How to Apply
A cover letter is required for consideration and must be attached as the first page of your resume.
The University of Michigan Development Community is committed to attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse and thriving workforce, and demonstrating respect and inclusivity for all.
During this pandemic, all interviews are being conducted virtually and all positions within OUD are currently working remotely.
Why Work at Michigan?
In addition to a career filled with purpose and opportunity, the University of Michigan offers a comprehensive benefits package to help you stay well, protect yourself and your family, and plan for a secure future. Benefits include:
Generous time off
A retirement plan that provides two-for-one matching contributions with immediate investing
Many choices for comprehensive health insurance
Long-term disability coverage
Flexible spending accounts for healthcare and dependent care expense
Reports to: Interim Executive Director, People & Culture
Supervises directly: Three (3) full time, staff members
What you will do…
We are looking for an inclusive and enthusiastic leader to join our team! As Director of Talent Acquisition, you will manage the strategic and tactical talent acquisition program for the Office of University Development with an eye towards efficiency and effectiveness. As a member of our Talent Management Leadership Team, you will lead a team of three and help support a positive, equitable, and inclusive culture for our organization. The University of Michigan's Development Community is committed to attracting, developing and retaining a diverse and thriving workforce, and demonstrating respect and inclusivity for all.
Provide full-cycle recruiting to 5-7 concurrent searches and ad hoc support to hiring teams across the community, as needed
Be an expert in talent acquisition and participate on the Talent Management Leadership Team
Utilize equitable hiring strategies and practices while providing counsel to hiring teams
Ensure bias mitigation strategies are woven through each step from job posting creation to offer; conduct bias checking at each stage and within team discussions/actions
Champion the candidate experience at each step in the process and develop candidate pipelines
Collaborate with team members to develop and implement employer branding activities
Use your continuous improvement mindset to improve the effectiveness of the hiring process based on stakeholder input
Use your organizational skills, initiative and creativity to manage multiple recruitment related projects at once
Practice inclusive approaches while leading a team of three talent acquisition professionals and manage the associated budget
Identify the most important recruiting goals and measure success using a data-informed approach
Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
5+ years of experience working in a formal talent acquisition role providing full-cycle recruiting for a variety of position types and levels
Expert level proficiency and knowledge of inclusive recruiting practices
Applied experience using recruiting technologies and data to inform strategies and practices
Leadership experience. Informal/indirect leadership experience will be considered
Interest in creatively solving short and long term challenges
Passion for inclusive leadership approaches and working with diverse teams across a large organization
Additional qualifications listed in the full job description.
To learn more about this opportunity, consider registering to attend one of our upcoming virtual information sessions on either June 24th from 12:00 - 1:00 pm EST or on June 28th from 4:00 - 5:00 pm EST. Registration in advance is required to obtain Zoom link and meeting details. To register, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and indicate which session you would like to attend.
To review other current openings in Development, please visit our website at: https://leadersandbest.umich.edu/careers/home
Although the Posting End Date may indicate otherwise, this job may be filled and closed any time after a posting duration of seven calendar days.
U-M EEO/AA Statement
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.