Job Placement Consultant

  • Category Human Resources
  • Shift Office Hours
  • Posted On Jan 11 ,2021
  • No. of Openings 1 opening
  • Job Experience : 2+ years
  • Job Level : Permanent

Job Description

Are you looking to use your sales and relationship development skills to make a difference in the community? Do you love networking, meeting new people and actively maintaining client and employer relationships? Do you have the ambition to take on a new role and make it your own?

Manpower is looking for a Job Placement Consultant to join our Red Deer office in a permanent role. We believe that it is important to place the right people in the right roles – that our people are integral to the business and a major reason for its success!

In this role you will provide career coaching for clients and you will be responsible for the proactive, direct marketing of job seekers to suitable employers for job placement into entry level/apprenticeship type roles based on their skills, interests and experience within the trades industry specifically.

Your responsibilities will include:
• Directly market program clients to suitable employers for entry level trades positions, based on their skill assessments, interests and experiences

  • Proactively expanding employer and industry relationships through cold and warm calling, and promoting program/clients
  • Attending career fairs and marketing the program and its clients to prospective employers
  • Assisting with ongoing marketing and promotional activities and initiatives as needed
  • Meeting assigned job placement targets
    • Providing one-on-one assistance and support to program clients as needed
  • Providing feedback and support with job search strategies
    • Conducting Mock Interviews and Interview preparation activities with clients
    • Social media savvy

    As our next Job Placement Consultant, you bring:
    • Related education

  • Experience working within the trades; established networks within the trades would be considered an asset
    • Demonstrated experience in cold/warm calling, networking and relationship building
    • Must be an organized, confident self-starter who is comfortable with direct marketing of clients to employers
  • Passion and commitment to assisting individuals with career development opportunities and reaching their career goals
  • Excellent communication, time management and interpersonal skills
    • Excellent presentation and negotiation skills
    • Ability to utilize creativity in order to maximize opportunities
    • A component of the position entails traveling to client-sites, so a vehicle and valid full class-5 driver’s license is required
  • Experienced on various social media platforms

    Why Manpower?

    Manpower Alberta offers a competitive salary and incentive program, extensive benefits, tuition reimbursement, generous Paid Time Off, complimentary access to an online training and development center to support your personal and professional development.

    We’ve got the right opportunity. Tell us why you’re the right person! If you are excited about this opportunity and you meet the qualifications listed above, please apply with a cover letter outlining your interest in the role directly to Shilo Taylor at shilo.taylor@manpower.com

    Manpower would like to thank all applicants for their interest in joining our team. Due to the number of individuals applying to positions at Manpower, only successful applicants will be contacted. All other resumes will be retained for future opportunities.