Responsibilities:

  • Build and maintain strong partnerships with employers by proactively developing new relationships and maintaining existing ones through regular, thoughtful communication
  • Work with tenants, and other local employers, to understand their hiring needs within the context of their overall business and industry
  • Work with employers to identify immediate job openings, training needs, and longer term hiring plans
  • Set the strategy for sourcing candidates for each open job opening, with a focus on delivering quality and speed to businesses
  • Work closely with the businesses throughout the search process providing consistent communication and incredible client service, balancing multiple processes simultaneously
  • Develop partnerships with other workforce and training organizations that prepare individuals for success within targeted industries
  • Support Employment Support team to identify, vet, and prepare job seekers for identified job openings
  • Synthesize emerging trends across employers to identify opportunities for customized training and recruitment strategies and other additional support services for businesses
  • As needed, manage customized training and recruitment strategies
  • Track and measure the success of business partnerships with data including communication, job openings, placements, and retention

Required Skills and Abilities

  • Commitment and alignment to the vision of the Employment Center and BNYDC, and a passion for connecting job seekers to economic opportunity, and providing businesses needed talent
  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to build relationships with a diverse set of employers, job seekers, and partners.
  • Strong project management skills, with an ability to manage tasks and deliverables across multiple concurrent projects and organize time and priorities.
  • Experience working with small and medium sized businesses and an understanding of their needs and challenges, especially in the human resources realm
  • Ability to build and manage partnerships with other organizations
  • Experience managing hiring and recruitment processes
  • Ability to track and analyze data
  • High level of integrity, trust, accountability, and judgment

Qualifications

  • 4+ years of relevant work experience
  • A four-year college degree or additional, commensurate relevant work experience
  • Bilingual a plus  
  • Flexibility to work some evenings and weekends

Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter as an attachment to HRHumanResources@bnydc.org

BNYDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.