Director of Recruitment

Medford, Middlesex County
Jun 19, 2014

Job Description

Director of Recruitment-14000489
Tufts is a leader in American higher education, distinctive for its success as a moderately sized university that excels at research and is committed to providing students with a personal experience. Tufts is a blend of both a research university and a liberal arts college, a unique combination that attracts students, faculty and staff who thrive in our environment of curiosity, creativity and engagement. With campuses in Boston, Medford/Somerville and Grafton, MA, and programs abroad in multiple countries, Tufts employs over 4,500 faculty and staff.

Reporting to the VP of Human Resources, the Director of Recruiting develops best-practice recruiting strategies to meet the current and future staffing needs of Tufts University. Leading a team of recruiters/sourcers to develop proactive recruiting strategies that build candidate pipelines, convey a sense of urgency, and ensure that positions are filled in a timely, cost-effective manner, in keeping with the university's strategic and diversity goals, across Tufts University's schools and campuses, the Director helps to grow both the Human Resources brand and the Tufts University employment brand, by promoting the value of working at Tufts University. In partnership with the Director of Training, Learning, and Development, the Director is responsible for contributing to HR programs that support organizational culture and drive engagement.


Basic Requirements

1.A minimum of 10+ years' progressive experience in sourcing and full cycle recruiting. 5 years of staff management.
2.Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources, Business, related field or equivalent combination of education and experience.
3.Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, experience with HRIS, ERP, and applicant tracking systems.
4.Currency in both federal and state employment regulations, including EEOC.
5.Proven organization skills with attention to detail and the ability to prioritize and work well in an environment with competing demands.
6.Polished interpersonal, facilitation and team building skills.
7.Strong written and oral communications skills.

Preferred Qualifications

1.Experience working in higher education setting

"An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer."

Please apply with requisition #14000489

Tufts University is an AA/EO employer and actively seeks candidates from diverse backgrounds. Please see the Tufts University non-discrimination statement.   

Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Medford/Somerville
Job: Human Resources
Organization: Human Resources
Employee Status: Regular
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Jun 18, 2014, 2:58:50 PM