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Talent Acquisition Manager

Universal Chain Inc.
Denver, CO 80216
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Job Title: Talent Acquisition Manager

Department: Human Resources

Reports To: VP of Human Resources

FLSA Status: Exempt

Pay Range: $65,000 - $100,000

SUMMARY: The Talent Acquisition Manager will help revolutionize the way UChain identifies, engages, and recruits top talent for our industry by being a thoughtful leader and influencer. A successful candidate will possess a passion for engaging communities to establish our brand, help build innovative recruitment strategies, and drive process improvement that will directly impact candidate experience, onboarding process flow, and visibility of hiring requests throughout the organization.


  • Health Insurance, with HSA option
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Accident
  • Flex Time Off
  • Access to on-site gym & pool facilities

Company Summary

3PL Front Line Solutions | Universal Chain is an industry leader in third-party logistics, innovator in supply chain solutions and authority on operational services and software solutions.

With nearly 40 years of partnering with clients ranging from thriving small businesses to Fortune 100 and 500 companies, our dedicated teams of career professionals embody an unwavering commitment to quality that has helped us build a solid reputation for dependable & superior services. We pride ourselves on delivering structure, accountability and standardization, all of which is designed to save our clients time and money. Our Core Values pave the way for success with Integrity, Respect for People, Quality, and Safety being at the forefront of everything we do. At Universal Chain, we consistently leverage our success in the warehouse and transportation industry to bring additional value to our clients by offering competitive pricing and unmatched service that carries over to our passion for innovation.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Optimize efficiency of hiring efforts through data informed insights, system utilization, and process flow
  • Lead hiring plan efforts, while building partnerships with UC hiring managers, talent team, and engaging with the communities in which we work
  • Assist with full cycle recruitment, to include: development of postings, innovative sourcing strategies, managing talent sourcing budgets, recruiting, and hiring
  • Partner with other UC leaders to create a top candidate experience by ensuring a seamless transition from applicant, to candidate, to employee
  • Lead and partner with UC talent team to ensure they're supported in their recruiting efforts, while also influencing consistency, planning, process flow, and cross-departmental teamwork
  • Manage relationships with external vendors for system applications, software tools, and candidate sourcing
  • Proactively provide and discuss talent metrics and trends with VP of HR and UC hiring managers
  • Assists with leading the interview process, while working closely with hiring managers to prepare and extend offers

OTHER DUTIES include the following:

  • Proactive, self-motivated leader who works with dedication and sense of urgency
  • Utilizes data and analytics to drive recruitment strategies and influence leaders
  • Demonstrates ability to build strong relationships, build candidate pipelines, and learn market fluctuations to help lead UC towards strategic workforce planning
  • Ability to use critical thinking skills and ask open-ended inquisitive questions to help support the UC talent team and hiring managers alike
  • Ability to organize work in a structured and well-planned manner, for themselves and the talent team
  • Additional responsibilities and duties may be expanded based on growth, experience, and progression


  • Thoughtful, direct, and kind communicator, both verbal and written
  • Bi-lingual in Spanish
  • Exceptionally collaborative and able to advise team, hiring managers, and candidates at all levels
  • Highly detail-oriented, stellar organization skills, and ability to prioritize effectively
  • Flexible mindset and able to navigate ambiguity with ease
  • Action-oriented and able to work independently with minimal supervision


  • 7-10 years of experience in a hands-on Recruiting environment
  • 3-4 years of hands-on Human Resources experience
  • 2-3 years of Supervisory experience
  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Human Resources, or a related field preferred
  • Education/Experience Equivalency: One (1) year of the appropriate type and level of experience may be substituted for each required year of post-high school education
  • Additional appropriate education may be substituted for the minimum experience requirements
  • Experience with Paylocity and other recruiting modules, highly preferred
  • Working knowledge of Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to

enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Ability to occasionally bend and lift up to 10 pounds
  • Ability to manage stress so it's not outwardly displayed or projected on the team
  • Ability to occasionally walk, stand, and be on feet for long periods of time when visiting UC locations


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Loud, sometimes cold, hot, while working in an open and communal office environment.


  • Work hours/Shifts: Determined by business needs
  • Travel: Up to 35% +, as determined by business needs
  • Equipment used: Computer, headset, keyboard, mouse, printer/scanner, or other general office equipment


Posted: 2021-07-21 Expires: 2021-08-22

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