University Lead will be responsible for leading university recruiting, engagement and relations for Cisco India. In this role the person will be encouraged to build strategies, plan and execute university hiring at the site. He/She will be responsible for building relationship with internal (business groups); account managing specific functions / business groups and liaison with external partners (colleges, placements officers and candidates) for execution and fulfilling the demand. In this role the person will be required to travel to various university campuses in India for the hiring and engagement activities in the specified season and facilitate the encouraged selection and engagement process He/She will be encouraged to track and report out progress and status of hiring from time to time.
Whom You’ll Work With
The person will be required to interact with the India site partners for assigned Business groups to ensure complete demand fulfilment and delivery of the same. This role will be a combination of recruiting and relationship building with key target universities. The person will be required to interact with global and cross regional team members for program execution
Who You Are
oBachelors / MBA in Arts / HR
o9+ years of experience in staffing / recruiting with a minimum of 6 years in university recruitment and relations
oExperience in hiring apprentices, interns and fresh grads
oAwareness of the compliance, laws and acts around hiring apprentices, minimum wages
oUnderstanding of university hiring practices in the Indian market, with visible contacts in the universities, knowledge of the Indian compensation and benefits structure, tax laws.
oHands on Knowledge of MS office, outlook, excel, word, power-point
oAwareness of India campus hiring pattern and season
oShould be comfortable with travelling within the country for hiring and engagement
oStrong Communication, Inter-personal and presentation skills,
oEnergetic and enthusiastic
oStrong program management and Stakeholder management
oShould be able to execute on critical timelines.
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