Creative & Technical Sourcer in San Francisco, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 10/2/2021

Job Snapshot

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    16 weeks
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    Volt Branch

Job Description

Volt is seeking an Entertainment Creative & Technical Sourcer in the San Francisco area. The ideal candidate can source creative & technical talent, screen and help with the volume currently being experienced at the studio. This is a 6 month contract based in the San Francisco area. 

Primary focus:

•Works either alone or with a recruitment partner to develop the search strategy, including creating a target list of competitor companies, target development titles and anticipated time frame of the search

•Strategically develops recruitment research by using Internet resources, conducting research of companies on the ‘target list’, calling directly into targeted companies to identify and obtain contact information for appropriate candidates for existing and potential future searches

•Expertise speaking with technical candidates, with the ability to communicate effectively through written and verbal communication

•Responsible for creating a targeted list of companies that employ similar positions for which a division is hiring. Targeted lists may also be created in anticipation of future openings based on a functional category/discipline as well as high-turn areas

•Conducts in-depth screens on potential candidates for level of interest, qualifications, and compensation on an as-needed basis

•Develops a broad professional network of talent within the industry for future and recurring recruitment needs

•Stays abreast of market trends and track competitive practices.

•Maintains current, accurate research and data on a regular and consistent basis

Must Haves:

•3-5 years experience in recruiting technical or creative candidates within the entertainment/VFX industry and or transferable job skills

•Experience in consulting and/or working in a consultative role where multiple projects and competing demands are the norm

•Proven experience contacting high-potential prospects through targeted cold-calling

Join the force!