• Talent Acquisition Recruiter

    Job Locations US-MO-St. Louis | US-MO-Kansas City
    Posted Date 4 months ago(10/31/2018 9:41 AM)
    Job ID
    Firm Administration
  • Responsibilities

    With your keen eye on recruiting talent, you will be expected to collaborate with managing partners, hiring managers, and the HR team and to identify and recruit high caliber talent. This position is responsible for recruiting in multiple segments (audit, tax, consulting, technologies) for multiple office locations.

    • Manage full-cycle recruiting process for assigned requisitions and overall firm hiring needs including the facilitation of recruitment and selection strategies, practices, and processes to ensure talent pools, candidate generation, and hiring decisions achieve workforce needs and staffing expectations.
    • Work collaboratively with the hiring managers and the HR team to understand business objectives and candidate requirements for open positions.
    • Proactively identify, qualify and recruit passive candidates, using innovative sourcing strategies, cold calling, social media and networking tools.
    • Screen resumes, conduct interviews and refer qualified candidates to open requisitions and potential opportunity hires.
    • Ensure a positive hiring manager and candidate experience throughout the hiring process serving as the primary point of contact through the hire date.
    • Coordinate interview process with applicable office personnel.
    • Deliver a solid professional presence on social media sites, at networking and/or recruiting events, and across the firm by representing and promoting BKD’s values and principles.
    • Prepare, manage and utilize ATS resources (iCIMS) for recruiting data and metrics, to track and report on recruiting data, drive key decisions, and ensure compliance with OFCCP and other relevant regulations.


    • Excellent interpersonal skills, positive attitude, and openness to engage with people.
    • High degree of initiative with the ability to think proactively and problem-solve.
    • Excellent project management, decision-making, organizational, and written communication skills.
    • Strong computer skills, including knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, web-based applications and email.
    • Ability to confidently and comfortably make cold contacts for proactive sourcing.
    • Ability to engage in and build relationships with firm personnel in a variety of office locations, talent communities, passive and active candidates, in-person and phone networking.
    • Knowledge of laws and practices applicable to recruiting and hiring including learning firm policies, procedures, and best practices.
    • Three years recruiting experience including two years corporate recruiting experience preferred
    • CPA firm, professional services, engineering services, health-care software, health-care services, or recruiting experience working with experienced professionals preferred

    Experience the BKD difference for yourself. For more information about our firm locations, visit bkd.com. BKD, LLP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or other protected classifications.


    BKD does not accept unsolicited referrals or resumes from any source other than directly from candidates. We will not consider unsolicited referrals and/or resumes from vendors including and without limitation, search firms, staffing agencies, fee-based referral services and recruiting agencies. BKD will not pay a fee to a recruiter or agency that does not have a signed BKD vendor agreement. Any resume or CV submitted to any employee of BKD without having a BKD vendor agreement in place will be considered property of BKD. BKD will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.


    BKD is a place where people build careers, gain new skills and enjoy big firm resources with a small firm approach to teamwork and camaraderie. We focus on providing unmatched client service to everyone we encounter—both in the marketplace and in our offices.  We also offer the support, resources and opportunities you need to further develop your career. We listen to learn, combine innovation with practicality and give back to the communities where we live and work.

    See what we offer new hires in terms of competitive compensation, People First benefits and paid time off.


    Take your career to the next level at BKD.


    About BKD

    BKD, LLP, a national CPA and advisory firm, can help individuals and businesses realize their goals. Our approximately 2,650 dedicated professionals provide solutions for clients in all 50 states and internationally. BKD and its subsidiaries offer a variety of tax, accounting and consulting services and combine the insight and ideas of thought leaders in multiple industries. Learn more at bkd.com.


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