Corporate Recruiter

Marathon Consulting is seeking a corporate recruiter to add to our recruiting team. As a corporate recruiter, you will build and engage a talent network, align qualified candidates, and recruit the best IT professionals in each role. You will deliver recruitment support by understanding hiring needs and help drive talent acquisition outcomes in a high-growth/high-visibility business. The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years of corporate recruiting or direct hire experience in a technology-centric environment and already connected to the greater Richmond IT community. 

This position is a hybrid role with both remote and on-site working time at our Richmond, VA office.  

Marathon employees receive a competitive salary, paid time off, and bonus opportunities. We also provide a healthy work-life balance and the flexibility to work hybrid/remote. You will receive our healthcare package, which pays 100% of the employee premium, a competitive 401K match program, professional training, $300 annually for health and wellness or pre-approved home office enhancements, and the opportunity for tremendous growth.

Summary:

  • Responsible for sourcing and attracting top talent and developing a strong, qualified candidate pool for current and future openings
  • Partner with team members to develop sourcing strategies and provide talent for open positions
  • Conduct initial candidate screenings to further assess candidate qualifications and share the Marathon corporate story
  • Provide excellent support to candidates throughout the recruitment process by keeping them informed of status and ensuring a great candidate experience
  • Manage open requisitions and the recruiting workflow
  • Maintain records and track critical metrics through the ATS to help direct recruitment activities
  • Stay abreast of industry tools and technologies applicable to the talent pool being recruited
  • Oversee the pre-employment process (background check, references, etc.) and prepare offer letters
  • Establish a true business partnership with leadership on all staffing-related activities and issues, partner with executive leadership on recruiting and interviewing efforts
  • Shared management of recruiting platform and ads on job boards such as Indeed, Dice, LinkedIn, etc.
  • Must be able to attend recruiting and networking-related events such as job fairs, technical business mixers, and technology user groups

Requirements:

  • 5 years of performance-based recruiting experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in human resources, business administration, marketing, or related and 5+ years of related experience with emphasis in recruitment and talent acquisition
  • Demonstrated ability to work as a high-performing technical recruiter and sourcer, working in a corporate setting in a high-growth and/or fast-paced environment
  • Working knowledge of technology and science-based skills required in the company
  • Ability to collaborate and effectively communicate with individuals at all levels of the organization, including management/candidates in remote locations
  • Exposure to full lifecycle recruiting, including screening, negotiations, and closing
  • High sense of urgency and drive to move a process forward
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Strong analytical ability, judgement, and problem analysis techniques
  • Ability to create and implement sourcing strategies for recruitment for a variety of roles
  • Recruit client-centric candidates for IT consulting positions in application, database, and web development, digital marketing, data solutions/data analytics, project management, and business analysis
  • Post job ads and maintain active presence through networking and career sites such as LinkedIn, Dice and Indeed
  • Maintain excellent communication with job candidates and the executive team throughout the hiring process
  • Follow recruiting guidelines, including proper background checks, references, and other documentation as needed
  • Working knowledge of technology and science-based skills/talent required in the company and be skilled at engaging candidates through storytelling to ultimately influence the best to join
  • Proactive and independent with the ability to take initiative
  • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines
  • Familiarity with laws, regulations, and best practices applicable to hiring and recruitment
  • Proficient with or the ability to quickly learn applicant-tracking software or other recruitment systems
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software
  • Ability to multitask, deal with changing priorities, and work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Excellent analytical and verbal, written, and presentation skills

*Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for employer sponsorship now or at any time in the future.

Marathon Consulting, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

To apply, fill out the form above or send your resume in Word or PDF format as an attachment to recruiting@marathonus.com.