Sallyport Global Senior Recruiter/ Talent Acquisition Professional in Alexandria, Virginia


Michael Baker International is a global leader in Engineering, Architecture and Consulting professionals dedicated to developing and implementing innovative solutions to the world’s infrastructure and environmental challenges. Supported by more than 6,000 employees in 90 offices worldwide, we provide a full continuum of life-cycle engineering consulting, specialized global construction, base operations, Green Infrastructure, security management and intelligence solutions.

CORPORATE Michael Baker International understands that people require choices in where they want to begin to build a sustainable future. For more than 75 years, Michael Baker International has maintained an entrepreneurial work environment that fosters great careers, which ultimately has brought great success to the organization. Michael Baker offers many opportunities to help you grow professionally to build your career. Whether it is in Finance, IT, Human Resources, Technology, Communications, Proposal Production, Legal or our National Practice and Market segments, take your next step with us and help make a difference in the lives of those you work with and those we serve.

DESCRIPTION As a part of our Talent Acquisition Team, the Senior Recruiter will help ensure the delivery of our most valuable asset-people, across the Mid Atlantic. You will build and maintain relationships with hiring managers and candidates. You will foster relationships with professional associations. You will identify target candidates and take advantage of networking opportunities to aggressively, source and screen, and close the best possible candidates. •The majority of your day would be spent sourcing, developing and screening potential candidates across a myriad of resources. •You will partner with hiring managers to identify personnel needs, job specifications, qualifications, and skills and assist them in crafting job descriptions and developing recruiting strategies. •You will manage projects including email marketing, industry talent mapping, mining professional and alumni associations, social media, cold calling and engaging candidates. •You will participate in skill development and team building programs; collaborating with Lead Recruiters in the creation of structured educational exercises and seizing unstructured coaching opportunities. •You will develop passive candidate pipelines through name generation, networking, cold calling, complex internet searches and research. •You will assist with the development of recruitment programs, budgets, and collateral to attract applicants and to fill specific job openings. •Working with your Lead Recruiter, you will evaluate effectiveness of current programs and makes recommendations appropriate for the business needs. •Feel a sense of pride in knowing that you are helping to build the future of the organization and ensuring that the best available difference makers find fulfilling careers with Michael Baker International!

PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS •You’ll need a Bachelor's degree, or equivalent work experience; and at least 5-15 years of related experience. •You’ll need to be outgoing, organized and assertive. You’ll also need to be able to network, source and uncover talent at all levels. •Excellent English language skills, written and verbal, are essential to success in this role. •You’ll need to be able to quickly get up to speed on our recruiting policy, procedures and databases and acquire an understanding of the company’s service offerings, and employment opportunities. •Naturally, you’ll need computer skills (Microsoft Office), with the ability to utilize our applicant tracking system and social media savvy. •If you have prior experience recruiting within the Architecture, Engineering or Construction industries it would definitely help you to hit the ground running. •You’ll need a general knowledge and understanding of recruitment/placement laws and practices.

Title: Senior Recruiter/ Talent Acquisition Professional

Location: VA-Alexandria

Requisition ID: 180693

Other Locations: US-VA-Manassas, US-MD-Linthicum