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Strategy and Culture/Talent Acquisition

Talent Acquisition Specialist

Jul 19, 2021, Full time

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Talent Acquisition Specialist

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Who We Are

We’re Dealer Tire, a family-owned, international distributor of tires and parts established in 1918 in Cleveland, OH. We’re laser focused on helping the world’s largest and most trusted auto manufacturers grow their tire business—in fact, we’ve sold more than 60 million tires to date. We’re a thriving company, and we’re looking for driven individuals to join our team. That’s where you come in!

Title:                            Talent Acquisition Specialist

Reports To:                 Senior Manager of Talent Acquisition

As a Talent Acquisition Specialist, your essential job functions will include the following:


  • Responsible for sourcing, interviewing, testing and delivering applicants for administrative, management and technical positions throughout the company
  • Responsible for managing the candidate through the entire recruitment process (sourcing/recruiting, communications, interviewing, offer negotiations, etc.)
  • Responsible for managing the hiring manager through the entire recruitment process (communications, recruiting strategy, counseling on behavioral interview process, offer negotiations, determining start date, etc.)
  • Builds relationships with hiring managers (exhibit high level of responsiveness)
  • Effectively manages assigned associate referrals, ensuring the referrer and referee are communicated with throughout the process
  • Establishes recruiting sources through the internet (inclusive of social media), cold calling and search firms
  • Manages search firms and temporary help services
  • Identifies competitive threats (including wage information), trends and issues and escalates to manager
  • Meets established deadlines for filling a required position
  • Evaluates quality of recruits
  • Participates in college recruiting events and job fairs
  • Utilizes applicant tracking system to track and manage the hiring process
  • Manages internal and external job postings
  • Attends networking events and utilizes social networking (i.e.: LinkedIn)
  • Manages compensation negotiating process for each position following Dealer Tire’s compensation guidelines in coordination with manager
  • Assists with developing and executing recruiting sources such as college relations programs, referral bonus and networking programs
  • Conducts research and sourcing activities on special recruiting projects as assigned across all departments, utilizing internet technologies, databases and other staffing tools
  • Performance of the Talent Acquisition Specialist will be measured by:
  • Meeting and exceeding hiring expectations of assigned internal customers
  • Regularly surveyed client satisfaction results
  • Regularly surveyed candidate experience results
  • Successful completion of assigned special projects

Employment Law

  • Understands Federal laws as they relate to hiring
  • Understands State laws in states where Dealer Tire conducts business

Company Policies

  • Thoroughly understand Dealer Tire handbook
  • Assisting department in carrying out various HR programs and procedures as necessary

H.R. Budget

  • Responsible for adhering to recruiting budget in travel and advertising areas

Other Duties as Assigned


  • Intermediate Microsoft Office skills (2-3 years) – Word, Excel & PowerPoint
  • 3+ years of recruiting experience, preferably in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent organizational skills & attention to detail required
  • Must be a team player, an active learner, and must thrive in an innovative and demanding environment
  • Must be able to travel as required (<20%)

Physical Job Requirements

  • Continuous viewing from and inputting data to a computer screen
  • Sitting for long periods of time

Drug Policy

  • Dealer Tire is a drug-free environment.  All applicants being considered for employment must pass a pre-employment drug screening before beginning work.

Why Dealer Tire: An amazing opportunity to join a growing organization, built on the efforts of hard working, innovative, and team-oriented people. We offer a competitive salary + bonus, and a comprehensive benefit package including: paid time off, medical, dental, vision, and 401k matching (50% on the dollar up to 7% of employee contribution). 

EOE Statement Dealer: Tire is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, veteran status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status or disability (in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act*), or any other legally protected status, with respect to employment opportunities. 

*ADA Disclosure: Any candidate who feels that they may need an accommodation to complete this application, or any portions of same, based on the impact of a disability should contact Dealer Tire’s Human Resources Department to discuss your specific needs. Please feel free to contact us at or via phone at 833-483-8232.

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