Talent Sourcer, Japan - Contract
About the team
Nike, Inc.’s uncompromising focus on human potential extends to its workforce. Nike Human Resources teams help attract, retain, and reward the world’s most innovative people by creating programs to help them thrive. They accelerate company growth as stewards of culture, organizational effectiveness, talent and change. The global Human Resources community includes experts in talent planning, talent acquisition, talent development, compensation and benefits, employee relations and more. Together, they develop a motivated, diverse and engaged global team.
About the role
This is a 6 month contract role with potential for extension based on performance and business needs.
As a Talent Sourcer on the Nike Talent Acquisition team, you'll contribute to creating and sustaining effective methods and processes to identify and source top talent for Nike’s business in Japan. You'll utilize innovative and effective sourcing methods that are designed to deliver a diverse pool of candidates to the business against aggressive timelines.
This role will report into the Talent Acquisition Manager Asia Pacific, based in Tokyo.
A critical position within the talent organization at Nike, the Talent Sourcer role requires an inspired, entrepreneurial and influential person who is ultimately a…
Leader - You bring out the best in every person, opportunity and relationship.
Manage strategic partners and vendors.
Establish credibility with team, business partners and your talent network.
Planner - You anticipate, plan and create the future.
Develop innovative solutions based on data and team insights to identify and source top talent.
Use data to drive planning and decision making to develop sourcing strategies.
Recruiter - You are always on the hunt.
Possess deep and broad industry talent acquisition experience.
Connect into an extensive and dynamic personal network to maintain a pipeline of talent.
Optimize processes to drive efficiency and governance.
Seeker – You believe there is always something new to be learned. Always.
Bring an always curious mind to the organization and team.
Seek and champion emerging trends and technologies.
Identify opportunities and activate solutions.
Storyteller – You bring everything to life through a story – our brand, our work, our teams, ourselves.
Create compelling narratives using data to promote strategy.
Represent the art and science of sourcing.
Demonstrate excellent written, verbal and technical presentation skills.
- Minimum 4 years' sourcing experience, including developing diverse sources to generate talent, outreach recruitment, cold calling, internet and web (including Boolean) searches.
- Experience in a sourcing role in a recruitment agency or a fast-growth retail or consumer business highly preferred.
- You must demonstrate a high degree of independent decision making, as well as the ability to manage multiple sourcing assignments with aggressive time lines.
- Fluency in both Japanese and English (minimum TOEIC 800+) required.