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Belfast, Northern Ireland

Closing Date

2019-06-17 23:00:00


Lead Consultant- University and Entry Level Talent

  • Ref: 11/6/LCU

    Think Technology- Think Allstate

    We build solutions that touch 16 million customers on a daily basis.

    You will work alongside people as passionate as you, focused on delivering the best possible user experiences.

    You will work in a highly collaborative environment primed to adapt to an ever-changing landscape and which places technology solutions at its core.

    You will thrive, you will think differently, you will challenge convention and have the freedom to act with integrity, intention and speed; you will be at the forefront of developing capabilities in support of Allstate’s global business model; you will deliver results and you will leave things better than you found them.



    Job Description

    We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Lead Consultant within our Talent Acquisition (TA) team in Belfast. 

    Reporting to the Head of Talent Acquisition, The Lead Consultant will be responsible for strategically developing, implementing and executing programs that attract a diverse, pipeline of entry level talent needed to help support Allstate’s Talent Management strategies.  The successful individual will be a high performing, experienced Lead Consultant, who will be responsible for building and maintaining strategic relationships with universities and colleges in Northern Ireland, US and India and developing a robust and focused program of university engagement activities to build the Allstate brand on campus.

    The successful candidate will understand the technology environment and able to develop strong relationships with the Allstate business units developing solutions which effectively meet the business needs.  They will be target driven and able to respond and manage within tight deadlines, applying the highest recruitment standards at all times. They will be an excellent ambassador for Allstate, maintaining highest levels of professionalism at all times. They will have strong people management skills required to manage large intakes of interns, placement students, apprenticeships and graduates.

    The role is permanent within the Talent Acquisition team based in the Belfast office.  There will be travel to other Allstate offices locally and globally for recruitment activities, external campaigns and global university partnership activities.

    Essential Criteria

    • Must be an EU citizen or possess a current UK Tier 1 Visa or Tier 2 visa and eligible to take up full time, permanent employment. EU candidates must also demonstrate they are eligible to take up UK employment post-Brexit.
    • Have a minimum of 1 years’ experience in an entry level talent strategy role within an IT environment
    • Have a minimum of 5 year’s general recruitment experience
    • Proven track record of managing projects of similar size and scale
    • Proven track record of internal and external stakeholder management and relationship building
    • Previous experience managing high volume entry level recruitment campaigns (preferable within an IT environment)
    • Ability to travel.
    • Possess a full driver’s license and access to a car for business purposes as required

    Desirable Criteria

    • 2 years’ experience in an entry level talent strategy role
    • Experience of managing budgets and conducting financial forecasts
    • Previous experience working as part of a global team
    • In-house recruitment experience within an IT environment
    • Degree level qualification (any discipline)
    • Affiliate membership of IRP or associate member of CIPD

    Closing Date:  Tuesday 18th June 2019

    Statement on Fair Employment and Equal Opportunities:

    Allstate NI wishes to ensure equal opportunity is given to all job applicants.  This company will not discriminate on the grounds of race, gender (including gender reassignment status), sexual orientation, religious belief, political opinion, marital status, age or disability.

    We are an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. However, as women are currently under-represented in our workforce, we would particularly welcome applications from women. All appointments will be made on merit.

    Applicants should note Allstate NI complete AccessNI background checks on all candidates offered a position.


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