to the Talent Acquisition & Mobility team while establishing strong communication with operational leaders business-wide.
  • Develop a clear understanding of Seaspan's short and long-term business and human capital objectives to plan and execute talent acquisition and immigration strategies.
  • Demonstrate deep functional expertise and market knowledge to identify and deploy recruiting methods to source and attract top talent.
  • Manage a highly effective team while looking to continuously improve current business processes.
  • Lead key initiatives to enhance talent acquisition objectives, such as employer branding and employee value proposition, employee referrals, and internal mobility.
  • Develop and maintain reporting and statistical analysis to track and improve recruitment strategies and processes where required.
  • Provide guidance and compensation recommendations for new hires based on industry trends and internal compensation standards.
  • Oversea the maintenance of detailed records in the Applicant Tracking System (ATS) and maintain data protection obligations in both recruitment and immigration processes.
  • Responsible for vendor management and negotiating agreements including outsourced recruitment, immigration and relocation.
  • Maintain strong relationships with Provincial and Federal Government on both immigration and relocation affairs.
  • Ensure internal control, compliance and regulatory guidelines are met throughout recruitment and immigration activities.
  • Responsible the Talent Acquisition & Mobility team's financial budget including all recruitment and immigration activities, external vendors and associated costs.
Education and Experience
  • A business degree and/or relevant HR professional certification.
  • Minimum (10) years' experience sourcing and recruiting within a fast-paced environment (Heavy industry experience is preferred).
  • Experience with international sourcing and recruitment is an asset.
  • Minimum (5) years of leadership experience in high-volume staffing environments; a combination of both corporate (in-house) and agency experience preferred.
  • Experience supporting immigration processes to Canada; and experience managing relocation support.
Skills, Knowledge and Required Competencies
  • Advanced knowledge of creative sourcing techniques and platforms.
  • Experience working on immigration processes is an asset
  • Experience with vendor negotiation and management of agreements and SOW process.
  • Fundamental knowledge of employment laws and regulations.
  • Advanced knowledge of Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) and Human Resources Information Systems (HRIS).
  • Experience with salary benchmarking and compensation management processes.

Seaspan is committed to Employment Equity, supports diversity in the workplace, and encourages applications from all qualified individuals including, women, members of visible minorities, aboriginal persons, and persons with disabilities.

Note: Unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted

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