Talent Acquisition Technology and Operations Leader

Atlanta | Georgia | United States

About WestRock
WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.

Talent Acquisition Technology and Operations Leader

1000 Abernathy Rd, NE
Atlanta, Georgia, 30328
United States



Nice to meet you!  With operations around the world and expertise in every shopping category, we focus on working with brands to help them win across the board by providing an unbeatable portfolio of paper and packaging products.  We're building unbeatable packaging solutions together.  WestRock focuses daily on sustainability, safety and inclusion as well as values and behaviors that contribute to the success of our company.


The Talent Acquisition Technology and Operations Leader will drive and manage enterprise-wide talent acquisition programs and recruiting technologies that meet the need of WestRock’s global business.  This role will collaborate with the Head of Talent Acquisition to provide operational support by delivering process, system and reporting which promotes operational efficiency and a world-class candidate and employee experience.

Additional responsibilities include:

Collaborate with partners across TA and HR to document priorities, plan and execute process and tool improvements in a structured, measurable way while also establishing criteria to evaluate success

Scope process improvement opportunities for the talent acquisition function, driving consistency across systems, processes, data and reporting

Track, measure and provide on-going insight to the candidate experience throughout the recruiting process and proactively recommend solutions

Lead all Talent Acquisition reporting to include the development of meaningful metrics to conduct quantitative analysis and drive investment decisions.

Partner with Talent Acquisition and Communications to implement digital recruitment marketing programs with a focus on diversity, veteran and early career hiring.

Ensure adherence to federal and local government regulations as well as EU Data Privacy requirements

Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Human Resources, or related discipline

10+ years of experience in talent acquisition and/or human resources

5+ years of experience leading talent acquisition programs and technology initiatives

Expertise with selecting and implementing recruiting technology to include
applicant tracking systems, social media, digital interviewing tools and
on-line assessment vendors

Experience in developing and reporting recruiting data and metrics that drive decision making

Demonstrated success in building and maintaining effective relationships within
and outside of Talent Acquisition and HR to include external vendors

Well-developed relationship management and consultative skills, ability to
influence and lead change  

Excellent analytical, communication, presentation and facilitation skills

Results-oriented with excellent follow through skills

Demonstrated ability to operate independently and use sound judgment with limited functional guidance and oversight

Experience with MS Office tools

Must be able to travel 10-20%

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