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Director of Talent Acquisition, Human Resources

Who We AreCAMBA is a community of staff, volunteers, clients, donors, neighbors and partners who work together to build an inclusive New York City, where all children and adults have access to the resources and supports they need to thrive.  We take a comprehensive approach by offering more than 160 integrated programs in:  Education & Youth Development, Family Support, Job Training & Employment Support Services, Health, Housing, and Legal Services. We reach more than 65,000 individuals and families each year at our 90 locations, including 10,000 youth.  CAMBA serves a diverse cross section of New Yorkers from new mothers in Brownsville to job seekers in the Rockaways. More than half of our clients are immigrants and refugees from around the globe. Over 85% of our families are in living in poverty, reflecting the challenges faced by nearly 1.7 million New Yorkers today.    

Position: Director of Talent Acquisition

Reports To:  Vice President of Human Resources

Location: 1720 Church Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11226


The Director of Talent Acquisition is part of an 8-person team who, under general direction is expected to: (1) Direct the full-cycle recruitment process for CAMBA including advertising, candidate selection, interviewing, background/reference checking, offer, and onboarding;  (2) Regularly report on and analyze recruitment metrics including turnover, retention, length of time to fill vacancies, and other demographics, with an eye toward improvements and efficiencies; (3) Oversee the agency's Applicant Tracking System (ATS) and as the "superuser", is able to troubleshoot issues, run reports, and make recommendations on usage;  (4) Develop and conduct trainings for managers on use of ATS, interviewing skills/best practices, and other recruitment-related activities; (5) Supervise the Talent Acquisition Team; (6) Oversee CAMBA's advertising strategy for all vacant and new employment opportunities.


  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 8 years of recruitment experience, including 3 years of management experience
  • Proficiency with New York City and State legal requirements around hiring and recruitment
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills and the ability to work with all levels of staff across an organization; excellent writing skills
  • Demonstrated leadership ability
  • MS Office Suite; ATS knowledge (JazzHR preferred)
  • Experience in a not-for-profit environment and/or government agency preferred
  • Commitment to problem solve efficiently, with sufficient attention to detail and strong sense of ownership and accountability
  • Ability to manage competing expectations, prioritize effectively and deliver high-quality work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision, but also works well under instruction

EOE: CAMBA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace. People of color, people with disabilities, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people are encouraged to apply. We consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, socio-economic status, marital or veteran status, pregnancy status or sexual orientation.

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