Talent Acquisition Associate

BSR - Business for Social Responsibility

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  • Vester Voldgade 8, 1552 Copenhagen V, Denmark
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Stilling: Talent Acquisition Associate
Ansættelses­forhold: full-time
Ansøgnings­frist: Snarest muligt
Tiltrædelses­dato: Snarest muligt
Geografi: Udlandet/Andet
Oprettelses­dato: 31.08.2021
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BSR is hiring a Talent Acquisition Associate who will be responsible for executing BSR's global talent strategy!


BSR is a global nonprofit organization that works with its network of more than 250 member companies and other partners to build a just and sustainable world. From its offices in Asia, Europe, and North America, BSR develops sustainable business strategies and solutions through consulting, research, and cross-sector collaboration. Visit for more information about BSR’s 25 years of leadership in sustainability.

We are proud to say that we have a team of some of the most talented and motivated people in the industry working in our global offices in Copenhagen, Guangzhou, Hong Kong, New York, Paris, San Francisco, Shanghai, and Tokyo

Position Overview

The Talent Acquisition Associate is responsible for executing an exceptional and forward-thinking global talent strategy for BSR. The Talent Acquisition Associate will play a critical role in overseeing a best-in-class talent management processes and executing sourcing and selection programs to attract and retain the highest-quality talent available globally in the sustainability sector. This role will be based in San Francisco or New York and will report to the Human Resources Director. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to be part of an organization addressing critical talent issues and to work with amazing colleagues throughout the world.

Planning/Process Development: Continue to define and develop recruiting process. Build tools and systems for an effective, efficient candidate pipeline, including candidate sourcing, interviewing, and decision-making processes. Develop and deliver monthly reporting on recruitment metrics and ensure improvement in time-to-hire as well as candidate sourcing and improved candidate experience.

Posting and Sourcing candidates: Oversee the job requisition process, including validation of job descriptions. Work with hiring managers to determine hiring needs, including appropriate skill set, best recruiting strategies, or ad placement, and writing effective advertisements to ensure we are reaching the right candidates. Manage and monitor postings on our career web page and various other job sites. Own and maintain the applicant tracking system to ensure a positive recruiting experience for candidates and hiring managers and recommend system changes when necessary.

Screening and Interviewing: Pre-screen candidates, evaluate candidate’s strengths and weaknesses, and present vetted candidates to hiring managers. With the support of coordinators in each of BSR’s offices, oversee the scheduling of phone and onsite interviews with candidates and hiring managers/hiring teams. Complete background and reference checks on all potential candidates.


  • Make recommendations on capacity needs based on workforce planning
  • Support in the recruitment of interns as seasonally required
  • Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation. 


  • B.A. degree with 5 years in human resources and a minimum of 3 years in talent or talent acquisition role.
  • Experience within a consulting or sustainability organization preferred.
  • Experience standardizing, implementing, and evaluating talent management processes and programs globally.
  • Familiarity with recruiting practices, networks, and markets in the United States, with familiarity with Europe and Asia being a plus.
  • Ability to develop in-depth understanding of the various positions within the company. 
  • Demonstrated ability to adjust to multiple demands and shifting priorities.
  • Strong, value-driven customer service orientation.
  • Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills.
  • Self-driven, energetic, ambitious, and result-oriented.
  • Willingness to undertake up to 15% business travel post COVID.
  • High ethical standards and commitment to BSR core values of leadership, respect and integrity.
  • Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation.



BSR is committed to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. As a global organization, BSR strives to represent a culmination of different perspectives, backgrounds, cultures, and ideas. BSR encourages employees to be themselves and share their unique stories, as these initiatives foster a global environment of creativity, forward thinking, and open-mindedness.  These values drive the innovative work of our staff and support BSR’s overarching mission to build a just and sustainable world.

At  BSR, discrimination  because  of  age,  race,  religious  creed,  color,  national  origin, ancestry,  physical  disability,  mental  disability,  medical  condition,  genetic  information, marital status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and/or related medical conditions),  gender  identity,  gender  expression,  sexual  orientation,  military  or  veteran status, or any other status protected by regional laws, is not condoned. BSR strives to maintain a fair and inclusive working environment. Thus, these factors do not influence recruitment, performance management processes, and project assignments. BSR aims to support necessary accommodations and has a zero-tolerance policy for discriminatory behavior and retaliation in response to the needs of our employees.

Interested? Find more information here: Job Application for Talent Acquisition Associate at BSR ( or on BSR's career page Sustainability Careers | BSR anvender cookies, som vi bruger til at huske dine indstillinger og statistik m.m. Når du fortsætter med at bruge websitet accepterer vores nye cookie- og persondatapolitik. Læs mere