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Competition Number:
Competition Dates - From: 
Tuesday, April 02, 2013
Monday, April 15, 2013
Junior Recruitment Specialist
Moncton, NB
Employment Type:
Full-Time, Permanent
Competitive Compensation and Benefits Package

“To help improve the health and well-being of people and their communities.”

Recognized as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures, Medavie Blue Cross understands each one of its 1,900 employees plays a key role in building a strong and successful organization. Throughout the six provinces in which we operate, we know our people make a difference in our customers’ lives each day.  We encourage our employees to be involved and to support activities that allow for personal and professional growth and development. As a not-for-profit organization, we also place a high priority on giving back to the communities in which we live.

If you are looking for an opportunity in a challenging, fast-paced and team-oriented work environment with a leading local organization, the career you’ve been looking for may be waiting for you at Medavie Blue Cross.

Role Summary:
Reporting to the Manager, Human Resources, you will apply your knowledge and experience in the recruitment field to source and hire talented, creative and flexible individuals to meet the business needs of our organization. You will also support the delivery of corporate talent acquisition initiatives such as employee attraction, recruitment technology advancement and employee on-boarding processes. 
As a Recruitment Specialist your key responsibilities will include:
  • Deliver the end-to-end recruitment process (source, screen, interview and qualify candidates for open positions within the organization);
  • Partner with the Human Resources Consultants to understand business needs and develop recruitment plans that will deliver quality talent and meet organizational expectations and timelines;
  • Work strategically with internal departments as a subject matter expert to drive recruitment initiatives and to assist in the resolution of recruitment-specific challenges;
  • Coach hiring managers through the hiring process and providing professional advice and guidance; support the skills development of hiring managers in the recruitment process by identifying skills gaps and delivering training programs, when required;
  • Leverage networking and recruiting events and professional associations to reinforce Medavie Blue Cross career opportunities and build strong relationships within relevant industry and recruitment communities, including post-secondary educational facilities;
  • Assist in the maintenance of an effective ‘talent bank’ by tracking candidate information, regularly updating candidate profiles and identifying future potential, as appropriate within the applicant tracking system capability;
  • Assist in the delivery of the on-boarding process of new employees to the organization.
As the ideal candidate, you possess the following qualifications:
  • Post secondary degree or diploma in HR or related discipline, with a CHRP designation or in the process of obtaining it
  • 1 - 2 years recruitment experience, using behavioural interviewing and a variety of sourcing techniques, including social media;
  • Relationship management skills with a passion for delivering great customer service to leaders, employees and candidates;
  • Proven written and verbal communication skills with exceptional listening and interpretative skills allowing you to interact professionally with all levels of business personnel to build rapport;
  • Detail oriented with superior follow-up skills and proven ability to multi-task and adapt in a fast paced environment to obtain results;  along with solid problem solving skills and the ability to effectively negotiate and influence;
  • Exceptional knowledge of MS Office and strong computer skills; experience with an applicant tracking system is desirable;
  • An understanding of the employment market, trends and employment standards related to recruitment;
  • Bilingualism is a requirement for this position.
As a results oriented professional who has strong networking capabilities, thrives in a fast paced dynamic environment and possess the necessary qualifications – we want to hear from you.  Please follow the instructions for applying on-line via the Medavie Blue Cross Corporate web site by clicking on the link below.


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We would like to thank all candidates for expressing interest. Please note only those selected for interviews will be contacted. No phone calls please.

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Reliability screening will be required.

Medavie Blue Cross is an equal opportunity employer.