Talent Acquisition Lead

Kelowna - British Columbia - Canada - Life Sciences & Health Care - Biotechnology - Project Management & Services - Academic Bachelor

We are hiring a Talent Acquisition Lead for our client, a cannabis product-development company. They offer a range of services, which include numerous types of proprietary extraction, analytical testing, formulation as well as white label product development. They are seeking a highly motivated team player who can keep pace with the high growth of the company. This individual must have experience working in a high-volume environment, managing the entire recruitment cycle from beginning to end: talent sourcing, attracting candidates, reviewing resumes, interviewing, and offer stages.

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Sinead McLaughlin, Account manager

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About this role


  • Create and implement overall recruiting strategy
  • Design and update job descriptions
  • Prepare recruitment materials and maintain career pages on website and other platforms
  • Find and attract candidates by placing job advertisements using social media, career boards, databases, and other innovative recruitment strategies
  • Screen candidates’ resumes and applications, verifying references as required
  • Schedule and conduct interviews, assessing applicants’ relevant knowledge, skills, experience, soft skills, and aptitudes
  • Develop and present offers to candidates and maintain offer data base
  • Deliver analytical reports on pipeline, recruitment activities, and costs
  • Conduct career fairs and in-house recruitment events
  • Travel up to 15% throughout the year

About you


  • 4+ years proven work experience as a Recruiter
  • Must have experience with recruiting roles in Consumer Goods/ Manufacturing/ Oil & Gas/ Pharmaceutical/ Production
  • Strong ability to analyze and interpret applicant data, develop criteria for candidate selection and make hiring recommendations
  • Must be a proven multitasker with minimal supervision and adaptable to change
  • Tech-savvy with social media tools for recruitment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experienced with recruiting for a broad range of positions
  • Able to handle sensitive and confidential information appropriately
  • High knowledge of the cannabis / oil & gas / pharmaceutical industries is an asset
  • Must be able to successfully obtain a clear 10-year history police record check

What we offer

Why work with Brunel? We are proud to offer exciting career opportunities from over 100 offices globally in 42 countries. Advancing your career takes time and effort – let us match you to your ideal position.

About us

Brunel has a reputation for working with some of the best in the business. That’s what we continually strive for. Over 40 years, we’ve created a global network of interesting clients and talented individuals working together through a vast array of services.


  • Publication: PUB240423
  • Location: Kelowna
  • Market: Life Sciences & Health Care
  • Hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Biotechnology
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Area of expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Closing date: Sunday, December 29, 2019
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Sinead McLaughlin

Account manager Brunel Energy Canada Calgary

+1 403 539 5009

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