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Talent Specialist - Contract

Sydney CBD, New South Wales, Australia
4th May 2022
Hays - ANZ - 2644440
  • Hybrid role
  • Duration potential to be extended
  • Competitive daily rate

Talent Specialist role in Public Sector paying $545 per day + Super for 6 months (possible extension)

Your new company
This State Government Department is responsible for the delivery of quality education at all levels from early childhood to higher education.
Their Procurement Team is going through a restructure and they need someone to help with the end-to-end recruitment of brand new positions.

Your new role
As a Talent Specialist, you will sit in the People and Performance team and you will link in with the Corporate Recruitment Team and Payroll. Your main stakeholder group will be the Procurement Team.


  • Partner with the Procurement Team and Hiring Managers to establish the business needs.
  • Drive the end-to-end recruitment process for brand new Procurement positions sticking to deadlines.
  • Manage the end-to-end recruitment for brand new roles. Tasks include but are not limited to: booking and attending interviews, interview feedback, reference checking, ensuring all documentation needed is completed, on-boarding.
  • Build relationships with key stakeholders.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Proven experience as a Recruitment Specialist, Recruiter or similar role in a government organisation (full cycle recruitment)
  • Proficiency with Taleo
  • Strong interpersonal skills, written and verbal communications skills
  • The ability to work within a team and to coordinate recruitment activities. (i.e. coordinating and managing hiring managers diaries in relation to all recruitment activities such as planning interview and selection procedures, shortlisting meetings)
  • Knowledge of GSE Act
  • Good record keeping skills
  • Strong stakeholder management skills, with ability to provide guidance and advice in a consultative manner
  • Excellent organisational skills, with ability to work autonomously and manage own time and workload effectively

What you'll get in return
In return for your hard work you will get a daily rate of $545 per day + Super in a hybrid role with flexibility to WFH 2-3 days a week. This is initially a 6 months role but has high chances to be extended.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

SA Licence number : LHS 297508