PGIM HR | Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist , PGIM Europe

PGIM is the diversified asset management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU). With $1.5 trillion in assets under management, and 38 offices spanning 16 countries, PGIM is among the world’s top-10 largest asset managers. Comprised of seven self-governing asset management divisions, each PGIM business offers a distinct workplace culture that aligns with the firm’s ultimate objective: to provide premier service to our clients while fostering an inclusive workplace culture that is rooted in trust, respect and equality.

Our Role:

PGIM’s businesses offer a range of investment solutions for retail and institutional investors around the world across a broad range of asset classes, which include Public Fixed Income, Private Fixed Income, Fundamental Equity, Quantitative Equity, Real Estate, and alternatives. Our London office is looking for a Director, Talent Acquisition to support all hiring strategies for offices across the UK and Europe. As the ideal candidate you have experience forming relationships, influencing stakeholders, building strategies, and executing flawlessly. Your experience with recruiting leading practices (experienced, early talent), processes, assessment models, and technologies will help elevate our recruitment strategies. Your success will be showcased across all our regions, so if this sounds exciting, then PGIM may be the place for you.

Your Impact:
  • Develop and sustain relationships within the business and leadership to enable and facilitate effective hiring practices across experienced and early talent within the asset management industry
  • Collaborate with other members of the talent organization, HR business partners and key Stakeholders to determine workforce planning, recruiting/ sourcing strategies, selection criteria, and recruiting metrics
  • Own the vendor relationship and governance strategy within PGIM Europe; directly interacting and negotiating dynamic deals with our approved external partners.
  • Translate talent data and insights into business specific recruiting strategies and outcomes
  • Successfully map the market for Investment-grade roles across our European regions,
  • Effectively utilize Workday to automate the recruitment processes and build talent pipelines.
  • Collaborate with PGIM Marketing on recruitment strategies, including social media, to attract and retain top talent and further develop brand value.
  • Direct and lead projects and recruiting related activities within the talent organization

Your Required Skills:
  • 8+ years of experience within a Recruitment or HR-related function, directly supporting staffing within Financial Services.
  • Expertise in supporting an asset management/investment management business, with a strong preference in supporting regional offices across UK and Europe.
  • Expertise in Talent Acquisition strategy management, sourcing and strategic workforce planning
  • Track record of innovating and building successful relationships, at all levels of the organization
  • Excellent communication, data driven presentation, and facilitation skills
  • Ability to influence and negotiate with key decision makers and leadership
  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Utilization of market intelligence and recruitment marketing to connect with top talent
  • Previous experience in analyzing talent data and influencing related outcomes for the business and its leaders
  • BA/BS degree
  • Fluency in English

Your Desired Skills:
  • Direct experience with the Workday product suite
  • Fluency in other European language(s) such as German, French, Italian, a definite plus

Prudential Financial, Inc. of the United States is not affiliated with Prudential plc. which is headquartered in the United Kingdom.

Prudential is a multinational financial services leader with operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Leveraging its heritage of life insurance and asset management expertise, Prudential is focused on helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. The company's well-known Rock symbol is an icon of strength, stability, expertise and innovation that has stood the test of time. Prudential's businesses offer a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds, asset management, and real estate services, some of which may not be available in your area.

We recognize that our strength and success are directly linked to the quality and skills of our diverse associates. We are proud to be a place where talented people who want to make a difference can grow as professionals, leaders, and as individuals. Visit to learn more about our values, our history and our brand.

Prudential is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetics, disability, marital status, age, veteran status, domestic partner status , medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.

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