Genus is an agricultural biotechnology pioneer. We are a global FTSE 250 company, headquartered in the UK, and listed on the London Stock Exchange. Genus PLC has a presence in over 70 countries and a global workforce of over 3,000 employees and growing. We are a worldwide leader in porcine and bovine animal genetics, partnering with farmers to transform how we nourish the world – a mission that is important to a sustainable future.
Food consumption is expected to rise by 60% in the next 20 years. Our challenge is to affordably and sustainably meet that escalating demand while global resources diminish. Our vision is clear: Pioneering animal genetic improvement to help nourish the world.
At Genus we offer a competitive salary. Benefits include health, dental, vision, FSA/HSA, long and short-term disability, 401K, tuition reimbursement, paid holidays and ETO (employee time off). This position will have opportunity for growth.
Genus PLC has an exciting opportunity. We are looking for an IT Talent Acquisition Specialist; someone who is passionate about recruiting, IT, and making a difference. The Talent Acquisition Specialist has primary accountability for partnering with HR Business Partners and hiring leaders to achieve agreed Talent Acquisition objectives, through ownership of the full-cycle recruitment for assigned client groups. This visible Talent Acquisition professional will have accountability for profiling, sourcing, screening and interviewing candidates up to Director level, hiring decision participation and offer management through strategic partnerships. You must have strong organizational skills, excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, and able to influence, guide and direct in a professional manner.
The position is a 6 month contract position, supporting our IT division. Location is flexible: our UK Corporate office, our US office in DeForest, WI, or remote for the right individual.
Basic Qualifications: (required)
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