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Recruiting Associate - Military veterans preferred

Cognizant - Teaneck, NJ

Executive Recruiting AssociateIndividual will be a member of Cognizant\u2019s NA TalentAcquisition team reporting to RA Team Lead. The right candidate will be able to partner effectively with a team ofrecruiters and provide professional support during the recruitment lifecycle,including scheduling interviews, coordinating travel, processing offer letters,and finalizing paperwork. Strong organization and prioritization skills are amust. The right candidate is a true \u201cteam-player\u201d and can successfully workwithin a larger team of coordinators spread across multiple time zones. Responsibilities include: \u00b7 Provide recruiting coordination support to teamof recruiters both locally and virtually \u00b7 Use of customized Taleo interface system tomanage candidate data and generate offer letters \u00b7 Review new hire paperwork for discrepancies,contact new hires to resolve any paperwork issues \u00b7 Work as liaison between new hire & offshoreOnboarding team to ensure successful hiring and onboarding \u00b7 Handle total logistical arrangements (includingtravel if necessary) for all in person and video conference interviews \u00b7 Manage \u201cinterview days\u201d, consisting of schedulingmultiple candidates & interviewers, arranging logistics & travel forcandidates, preparing resume folders, and securing conference rooms\u00b7 Effectively communicate with both interviewersand candidates via phone, email, and in person\u00b7 Back up other Recruiting Associates as required \u00b7 Facilitate local interviews in Cognizant office \u00b7 Complete I9s as neededExperience:\u00b7 At least 3-5 years of total work experience withat least 3 years of experience in as a Recruiting Coordinator or HR Coordinatorposition supporting Recruiting or HR departments \u00b7 Experience liaising with executive levelcandidates \u00b7 Strong Microsoft office skills \u00b7 Experience using Applicant Tracking Systems,specifically Taleo a plus \u00b7 Experience in a multi-national company orenvironment desired \u00b7 Excellent verbal & written communicationskills \u00b7 Strong people and relationship-managementskills; team player with ability to collaborate with individuals from allbackgrounds \u00b7 Ability to work in a dynamic, constantlychanging work environment \u00b7 Highly self-motivated & driven with abilityto work independently \u00b7 Team player and ability to collaborate withindividuals from all backgrounds Location: \u00b7 Work from home with the ability to travel toTeaneck, NJ or Manhattan, NY offices 1-2 times/ week. Education Requirements: \u00b7 Bachelor\u2019s Degree desired but relevant &strong work experience can be taken into consideration in lieu of degree Cognizant is an EqualOpportunity Employer M/F/D/V. Cognizant is committed to ensuring that allcurrent and prospective associates are afforded equal opportunities andtreatment and a work environment free of harassment.About CognizantCognizant is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant, a member of the NASDAQ-100, is ranked 205 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us on Twitter:USJobsCognizant. Cognizant is recognized as a Military Friendly Employer and is a coalition member of the Veteran Jobs Mission. Our Cognizant Veterans Network assists Veterans in building and growing a career at Cognizant that allows them to leverage the leadership, loyalty, integrity, and commitment to excellence instilled in them through participation in military service.

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Recruiting Associate - Military veterans preferred Cognizant - Teaneck, NJ, United States


Location: Teaneck, NJ

Company Profile:
Cognizant combines a passion for client satisfaction, technology innovation, deep industry and business process expertise and a global, collaborative workforce that embodies the future of work. With over 50 delivery centers worldwide and approximately 260, 200 employees as of December 31, 2016, Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 2000 and the Fortune 500 and is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world.