Bilingual Talent Acquisition Partner

Remote - Canada Human Resources Full-time
Cision employs the brightest, most passionate people in the tech industry. We’d love for you to join our growing team! We invest in our people through training and professional development while supporting you along the way—all so you can meet your career goals. To us, the most important measure of our success is yours.

As a Talent Acquisition Partner, you will be responsible for full lifecycle recruiting for various lines of businesses across the Americas. The right individual will thrive in a fast-paced environment and possesses the ability to creatively solve problems while adapting to our evolving dynamic business needs. 

Key Accountabilities
·       Responsible for the full lifecycle recruiting covering Sales, Product & Engineering, IT,​ Marketing, HR, Ops, or other roles as needed
·       Builds rapport with leadership and driving the hiring process with the candidate and hiring managers
·       Partners with hiring managers and recruiting team to develop, implement and execute recruiting initiatives
·       Sources candidates via various methods (virtual events, campus recruiting, databases or social media) and seeking out new ways to source for candidates
·       Sources, screens, interviews, and follows up with candidates during the interview
·       Providing excellent client and candidate experience
·       Reporting on hiring progress and targets to TA lead and business
·       Other tasks as assigned


  • Qualifications
  • College Diploma (or equivalent) in Human Resources or a related field is a strong;
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in corporate or agency recruitment is required.
  • Registered Professional Recruiter (RPR) accreditation is an asset.
  • Fluency in verbal and written English and French.
  • Ability to multi-task and work independently with minimum supervision.
  • Advanced listening and verbal communication skills, interpersonal skills.
  • In-depth knowledge of the recruitment industry, market trends and recruitment channels.
  • Working knowledge of an Applicant Tracking System (i.e.: Jobvite) and working knowledge of MS Office Suite.
  • Working Environment and Demands
  • The job is primarily performed in an office setting.
  • Regular requirement for multi-tasking, simultaneous multiple urgent demands and work requiring attention to detail, subject to frequent, regular interruptions, and peak periods requiring an accelerated work pace or deadlines.
  • Occasional exposure to uncomfortable, challenging or hazardous conditions in the workplace. (Examples could include any or all of the following: physical elements such as, dust, noise, odours, hazardous substances or equipment, a higher likelihood of exposure to conflict, or aggression etc.).
  • Salaried job based on 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday days. Occasional requirement to work flexible schedule to meet the needs of the organization. This job has no requirement to be on-call.
  • Occasional travel is required to other Cision offices for interviews and post-secondary institutions for job fairs, within Ontario and Quebec
  • Regular requirement for manual dexterity / coordination for computer, phone, calculator and office equipment use
  • Sustained requirement for light physical exertion typical of an office job, such as sitting, standing, walking and operating office equipment;
  • Minimal requirement for heavy physical exertion, including sitting for prolonged periods with limited freedom to switch positions, and the ability to lift up to 20 lbs. (e.g. job fair materials for presentations, gifts and resumes).
  • Regular requirement for low-intensity mental, visual or aural concentration for such activities as reading, inputting data, taking notes.
  • Sustained requirement for high intensity mental, visual or aural concentration such as analyzing resumes, listening to calls, face to face interactions of a more complex nature (i.e.: candidates and managers)

  • Internal Contacts
  • Senior Director, Human Resources: Approve expenses over $500, travel/vacation and recruitment changes to process. Corporate updates, approves goals and reviews evaluation
  • Executive team: Approves requisition to hire, EAF and offers. Also interview and make final hiring decision
  • HR Team: HR Team: Discuss areas of concern, recruitment updates to the team
  • All employees: Answer recruitment and HR questions, Internal hiring process, Onboarding of new employees
  • Global Talent Acquisition team: Monthly recruitment updates
  • External Contacts
  • Applicants
  • Recruitment Agencies: recruitment process and negotiation of agreements -  weekly, per mandate
  • Post-secondary institutions: job boards, job fairs and COOP process – as needed
  • 3rd Party Providers: background check provider, psychometric testing, job boards, Applicant Tracking System provider/support– as needed
  • Previous employers (reference check) – as needed

  • Decision Making
  • The job has the accountability and authority to:
  • Determine sourcing plan and costing with job posting providers.
  • Make recommendations to hiring managers regarding applicants.
  • Negotiate agreements with recruitment firms / agencies.
  • Negotiate with candidates.
  • Determine applicant eligibility to move forward in recruitment process.
  • Escalate recruitment related issues, when needed, to HR Manager and/or Senior Director, Human Resources.
  • Escalate to management/executive team for approvals on budget and hiring approvals.

  • This job profile provides an overview of the minimum requirements of the job and does not include all of the duties inherent, included or associated with the job or with the performance of the job. The Senior Leadership Team reserves the right to make changes to the job profile as it sees fit to meet the needs of the organization.
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