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Senior Talent Acquisition Partner - Federal

Virtual Virginia, Virginia, United States

Human Resources

Job Description

We are pleased to share an opportunity that has emerged to enable talent acquisition strategies that will fuel the growth of Cerner’s workforce delivering products and services to the federal clients we proudly serve. 

As a Senior Talent Acquisition Partner, you will align closely with our Cerner Government Services organization to understand talent needs supporting aggressive business growth.  You will work with business leaders to develop a deep understanding of business needs and desired candidate profiles and skills for hiring a variety of skills, some with niche positions with a heavy emphasis on IT roles.  Your expertise will be leveraged by developing recruiting strategies for identifying a variety of sourcing options, building networks, delivering qualified candidates, constructing and negotiating offers all while ensuring compliance measures are met.  You will also provide guidance to hiring leaders on recruitment and hiring processes by coaching others on delivering positive candidate experiences and making sound hiring decisions.  As a senior member of the team, you will participate in initiatives to improve recruiting approaches to ensure successful delivery of talent and provide guidance to other recruiters through coaching and training.

If you are passionate about a career with a purpose, we invite you to apply!

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Additional Information

Virtual Eligible Job Yes
Relocation Assistance Available for this Job: No


Basic Qualifications

  • At least 8 years of total combined higher education and related work experience, including:
    • At least 2 years of human resources work experience
    • At least 6 years of higher education and/or additional work experience directly related to the duties of the job

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources Management, Business Administration, Psychology, or related field of study, or equivalent, relevant work experience
  • At least 2 years of talent acquisition experience with Federal Government hiring


  • Experience managing an end-to-end full life cycle recruiting process from job posting creation through sourcing, screening, and offer acceptance, to initiating of background checks and onboarding activities.
  • Demonstrated advanced sourcing best practices and techniques to lead recruiting efforts
  • Experience with state and federal laws, such as OFCCP
  • Must reside in the greater Kansas City metropolitan area or live in a virtually approved location
  • Work in accordance with corporate and organizational security policies and procedures, understand personal role in safeguarding corporate and client assets, and take appropriate action to prevent and report any compromises of security within scope of position
  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned
  • Willing to work additional or irregular hours as needed and allowed by local regulations

Applicants for U.S. based positions with Cerner Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

As of December 8, 2021, as a condition of employment, all US-based employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless a medical or religious exemption is approved.

Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with additional client-facing requirements and occupational health requests, including but not limited to, an immunization set, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.

Cerner is a place where people are encouraged to innovate with confidence and focus on what is important – people’s health and the care they receive. We are transforming health care by developing tools and technologies that make it more efficient for care providers and patients to navigate the complexity of our health. From single offices to entire countries, Cerner solutions are licensed at more than 25,000 facilities in over 35 countries.

Cerner’s policy is to provide equal opportunity to all people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected category. Cerner is proud to be a drug-free workplace.

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