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Senior Manager, Talent Acquisition


Santa Monica, CA 7 days ago
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

We are looking for a passionate and experienced Senior Manager, Talent Acquisition for Activision Studios. As a member of the studios recruiting team, your role will focus not only on hiring our top talent but also collaborating closely with studio leadership, managing and developing other recruiters and leading and driving performance management and reporting. You will own recruiting strategy, identify, and recommend process improvements, and partner with team members in the execution of these critical components of talent acquisition. You'll be able to successfully manage, prioritize and close roles on an as needed basis while working closely with studio leaders to help influence efforts towards attracting and hiring hard to find technical talent.

• Manage a team of recruiters, focusing on performance excellence and individual development
• Partner closely with hiring teams and studio leadership to build and execute effective sourcing, assessment, and closing of highly qualified candidates
• Comfortable leveraging data to influence hiring at all levels
• Partner effectively with recruiting team peers and cross-functional partners (sourcing, compensation, HR, People Tech, and operations teams, etc.)
• Build and maintain network of potential candidates through proactive market research and on-going relationship management

• A minimum of 5+ years' formally leading/managing a recruiting team
• 7+ years of hands-on full cycle recruiting experience, preferably in-house at a high-tech or gaming company
• Comfortable connecting with, and presenting to people of all levels
• Solid multi-tasking and prioritization skills
• Able to work autonomously and with discretion
• Easily manage through ambiguity, shifting between priorities and projects seamlessly
• Excellent communication skills, with the ability to negotiate and navigate internal and external audiences

• Passion for gaming
• World-class passive sourcing skills
• Experience using Workday Recruit and Eightfold.ai

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-dy4kxk-34-231-147-28-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Activision Blizzard, Inc. is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment.