Talent Insights Specialist - Officer Talent Acquis...

Talent Insights Specialist - Officer Talent Acquisition

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Human Resources
  • Job Function Human Resources
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 1193728BR

What you'll do at

• Generate a pool of prospects by developing and utilizing techniques to source talent; and building a network of business and sourcing contacts to ensure research is focused and techniques are industry best practice.
• Identifies niche sourcing events (recruiting events, career fairs, professional conferences, diversity events & associations) by partnering with the business unit and recruiting to understand the functional landscape; and developing strategies for engaging with talent creatively.
• Conducts competitive intelligence research related to recruitment and staffing by developing competitor opportunity lists and organizational charts; building a knowledge base that will live and change as organizations change; identifying functional skills in competitor organizations; and mapping competitor positions and talent (build pipelines of talent)
• Builds partnerships between recruiting and business units by gaining an understanding of and becoming the subject-matter-expert (SME) for that functional area or business; and training and educating recruiters and business units in that functional area by disseminating relevant content via social platforms and via direct meetings (recruitment updates/intakes)
• Provides talent acquisition and recruitment with information to drive efficiencies, to drive competitive advantage, or to proactively build a talent pipeline by researching and identifying technology, and applications to enhance ability to source, engage and screen talent quickly
• Develop and recommend advanced strategies and best practices to Talent Insights and broader Talent Acquisition teams to stay current on new research, market data, and hiring trends.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 2 years' experience creating insights and values from data.
  • Bachelor's degree in Human Resources, Business, or related field and 3 years' experience in recruiting, sourcing, research, or related field OR 4 years' experience in recruiting, sourcing, research, or related field.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2 years' experience with recruitment insight sources (for example, Hoovers, NAS).
  • 2 years' experience with recruitment, insight, or intelligence data tools (for example, Tableau, LIR, BLS).


Current or previous experience at an Executive Search Firm within or leading a research/sourcing function.

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability—and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries—all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?
Adele Garcia
"Walmart supports their associates. They really are like your second family away from home."
— Adele Garcia, Global HR Operations

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options
  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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