D&I Talent Sourcing Specialist (Financial Products) | New York, NY | Bloomberg Careers

D&I Talent Sourcing Specialist (Financial Products)

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New York, NY

Posted Feb 11, 2021 - Requisition No. 88804

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Who you are:

You are an upbeat, commercial, creative and collaborative recruitment professional who believes that talent is the fuel that makes the business world go around. You know the financial services landscape and just how critical it is to find the right problem solvers, doers, analysts, product managers, leaders and sales talent in order to challenge in a marketplace of emergent platforms, products and personalities.

What you'll do:

With a dual reporting line into both the Diversity Sourcing and Financial Products Recruitment teams, you will have responsibility for undertaking deep dive market maps and searches in order to identify and attract under-represented external talent. You will provide a high touch service to candidates going through the recruitment process with the ultimate goal of growing our representation of diverse talent at all levels across the organisation.
Gaining knowledge of the range of vacancies, understanding of the departments and building relationships within the industry, you will become a credible asset, adding value to the recruitment process and different business lines at Bloomberg, specifically with our Financial Products business.

We’ll trust you to:

  • Handle full sourcing lifecycle from finding new and innovative ways to source top underrepresented talent, to communicating methodology to managers and stakeholders on mapping and external market drivers for any given search
  • Partner with the Financial Products recruiting team and hiring managers to offer strategic advice in relation to the availability of talent and what opportunities we have
  • Build trust-based relationships with candidates, referrals, colleagues and internal stakeholders
  • Pro-actively build a pipeline of qualified underrepresented pool of candidates through internal and external industry networking, professional/diversity association’s community organisations, direct head hunting and various online recruiting tools.
  • Drive engagement and partnerships with diverse organisations and networks that result in brand awareness regarding opportunities and careers with the firm
  • Conduct market research to understand where external underrepresented talent pools are and work collaboratively with internal partners to explore initiatives to tap into those talent pools
  • Stay on top of market and employment trends as relates to diversity
  • Create and host career events including recruitment fairs/presentations and diversity/in-house events
  • Maintain and track pipeline activity using data and metrics as a means to make recommendations
  • Represent the Bloomberg brand as an employer of choice for Diversity in every interaction

You’ll need to have:

  • 3-6 years sourcing or recruiting experience from a search firm/recruitment agency
  • A genuine passion for direct sourcing in the financial services and/or technology space
  • Proven experience with developing successful and innovative recruitment strategies specifically engaging passive talent
  • The resourcefulness to overcome obstacles and challenges
  • Ability to think creatively to find and attract the best talent in the market
  • Ability to work with minimal direction and comfortable with ambiguity
  • Experience in handling and prioritizing multiple roles at any given time

We’d love to see:

  • A genuine passion for direct sourcing in the financial services and/or technology space
  • Deep familiarity market mapping a diverse set of sectors across the tech and/or financial services industry
  • Understand souring and recruiting metrics and how to utilize them to influence hiring decisions
  • Proven career progression at your current firm (Consultant-Senior Consultant etc)
  • A passion for all things D&I

Does this sound like you?

Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are.

Bloomberg is committed to diversity. It drives our innovation. At Bloomberg, you'll have the opportunity to go above and beyond and to take risks. You'll be a part of an organization that is entering new markets, launching new ventures, and pushing boundaries. Our ever-expanding array of technology, data, news, and media services champions innovation and empowers clients -- and offers nearly limitless opportunities for career growth.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We bring out the best in each other.

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