Full-Cycle Recruiter and Human Resource Specialist with experience in Financial, Medical, Administrative, and Light Industrial sectors. Expertise in sourcing, selection, behavioral interviewing, and relationship management.
Outstanding level of knowledge in full lifecycle recruiting components, including successfully sourcing diverse range of applicants, qualifying, interviewing, networking, and assessing. Proficient in several HR/recruiting platforms including Bullhorn, Taleo, and Peoplesoft.
Applicant Tracking SoftwareBackground checks
Recruiting and selection techniques
Excellent interpersonal and coaching skills
Senior HR Recruiter/Business DevelopmentJan 2017 to Current Orlando, FL
Recruit candidates for various industries using a variety of sourcing techniques.
Maintain and develop new business for local, state, and national companies.
Make sales contacts to develop new business.
Develop and execute recruitment strategies for individual openings.
Screen and evaluate prospects to find the most qualified candidates.
Schedule background check, drug test and credit checks of candidates.
Coordinate and execute on-boarding of new employees.
Work with hiring managers to write accurate job descriptions and candidate profiles.
Anchor and Executive ProducerFeb 2014 to Feb 2015 KGAN-TV － Cedar Rapids, IA
Anchored 3 hours local morning news and half hour Noon show.
Ensured adherence to journalistic integrity.
Served as community ambassador and emcee for events.
Formed and maintained relationships with law enforcement and government leaders.
Created posts to engage viewers and encourage conversation on social media sites.
Marketing & Recruiting ManagerMay 2010 to Dec 2016 Goliath Media Relations/Fertility Pharmacy － Winter Springs, FL
Manage full cycle recruiting to include sourcing, screening and interviewing candidates.
Negotiate salary offers, sign-on bonuses and relocation packages.
Develop sourcing strategies to identify qualified passive and active candidates.
Evaluate candidate strengths using psychological, behavioral, and situational interviewing tactics.
Maintain accurate documentation on candidates, searches, and hiring manager interactions to ensure company and legal compliance with employment practices, policies, and processes.
Coordinate and administer pre-employment processes including: scheduling, credentialing, reference, and background checks.
Provide feedback on applicants and candidates and ensures timely coordination of candidate movement through various systems and processes.
Recruiting & Marketing ManagerAug 2008 to Current Goliath Media Relations/Fertility Center of Orlando － Lake Mary, FL
Identify new ways to integrate social media into client strategies and marketing campaigns.
Managed crisis communications, securing media articles and editorials in support of the company.
Create, write, and develop general and promotional media kits.
Edit and distribute press releases and pitches to local and national media outlets, securing positive coverage in multiple publications.
News Anchor/ReporterJul 2003 to Jul 2008 WOFL-Fox 35 － Lake Mary, FL
Anchored 4 hours local morning news show.
Covered breaking news, both as an anchor and reporter.
Maintain social media pages to include current events and interesting local and national stories.
Formed and maintained relationships with law enforcement and government leader.
Staffing SpecialistKelly Services
Developed and maintained sourcing database for more than 40 disciplines.
Recruited and filled over 200 mid-level and assignments senior-level positions within 18-month timeframe.
Counseled, reprimanded and terminated employees as needed.
Provided daily supervision, guidance and reports toHR Coordinators' recruiting function.
Ensured the recruiting process, interviews and documentation were in compliance.
Negotiated pay rates, bill rates and temp-to-perm salaries with temporary employee and customer.
Education and Training
Bachelors of Arts, Communications and BroadcastingTemple University － Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaCommunications and Broadcasting
Associates, Applied Science, Communications and BroadcastingHerkimer College － Herkimer, New YorkApplied Science, Communications and Broadcasting