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Title:  Talent Acquisition Advisor

Date:  14-Jul-2021

Auckland, KiwiRail Holdings Ltd, NZ, 1010

Business unit:  HR
Position status:  Permanent
Employment type:  Full Time
Level of experience:  Experienced
  • Join a friendly and supportive team
  • Work from home 2 days per week
  • Busy and challenging role


We have a six-month fixed term opportunity for a Talent Acquisition Advisor to join our high performing Talent Acquisition team. Working in a Corporate portfolio, you will have the opportunity to work across several business groups, supporting the Talent Partners with both internal and external recruitment.


Our Talent Advisor positions provide the perfect development opportunity towards a Talent Acquisition Partner role. With significant investment in KiwiRail from the government to deliver iconic infrastructure projects and our busy freight operational business we recruit the best talent to deliver to our business needs.


Your Role:

As Talent Acquisition Advisor, you will work with a small team of Talent Acquisition Partners to support delivery to their portfolios nationally across Corporate and Capital Projects. You will assist with setting up interviews, advert writing, candidate communication, room bookings, screening CV's and manage the pre employment process for candidates. Your TA Partners will have a variety of operational roles across all levels of our organisation and you will get full exposure to end to end management of recruitment assignments, providing you broader understanding of recruitment and our business.


Not only will you work with an awesome group of people and be involved in projects, this role will give you the opportunity to make a meaningful contribution and grow your career. 


Your Skills:

If you are an all-round administrator extraordinaire ideally with a background in HR or recruitment and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, then this could be the role for you! You will have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal and take a proactive management style in delivering your day to day tasks. You will be most comfortable working in a fast paced, fluid environment and dealing with ambiguity as well as an ability to juggle and prioritise competing tasks.


We have a flexible work environment; with offices in Parnell and across South Auckland you will need to be able to work out of all locations as needed.


Your Benefits:

  • Competitive remuneration
  • Work from home 2 days per week
  • Commitment to continued learning and development
  • Access to discounted travel, health insurance & holiday houses across NZ as part of our Staff Welfare Trust


About KiwiRail:

KiwiRail is New Zealand's national railway, employing around 4,200 talented people in a wide range of business functions.  Our teams are responsible for maintaining 4,000 kilometres of rail corridor, bridges, tunnels, viaducts, overhead wires, signals, and level crossings. Our team is like a family; we love what we do, and we thrive in this busy and upbeat environment.


KiwiRail is committed to an inclusive, flexible, and supportive workplace where everyone can feel valued, respected, and have equal opportunity to succeed. We encourage applications from people of all ages, genders, sexual orientation, personalities, ethnicities, abilities, and cultures.


If you are ready to make a difference within a progressive organisation that encourages forward thinking and recognises success, then we would like to hear from you.


Talent Acquisition Advisor

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