Easter Seals-Goodwill NRM Retail Engagement Specialist in Helena, Montana
Retail Engagement Specialist
Easter Seals-Goodwill is an exciting, fun place to work. We hire people who are customer focused, caring, bright, committed to the greater good with a strong desire to help those in need. The organization provides services in 50 locations across our four-state region and maintains Goodwill retail stores and job training sites in Montana, Utah and southern Idaho locations.
This position is responsible for relationship building with both the community and within our own organization. You will be responsible for focusing on recruiting and filling retail job openings in our Goodwill retail stores so there is a sufficient workforce to achieve productivity and other retail targets. This position will focus on recruitment and retention. You will be responsible for seeking Goodwill leadership’s input on initial recruitment materials, job fairs, partnering with managers and human resources to develop consistent, proven practices to fill vacancies.
Dedicate time with retail staff to have an understanding of skills needed and essential job functions of retail positions being recruited
Utilize recruitment platforms such as Open Hire, Facebook, Job Fairs, Promoted Posts, etc.
Gather, compile, and maintain current labor market and business data
Developing staffing solutions based on successful recruitment methods
Conduct initial interviews with applicants
Introduce to store manager/retail supervisor – make hiring decision
Develop and continue relationships with employees, community organizations and leaders to assist employees in progressing their career pathway
Develop relationships and engagement activities with workforce development agencies and candidate sources that result in partnerships and employment opportunities
Develop an outreach and marketing plan to recruit qualified retail applicants
Excellent oral, written, organizational and record keeping skills
Operate applicant tracking systems, Microsoft Office Suite, and other basic office equipment
Proven experience with recruitment, job development, workforce development and/or job placement.
Experience relating to individuals at all levels
Proven interviewing, counseling, and customer service skills
Working knowledge of community resources and employers
Ability to move independently or with reasonable accommodation within the facility and community.
Applicant must be physically and mentally able to perform all requirements of the job.
Applicant must pass a background and DMV check.
Easter Seals-Goodwill offers a comprehensive & competitive benefits package including:
Medical, Vision, Dental and AFLAC Insurance
401(k) Retirement Plan + up to 4% contribution
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Short Term Medical (STM)
Flexible Spending + Health Savings Accounts
Voluntary Term Life Insurance
Extensive Wellness Program
10% Discount on ESGW Services
20% Discount at Goodwill Stores
Easter Seals-Goodwill is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from the disabled, minorities, women, and veterans of the U.S. armed services. ESGW will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant.
Helena, Montana, United States