First listed on: 25 September 2018

Talent Acquisition Lead - Group Digital

Ready for your next challenge?  Are you passionate about Digital and strive to embed best in class Talent Solutions.

Our team, customers and communities are at the heart of everything we do. If you value people like we do, learn fast, aspire to progress and are looking for opportunities and challenges – our Culture and People team could be for you.

Why us:

Here your ideas can be heard. Your actions and decisions can make a difference across all of Woolworths Group, our team members, and ultimately, our customers – in cities, towns and everywhere in-between. If you want to do something truly great in your career, then this is the place for you.  We’re a highly engaged team operating within a flexible working environment with great work life balance. We’re proud of the work we do and want to be known for delivering exceptional client experiences.

About the role:

Working across WooliesX and various Digital teams across the Group, you will be responsible for developing and executing the talent acquisition strategy for your portfolio inline with the overall group strategy.  As we continue the transformation of our business you will be partnering with leadership teams cross-functionally to deliver positive recruitment outcomes for our team.

As a Talent Lead for Group Digital, you will also be responsible for building and leading sourcing solutions, along with being a key member and contributor to the broader Culture and People team.

  • Recruitment role delivering a seamless end-to-end recruitment experience for senior leadership roles across the Digital portfolio

  • Provide leadership to a team of talent acquisition professionals who are tasked with sourcing and recruiting niche skill sets, top digital talent, and visionary leaders.

  • Lead, support and build capability in key strategic priority areas by creating innovative programs, recruitment approaches, tools and solutions to generate awareness, build candidate pipeline and drive talent acquisition efforts that align with the business goals and objectives

  • Convert workforce plans into ready now and future talent solutions for specific pipeline considering inputs such as succession planning gaps, skills gaps and building future capability

  • Influence and partner through deep working relationships to gain insights and build an understanding of the global market, while continuing to build your talent pipeline globally

About You:

You’re driven by a customer mission and passionate about being part of a tribe of great people. Whatever you love - digital, technology, engineering, you’re active in the community that sits around it.

You orient around doing what’s meaningful, purposeful and delivers value. You’re excited about being part of digital transformation and disrupting one of Australia’s biggest companies.

You’re curious and empathetic, with an eye for the bigger picture. You deal with complexity by collaborating with colleagues, listening to customers, testing ideas and continuously learning. You take authorship for what you create.

It would also be nice if you had

  • Demonstrated Leadership qualities with the ability to support and coach hiring managers and leaders

  • Strong Customer and team 1st focus

  • Proven track record of working with senior stakeholders to deliver outstanding results

  • Exposure to recruiting within a Digital business and/or team

What's in it for you:

  • An attractive remuneration package

  • Opportunity to collaborate with some of the brightest and best minds in Australia

  • Tech options - Woolworths are the largest employer of Google Apps in Australia and have BYOD options too

  • Training and Education - We pride ourselves in helping you realise your potential and give you the opportunity to be innovative

  • An exciting career - As our business grows, so do the opportunities for our team-members

If you think you have what it takes and want to be part of one of the most exciting journeys in Australian retail, apply now.

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