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Campus Recruiting Chicago Team Lead

Job Location: IL - Chicago

Regional Description: Midwest

Job Number: 00675340


- Job description

Organization: Corporate Functions/Human Resources 

Location: Chicago, IL

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions — underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network — Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With 469,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at


People in the Corporate Function career track contribute to the running of Accenture as a high- performance business through specialization within a specific functional area, and grow into internally focused roles by deepening their skills and/or developing new skills within an internal functional area.
Human Resources professionals develop and execute HR strategies, programs and services across one or more parts of the employee lifecycle to attract, develop and retain a highly engaged and differentiated workforce that enables the execution of human capital and business strategies.
Job Description
The Campus Recruiting Team Lead will oversee a collection of entry-level recruiting locations, business entities, and profiles. The lead will direct and lead a large team of campus recruiters; and implement recruiting strategies designed to deliver quality recruits while managing multiple complex metrics and SLAs. Will also provide day-to-day supervision to recruiters on demand and pipeline management, sourcing, candidate management, and hiring execution; facilitate regular status update meetings with clients, and recruiters as necessary; and collaborate with clients and HR to understand supply/demand and specific hiring requirements. As the point of escalation for the team, will serve as the contact for business leadership for issue resolution and serve as the first-level escalation point for recruiters to resolve recruiting issues. In addition, will provide day-to-day direction to campus recruiters on recruiting skills (assessment, selling, client management, relationship building, processes and tools).

Travel to multiple locations and universities as business needs require


Role Requirements:

  • May require overtime during peak season
Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Minimum 3 years of Campus recruiting experience or applicable Accenture experience
  • Minimum 1 year of Supervisory experience or applicable Accenture experience
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Technology Recruiting
Professional Skills:
  • Proven leadership abilities
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to be flexible and work analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Must display professionalism and confidence
  • Strong organizational, multi-tasking, and time-management skills
  • Excellent negotiation, influence, mediation and conflict management
  • Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian
  • Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian
Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture. 
Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.
Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
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