Centene Corporation Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist in Chesterfield, Missouri

ProfessionalPosition Purpose:

  • Conduct full lifecycle recruitment as determined by business needs, including sourcing, screening, and interviewing candidates for assigned job searches, including complex and high level job searches

  • Proactively build candidates pipeline utilizing various sourcing channels, including external jobs boards, social media, internet search, database search, etc.

  • Attend career fairs, networking events, and other recruitment related events to source candidates, identify best practice, and implement changes

  • Conduct phone screens and interviews, summarize results, and recommend next steps

  • Consult with management to recommend and identify most qualified applicants

  • Perform compensation analysis and prepare and extend competitive offer packages

  • Research, recommend, and implement innovative sourcing methods and improved processes

  • Lead recruitment projects related to new business and expansion initiatives

  • Serve as a lead and resource for other Talent Acquisition team membersRecruit and select candidates utilizing social media, internal and external sources for complex and high level job searches. Serve as a lead for other Talent Acquisition team members.


Bachelor’s degree in Business, Human Resources or related field or equivalent experience. 5+ years of full lifecycle recruitment experience, preferably in a high volume, fast paced environment. Considerable knowledge of the principles, practices and procedures related to recruiting, staffing and onboarding. Proficient in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Outlook), internet, and various Applicant Tracking Systems and HRIS applications. Experience with Taleo preferred.

Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.

TITLE: Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist

LOCATION: Chesterfield, Missouri

REQNUMBER: 1105088

COMPANY: Human Resources

POSITION TYPE: Professional