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Recruiter (Visual Effects) - ILM

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 988595BR Location Sydney CBD, Australia Business Industrial Light & Magic Date posted Jun. 06, 2022 Flex Type Hybrid Preferred, Remote Possible

- This role is considered hybrid, which means the employee will work a portion of their time on-site from a Company designated location and the remainder of their time remotely. A remote opportunity may be possible for qualified candidates under certain circumstances and, if granted, the employee would work remotely on an ongoing basis.

Job Summary:

As we grow ILM Sydney, we are seeking a Recruiter to join the team and be a part of this exciting opportunity.

Our Sydney Recruiter is responsible for supporting the successful selection and hiring of the best talent for Industrial Light & Magic. This position requires an understanding of hiring in a creative industry, ideally with knowledge of VFX, animation, or games, and their various artist disciplines.

Key to this role is the ability to cultivate an environment of trust and collaboration, and experience of working in a global company.

Responsibilities:

  • Identify, screen, interview, and recommend candidates for overhead and artist positions, including managing interview logistics, reference checks, and negotiating job offers while creating a positive experience for candidates
  • Assess immigration and relocation needs, obtain appropriate approvals and facilitate process with our HR business partners as needed
  • Set up a sourcing strategy based on a thorough understanding of position requirements and maintaining an active candidate pool to anticipate future hiring needs of the studio
  • Help build a talent pool and maintain global applicant tracking database along with reporting on appropriate metrics and reports for key stakeholders
  • Participate in the continuous improvement of Industrial Light & Magic’s employment brand by taking part in various social media campaigns and recruitment events such as career fairs, industry conferences, open houses and school forums
  • Establish and maintain good partnerships with hiring managers, HR business partners, and the global talent acquisition team
  • Participate in a variety of projects within the global talent acquisition team

Basic Qualifications:

  • You have at least 3 to 5 years experience in recruitment specializing in the creative, VFX and/or animation industries.
  • You have a proven track record in sourcing and recruiting creative candidates
  • You are proficient in sourcing candidates via various tools (LinkedIn, social networks, job boards, etc.) and using/maintaining an applicant tracking system
  • You are an open-minded, collaborative team player
  • You are organized and prioritize your workload effectively in a demanding environment, working with multiple contacts and providing informed input and recommendations
  • You have excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • You are an enthusiastic learner and team player with a passion for working in a creative company

Additional Information:

Hybrid from Sydney offices is preferred, though remote throughout Australia is possible.

About Industrial Light & Magic:

Founded in 1975 by George Lucas, ILM is the leading effects facility in the world, serving the motion picture, commercial production, and attraction industries. ILM has created visual effects for over 325 feature films and has played a key role in seven of the top 10 worldwide box-office hits of all time and has contributed to 25 of the top 50. ILM has set the standard for visual effects, creating some of the most stunning images in the history of film. At the forefront of the digital revolution, the company continues to break new ground in visual effects, VR, AR, and Immersive Cinema.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Lucasfilm Ltd. LLC, which is part of a business we call Industrial Light & Magic.

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