Job Details

Senior Specialist, Talent Acquisition


Date Opened: 11/22/2018

Job Type:

Job Number: 18000E4T

Job Description

Who We Are:
HBC is a diversified global retailer, focused on driving the performance of high quality stores and their all-channel offerings, growing through acquisitions, and unlocking the value of real estate holdings.

Founded in 1670, HBC is the oldest company in North America. Our portfolio today includes formats ranging from luxury to premium department stores to off price fashion shopping destinations, with more than 480 stores and over 66,000 employees around the world.

Our leading banners across North America and Europe include Hudson's Bay, Lord & Taylor, Saks Fifth Avenue, Gilt, Saks OFF 5TH, Galeria Kaufhof, the largest department store group in Germany, and Belgium's only department store group Galeria INNO.

We have significant investments in real estate joint ventures. HBC has partnered with Simon Property Group Inc. in the HBC Global Properties Joint Venture, which owns properties in the United States and Germany. In Canada, HBC has partnered with RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust in the RioCan-HBC Joint Venture.

A truly global corporate citizen, HBC is committed to responsible business practices to bring about positive change, and we work hard to shape a sustainable future for people and the planet. Our philanthropic initiatives help create healthy families, strong communities, and sport excellence in the cities and countries in which we operate around the world, while striving to create innovative programs and resources that provide flexibility for work-life balance in order to maintain a positive working environment

What This Position Is All About: 

T    The mandate for this position is primarily responsible for researching and sourcing candidates for our recruitment requirements for HBC India. This role will also focus on building creative analytics for the recruitment function and actively contribute to strengthening our recruitment presence on social media.

      Role is essential to the team and applicants must be able to thrive in a high pressure, fast moving, and evolving environment


Who You Are:

The successful candidate should be a respected and proven recruitment professional with a quantifiable track record of success in delivering results within a large complex organization.  He/she must have the ability to quickly assess a new environment and develop solutions that support the business strategy, critical objectives, and cultural norms. He/she must be creative with a strategic mindset along with the ability to turn concepts into action. He/she must have strong relationship building and influence skills, strong verbal, written communication skills and strong analytical and diagnostic skills.

You also have:


  • Minimum of  4-6 years of prior End to End IT recruitment experience
  • 2+ years' experience in a technical hiring: Developers, Testers, Analytics And Data Science
  • Experience in Recruitment/Sourcing for the Emerging technologies
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and strong attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated ability to provide the highest level of customer service to internal and external candidates
  • Strong coaching and leadership skills
  • Experience in managing a team
  • Must be tech savvy; Applicant Tracking Systems and CRM's with the ability to learn additional programs as needed

As the Lead, Talent Acquisition, you will:


Manage full cycle recruiting processes to meet hiring goals across all levels of HBC team. Establish relationships with leaders across Engineering and Technical Operations, developing a deep understanding of their objectives, challenges and teams, using this information to anticipate hiring needs and attract and close top candidates. Partner with Hiring Managers to create customized sourcing strategies focused on cultivating strong, diverse pipelines of both internal and external prospect. Track and analyze search metrics and provide data-driven, actionable updates to hiring managers and the broader recruiting team

How Often You May Travel:

  • NA

Your Life and Career at HBC:

  • Be part of a world-class team; work with an adventurous spirit; think and act like an owner- operator!
  • Exposure to rewarding career advancement opportunities, from retail to supply chain, to digital or corporate.
  • A culture that promotes a healthy, fulfilling work/life balance
  • Benefits package for all eligible full-time employees (including medical, vision and dental).
  • An amazing employee discount



Job Qualifications

Thank you for your interest with HBC. We look forward to reviewing your application.

HBC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, HBC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

HBC welcomes all applicants for this position. Should you be individually selected to participate in an assessment or selection process, accommodations are available upon request in relation to the materials or processes to be used.