Comcast Associate, Executive Search in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world's best entertainment and online experiences. As a Fortune 50 leader, we set the pace in a variety of innovative and fascinating businesses and create career opportunities across a wide range of locations and disciplines. We are at the forefront of change and move at an amazing pace, thanks to our remarkable people, who bring cutting-edge products and services to life for millions of customers every day. If you share in our passion for teamwork, our vision to revolutionize industries and our goal to lead the future in media and technology, we want you to fast-forward your career at Comcast.
In partnership with broader Executive Search team, develop and deliver on strategies to deliver exceptional executive talent.
-Participate in initial search strategy and update meetings with Director, Executive Search and hiring executive
-Work with Director and Research team in development of search strategy
-Collaborate with team and business leaders on delivery of research engagements focused on external leadership benchmarking, mission critical talent pipelines, market intelligence, and diversity initiatives
-Partner with Research Analyst as well as directly generate candidate prospects; Utilize research tools (e.g. Encore TRM Database, LinkedIn, industry news) to identify networking contacts and passive candidate pools
-Provide team market trends and industry knowledge
-Conduct outreach to passive candidates, both online and via phone
-Conduct phone screens and provide candidate recommendations to team
-Thoroughly document candidate information in database and applicant tracking system for each interaction
-Establish relationship and maintain on-going contact with prospective candidates, creating talent pipeline
-Assist in identifying opportunities for introducing top talent to the organization (e.g. Executive Introduction program)
-Contact executive referrals for informational discussions
-Constantly build knowledge of industry, companies and functions in order to fully contribute to the strategy
-Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Must be able to work
nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) as necessary.
-Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Professional Qualifications and Experience:
-Minimum 5 years' experience in recruiting, research or related field
-Some experience in Executive Search preferred.
-Strong communication (written and verbal) a must
-Ability to influence/persuade at all levels of the organization
-Demonstrated interviewing/screening skills
-Attention to detail, high level of organizational skills
-Ability to build collaborative relationships and inspire trust
-Bachelors Degree or Equivalent
-Generally requires 5-7 years related experience
Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer