Talent Acquisition Manager


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Location Galway
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
Contact Helga Reeves
email helga@hero.ie

Talent Acquisition Manager

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Job ID: JOB-12068

Talent Acquisition Manager

Our Client a leading player in the Pharma/Med Tech Sector are looking to attract a Talent Acquisition Manager for their business This is a new role and an opportunity to be part of a dynamic team within the Human Resources function.  We are looking for individuals who will support and drive the company’s vision to be the most valued global provider of high quality, competitively priced pharmaceutical products and to provide excellent services and support to our Clients customer base. 

In the role of Talent Acquisition Manager you will be responsible for sourcing, recruiting, hiring, and retaining talented candidates. You will lead the planning, developing, and implementing a new and productive Talent Acquisition strategy for our company. You will be an excellent communicator, problem solver and thrive on building and maintaining strong relationships.

You will analyse, interpret, and execute requirements from key stakeholders including the board, Senior Leadership Team and hiring managers for each department with a view to achieving effective outcomes.

Working with the HR team you will be responsible for providing a professional HR service to all employees of the Group daily.  A strong work ethic and positive attitude is required for this role.

 Key Responsibilities:

  • Investigate and determine employee needs
  • Develop sustainable talent acquisition and hiring plans and strategies 
  • Design, plan and execute employer branding activities
  • Encourage employees to be brand ambassadors
  • Manage employee referrals programme
  • Use HRIS, Recruitment Marketing tools
  • Source and find candidates qualified for open positions
  • Perform analysis of hiring needs and provide employee hiring forecast
  • Design, plan and execute selection processes (conduct interviews and screening calls, administer additional tests where relevant)
  • Reviews employment applications and background check reports
  • Find bottlenecks in the recruiting process and streamline
  • Perform candidate and employee satisfaction evaluations and workshops
  • Plan, support and execute procedures for improving the candidate experience
  • Suggest measures for improving employee retention 
  • Use sourcing methods for hard-to-fill roles
  • Attend career and college fairs, and similar events to identify continuous improvement initiatives
  • Determine and execute recruiting KPIs
  • Create and present KPI reports monthly or as required


  • Highly engaging with a customer service outlook
  • Competent in business analysis and best practices within the context of Talent Acquisition
  • An excellent communicator at multiple levels
  • Highly organized with an ability to think laterally and prioritize competing demands
  • Ability to build relationships and collaborate with others is essential.
  • Demonstrate and lead on the values, initiatives, and culture of an organization. Professional expertise.
  • Demonstrated ability in prioritizing key initiatives such as workforce planning
  • Proficient in setting targets and KPIs to monitor performance.
  • Positive and proactive person who is energized by having great responsibility.


  • 3-5 years’ experience at a Talent Manager level.
  • Third Level degree in a relevant field of study, Human Resources or Business.
  • In-depth knowledge of full cycle recruiting and employer branding techniques.
  • Experience with International sourcing and selection.
  • Experience in utilizing and implementing digital and marketing platforms.
  • Strong computer skills with MS Office.
  • Demonstrates good written and verbal communication skills, including documentation and correspondence.
  • Ability to work in a dynamic and fast paced environment.

For more information on this role in Galway please contact Helga Reeves on 086 8168298  helga@hero.ie

Check out all our open jobs on our HERO Recruitment website – https://www.hero.ie/

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Helga Reeves


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Talent Acquisition Manager

Helga Reeves

Role Type Permanent
Contact Helga Reeves
email helga@hero.ie
mobile +353 86 816 82 98
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