Talent Acquisition Specialist

VSE HQ Alexandria, 6348 Walker Lane, Alexandria, Virginia, United States of America Req #518
Sunday, May 30, 2021

SUMMARY: VSE is seeking a Talent Acquisition Specialist to partner with all aspects of the recruiting function for a multi-sector organization consisting of both commercial and government contracts. The TA Specialist will be a key member of the team who will successfully develop a candidate pipeline and recruit for all types of roles at VSE Corporation. The TA Specialist will be flexible and adaptable to a dynamic and changing environment with proven success in recruitment and will have the ability to navigate the hierarchy of a multi-tiered, national, and international organization and build effective working relationships with key stakeholders.



  • Responsible for full life cycle recruiting process to meet the various staffing goals across all levels within the organization
  • Develop strong relationships and partner with hiring managers and business leaders
  • Work closely with Hiring Managers to maximize effectiveness of recruiting process
  • Develop and implement effective sourcing strategies utilizing all tools and online job boards
  • Build a candidate pipeline for high turnover roles
  • Ensures compliance with Federal and State employment laws
  • Understand EEO, FLSA, and OFCCP
  • Take positive steps to support and promote the recruitment, retention, and development programs for VSE Corporation
  • Perform miscellaneous duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Human Resources, or related field. Experience in lieu of degree.
  • Minimum of 1-2 years of Federal Government recruiting experience recruiting
  • Heavy sourcing experience 
  • Minimum of 1 year of IT recruiting experience 
  • Demonstrated knowledge of OFCCP, FLSA, SCA, and general employment law
  • Proficient with all Microsoft Office Suite products, particularly Excel and Teams
  • Must be able to build and maintain effective relationships with all levels of employees, using excellent communication skills, both verbal and oral
  • Must be able to manage multiple projects and work in a fast-paced environment


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VSE is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, Protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

Other details

  • Job Family Human Resources
  • Job Function Personnel Recruiters
  • Pay Type Salary
  • VSE HQ Alexandria, 6348 Walker Lane, Alexandria, Virginia, United States of America