• Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist

    Job Locations US-OH-Hilliard
    Posted Date 5 months ago(5/17/2018 5:01 PM)
    Job ID
    Human Resources
  • Overview

    We are looking for a Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist to join our team! 


    Headquartered in Hilliard Ohio, Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc (ADS) is the leading manufacturer of high performance thermoplastic corrugated pipe, providing a comprehensive suite of water management products and drainage solutions.  Our innovative products and superior drainage solutions are used across a broad range of end markets and applications, including residential, non-residential, agriculture and infrastructure applications.  We have established a leading position in many of these end markets by leveraging our national sales and distribution platform, overall product breadth and scale, and our manufacturing excellence.  Founded in 1966, we operate a global network of 3,700 employees, 61 manufacturing plants and 29 distribution centers.  In July, 2014 we became a public company traded on the NYSE®.  To enable our continued growth, we are looking to add top talent to our dynamic organization.


    As part of the Talent Acquisition function, this person is a subject matter expert in recruiting processes, programs and projects. While managing day-to-day execution of key processes, this role will also be responsible for critically evaluating and improving the scalability, efficiency, and effectiveness of the Talent Acquisition processes.

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Build and enhance core recruiting and onboarding processes that are scalable, repeatable & enable the business to hire top talent quickly.
    • Build recruitment strategies that are robust, proactive, and align with business objectives and workforce planning.
    • Assume critical role in the future design of Employer Brand. This includes the creation of consistent Employer Brand and Employer Value Proposition.
    • Review, evaluate and enhance hiring process, including: ATS functionality, candidate experience, requisition process, on-boarding processes, and interviewing process, etc.
    • Manage and enhance the technology platform (ATS) to support hiring processes effectively, easily and progressively, while driving necessary compliance.Builds effective relationships with business partners and collaborates cross-functionally with a moderate level of ambiguity to support processes, programs and projects.
    • Serves as general Talent Acquisition solutions partner to hiring managers and business partners.
    • Identifies risks, trends, and opportunities for improved efficiency or quality service
    • Monitor and ensure compliance to company, state and federal employment guidelines
    • Develop appropriate metrics and scorecards to track and monitor success.
    • Evaluate and adjust Talent Acquisition processes to improve candidate experience.
    • Build out of the campus recruiting program.
    • Development of social media campaigns as a candidate generation tool to drive engagement strategies.
    • Improving our candidate experience and helping us work toward our vision of standardization.
    • Management of employee referral program.
    • Other light recruiting responsibilities as needed.

    Key Attributes for the role:

    • Outstanding verbal and written communication abilities.
    • Strong bias for action. Act as a highly productive project manager for complex sourcing projects.
    • Past experience managing and implementing large-scale sourcing strategies.
    • Ability to maintain relentless attention to details, driving process and managing to goals.
    • Strong analytical skills with the ability to produce well thought out recommendations based on data.
    • A working knowledge of current, best in class, recruiting practices.

    Required Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s degree in an applicable discipline such as Marketing or Human Resources; or commensurate experience.
    • 5+ years of dedicated recruiting experience, focused on recruiting programs and recruiting technology in a corporate setting.
    • Preference given to applicants with extensive experience in iCIMS ATS; utilization and system enhancments

    EEO Statement

    Advanced Drainage Systems is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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