Talent Sourcer at Megaport

People & Culture, Full-time, Brisbane brisbane full-time
Posted a month ago

The Role
Based in Brisbane and sitting on the global People & Culture team, you will be responsible for assessing, attracting and engaging with top talent globally, on behalf of Megaport. You will be an advocate for Megaport, driving our talent sourcing strategies and delivering a second-to-none candidate experience! You will be an outgoing individual, responsible for attending networking events and career fairs, and building awareness around the Megaport brand.

About Megaport
Megaport has transformed the way IT gets connected. We're global leaders in Network as a Service (NaaS), changing the way businesses reach the cloud. We're also a leading partner to Amazon, Microsoft, Google, IBM, Oracle, NYSE, and many other leading technology companies. Megaport is a publicly traded company on the Australian Stock Exchange with a market cap exceeding $2 Billion. We’re a lean, high-achieving team made up of over 230 members globally. While the company is headquartered in Brisbane, Australia, employees are spread out across North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific. Staff enjoy an environment that is collaborative, supportive, and fun.
Our Team Culture
Join a team of globally-positioned industry experts that lead by example. We do not compromise our values for commercial gain; we are all custodians of our culture, and the customer is at the centre of everything we do. Our employees are motivated, adaptable, persistent, hard-working, and dynamic. Our culture permeates everything we do and this, in turn with a global vision, forms a commitment to each other, our customers, and shareholders alike.

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Identifying talented and qualified candidates that hit all criteria through various sourcing techniques.
  • Creating strong talent pools for current and future hiring needs by utilizing best recruiting practices and ensuring positive candidate experiences.
  • Interacting with potential candidates through different social media platforms and professional networks to develop and nurture strong relationships.
  • Delivering top talent and strong recommendations from your talent pools, for open or upcoming positions.
  • Providing weekly reports on activities, findings, market analytics and conversion rates.
  • Collaborating with your team members to understand timelines and priorities.
  • Developing and driving referral campaigns across the global business, and contributing to social media campaigns.
  • Represent Megaport by attending networking events and career fairs, and assist with organizing these events when applicable. 
  • Assisting with additional P&C projects as required.
  • What We Are Looking For

  • 3 + years of experience as a dedicated strategic sourcer within a fast paced and global environment.
  • Strong reputation for both building talent pipelines and delivering the right candidates.
  •  Experience managing and prioritizing multiple searches for various vacancies at any given time.
  • Thorough understanding for talent mapping, data utilization, sourcing methodologies and industry best practices related to sourcing.
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong negotiation and sales skills with an ability to present Megaport and the opportunity that is on offer
  • Familiarity with Applicant Track Systems and Candidate Management Systems.
  • Passionate about people; building and nurturing relationships, and aligning great talent with exciting opportunities.
  • Team-player, capable of working in fast paced environments and adaptable to change.
  • What We Offer

  • Flexible working environments
  • Birthday Leave
  • Generous study and training allowance + 5 days paid study leave
  • Creative, fun, and contemporary workspaces
  • Motivated team of industry experts and new talent
  • Celebrated success with ‘Legend’ and ‘Kudos’ Awards
  • Health and wellness program
  • Opportunities for career growth and potential for global intra-company transfers for interested candidates
  • All applications will be treated in confidence. 
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    Candidates who meet the selection criteria will be invited to attend an interview
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