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Talent Insights & Research Manager in Scottsdale at PayPal

Date Posted: 4/26/2021

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Job Description

Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 392 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

The Global Talent attraction and insights Team is a new strategic program under Global Talent Acquisition. The talent attraction team is responsible for proactive talent engagement & attraction strategy. This includes program delivery, providing market research & talent insights data to our sourcing and recruitment teams, internal customers and business stakeholders. Our goal is to provide talent insights and intelligence that will support workforce planning decisions and strategy, and to help develop our sourcing strategy and tactics, while supporting our overall mission to hire the best talent into PayPal.

What the role includes-

  • Help shape & build the strategy and offering for our newly created talent attraction and insights team
  • Work closely with our global sourcing and recruitment teams to support ongoing projects and surges
  • Build and maintain a competitive intelligence database, qualifying and extracting information from multiple data sources, to provide candidate target lists for focused recruitment
  • You will help and advise on building effective sourcing strategies and talent pools pipelines
  • Will conduct extensive market research, competitive intelligence and talent mapping to find top talent pools to tap into
  • Analyze trends in the global business, economy and employment marketplace to identify opportunities to enhance recruitment strategies
  • Lead ongoing requests for research projects/talent insights reports
  • Use a variety of talent research tools to drive research and create insights reports
  • Support our diversity recruitment efforts by providing market insights
  • Develop & implement market research “push “ reports to our business partners and stakeholders ( industry hiring trends, diversity, talent pools)
  • Support multiple locations and regions

Experience and skills required-

  • BS/BA degree or equivalent years of experience
  • 5+ years of sourcing experience, preferably in a corporate or start-up environment
  • 2+ years of talent market research experience.
  • 2+ years of experience partnering with geographically dispersed teams (working across multiple locations)
  • Passion and interest in the field of talent research and sourcing
  • Experience managing and prioritizing multiple requests, projects & client relationships
  • Experience working with talent market research tools – LinkedIn insights, talent neuron, hiretual
  • Experience in building and advising on talent sourcing strategy
  • Experience in creating and delivering market research and insights reports and business presentations
  • Ability to work independently and follow through on assignments with minimal direction
  • Ability to deliver results in a fast-paced environment
  • Customer facing collaborator

We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at