Kelly Services Sr. IT Recruiter in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

As an IT Recruiter, you are the key element that connects job-seekers with companies looking to hire the right talent. You are a specialist building lasting relationships and driving candidate engagement throughout the entire placement process. This can be a virtual opportunity that can be located anywhere in the United States.


  • Maintains accountability to achieve individual recruiting targets and team recruiting goals, as defined by the client

  • Interfaces with the client Recruiting Manager to ensure satisfaction

  • Consults with client Recruiting Manager and follows processes to achieve SLAs/metrics

  • Effectively communicates, screens and ensure a positive candidate experience for referral and external applicants

  • Effectively communicates and advises qualified candidates to drive offer acceptance

  • Interview, presents and properly communicates candidate fit to the client Recruiting Manager

  • Maintains accountability for diversity and quality metrics

  • Ensures process accuracy/compliance with legal and client regulations

  • Develops understanding of client culture to ensure best candidate selection

  • Manages client expectations appropriately

  • Networks within candidates to generate referrals

Duties, Qualifications and Experience:


  • Proven success in quality recruiting projects

  • Understanding of sourcing channels, networks and innovative recruiting

  • Phone interviews candidates to ensure client fit as well as positive candidate experience

  • Executes accurate data capture and real time reporting on key staffing metrics in client’s ATS

  • Demonstrates knowledge of applicable employment laws

  • Effectively utilizes problem solving and root cause analysis skills

  • Professional:

  • Quickly evaluates and prioritize tasks in a high volume recruiting environment

  • Process driven; experience communicating status throughout the recruiting process

  • Demonstrates the ability to build rapport with job seekers

  • Demonstrates strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Effectively utilizes interpersonal, consultative and negotiation skills

  • Demonstrates the ability to work with challenging and demanding clients and adapt to change quickly

  • Identifies and resolves potential challenges and risks then engages in proper escalation procedure

  • Drives results in a positive and professional manner in a deadline-oriented environment

Experience and Education Requirements:

2-5+ years of full life cycle recruiting experience

Must have experience in IT recruiting

Bachelor’s Degree preferred

About Kelly Services®

As a global leader in providing workforce solutions, Kelly Services (Nasdaq: KELYA, KELYB) and its subsidiaries, offer a comprehensive array of outsourcing and consulting services as well as world-class staffing on a temporary, temporary-to-hire, and direct-hire basis. Kelly® has a role in managing employment opportunities for more than one million workers around the globe by employing 550,000 of these individuals directly with the remaining workers engaged through its talent supply chain network of supplier partners. Revenue in 2016 was $5.3 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.

EOE including but not limited to Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.