Contract Talent Acquisition Specialist


Job Description

This role is a remote contract which can be located at any location within the continental United States

BAE is searching for a Contract Recruiter to join our Talent Acquisition team to support our closed program team located in our NH location in finding Secret cleared and Top secret cleared talent. We are looking for self-motivated individuals with a passion to identify and fill IT technical roles. You will work in a fast paced, performance driven environment with a focus on delivering excellent candidate experiences and keeping the talent pipeline full of great candidates ready to interview.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Deliver full life-cycle recruitment, partner with Human Resources and Hiring Managers to understand the priorities. Assist in scheduling interviews, following up with candidates and ensuring the offer process and onboarding goes smoothly.
  • Qualify candidates before presenting, ensure quick turn around on requests to schedule interviews, and provide timely feedback to candidates.
  • You will interact closely with the recruiting coordinator, interviewers, hiring managers, and recruiting analysts, across the organization to ensure a smooth interview process for candidates.


Required Education, Experience, & Skills
  • 3-5 years' of recruiting experience in a corporate environment or within an agency.
  • Ability to exercise discretion, work independently, and adapt quickly.
  • Strong customer service focus.
  • Ability to screen applicant via phone, email, and text platforms

This is a long term contract role


Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
  • A bachelor's degree with a strong academic record is preferred.
  • A blend of corporate recruiting and agency experience is desirable.
  • Experience recruiting IT, engineering or technical talent is preferred.
  • Very strong customer support and/or sales background.
  • This role is an important extension of our talent acquisition team.


About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems' game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve. At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We're laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.