GigNow Talent Acquisition Recruiter, Senior Associate

Ernst & Young


Join our Core Business Services (CBS) team and you will help support the important business enablement functions that keep our organization running strong. As a CBS professional, you will work across teams to provide the knowledge, resources and tools that help EY deliver exceptional quality service to our clients, win in the marketplace and support EY’s growth and profitability. Major teams within CBS include Finance, Information Technology, Human Resources, Enterprise Support Services, Brand Marketing and Communications, Business Development, Knowledge and Risk Management.
We call our human resources group the Talent Team, and this reflects how important our people are to the success of the EY organization. Working with the Talent Team, you’ll help develop and execute our people strategy, which provides the programs, measures and tools that help our EY member firms' employees achieve their goals. You might develop and implement strategies for performance management, leadership development, learning, training tools, compensation, recruiting, new joiner orientation, reporting processes or other initiatives.
With so many offerings, you have the opportunity to develop your career through a broad scope of engagements, mentoring and formal learning. That’s how we develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders, and in so doing, play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities. Sound interesting? Well this is just the beginning. Because whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

EY’s Contract Recruitment team, GigNow, is on a multi-year transformation journey to source, match and engage contractors for client serving and internally facing roles. The Talent Acquisition (TA) Recruiter is responsible for identifying top contractor talent and converting prospects to active candidates to fill contract positions for the firm. The TA Recruiter will use an array of sourcing strategies and tools to develop and qualify top contractor talent to present to Experienced Recruiters and will team with Experienced Recruiters to maintain a relationship with candidate until engagement.  
The TA Recruiter is responsible for building strong internal and external relationships and building a network of key contacts to increase the pipeline of additional prospects for current and future openings.  A deep understanding of the assigned service line and sector and/or business unit, in addition to an ability to promote and sell the key differentiators of the firm, is essential.  The TA Recruiter will proactively communicate market knowledge, trends and intelligence as well as feedback from the market on EY to respective parties.
    • In collaboration with team lead and experienced recruiter(s), responsible to source highly qualified contractor talent for assigned hiring team contractor needs
    • Conduct pre-qualifying phone screens on candidates and targeted warm calls utilizing selling techniques to generate interest in EY contractor opportunities
    • Networking in the market, use social media outlets, to build a network and pipeline of contractor contacts in line with service line, sub service line, or competency
    • Partners closely, daily, with experienced recruiter, to meet the needs of the EY internal engagement teams to place contractors into appropriate roles. Also teams with Sourcing Analyst & Referral Recruiter to generate pipeline.
    • May attend virtual or live professional conferences or attend recruiting events to generate contractor pipeline, and follows up with participants to convert to potential candidates on
    • Accountable for specific sourcing channel responsibilities
      • Referrals
      • On-line tools and resources
      • Alumni
    • Accountable for capturing competitive/market intelligence for business units  assigned and for communicating findings to experienced/executive recruiters
    • Shares best practices and communicates with other candidate development and recruiting team members
    • Manages candidate flow within GigNow technology tool to ensure all data is accurate and updated
      • Utilizes the firm’s recruitment tools and processes to execute work flow and track/measure results
      • Works with Talent Acquisition Lead and research to oversee productivity of the various sourcing channels
      • Monitors and reports quality and quantity of resumes on a daily/weekly basis
      • Tracks and reports sourcing results


    • Minimum of 3 years of experience in sourcing, candidate development, or contract recruiting in professional services, corporate and or agency.
    • Advanced user knowledge of technology and on-line sourcing and research tools
      • Name generation and/or organizational mapping experience
      • Aptitude with internet research techniques (e.g., Boolean searches)
      • Strong investigation/data analysis/research/market-mapping related activities
    • Excellence in organizational skills, extremely detail oriented, and task oriented
    • Highly self-motivated with the ability to work independently and autonomously, while exhibiting exceptional team skills
    • Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a fast paced, high-pressure environment
    • Proficient in MS office suite; familiarity with ATS/CMS tools
    • Certifications in internet sourcing techniques a plus
Ernst & Young LLP, an equal employment opportunity employer (Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Disabled), values the diversity of our workforce and the knowledge of our people.

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