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Job Placement Consultant



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Calgary, AB - (CAN) 734 7th Avenue Southwest Suite 240 AB Calgary , AB - T2P 3P8 Phone : 403-269-6936



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Job Placement Consultant - Opportunities Knock Program

Are you looking to use your sales and relationship development skills to make a difference in the community?

Do you love networking and meeting new people? Do you have the ambition to take on a new role and make it your own?

Manpower is looking for a Job Placement Consultant to join our Calgary Opportunities Knock Program in a permanent role.

In this role you will be responsible for the proactive, direct marketing of job seekers to suitable employers for job placement based on their skills, interests and experience.

As a Job Placement Consultant, you'll have the opportunity to:

*Directly market program clients to suitable employers based on their skills assessments, interests and experiences

*Work closely with the team to become acquainted with the clients in the program and their service needs in terms of placement or additional support required

*Provide one on one assistance and support to program clients as needed in their job search activities including assistance with job applications and follow up calls

*Provide feedback and support with job search strategies

*Conduct Mock Interviews and Interview preparation activities with clients as needed

*Source relevant job leads through various methods including but not limited to job boards, hiring fairs, agencies, networking events etc.

*Work directly with clients in providing additional job search support as needed in establishing contact with employers for viable work opportunities

*Provide confidential support to the Clients and Employers to address any issues that arise during the initial period of employment

*Proactively expand Employer relationships through warm calling and promoting program services and clients

*Meet assigned job placement targets

*Assist with ongoing promotional activities and initiatives as needed

As our next Job Placement Consultant you bring:

*Related education/experience

*Demonstrated experience in cold/warm calling, networking and relationship building

*Must be a self-starter who is comfortable with direct marketing of clients to employers

*Ability to effectively manage client concerns and needs with a high degree of initiative, confidentiality, diplomacy and tact

*Results focused and the ability to meet deadlines

*Passion and commitment to assisting individuals with their career development opportunities and reaching their career goals

*Strong knowledge of effective job search techniques and strategies and ability to provide guidance and support

*Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

*Excellent presentation and negotiation skills

*Strong knowledge and interpretation of current labour market

*Ability to utilize creativity in order to maximize opportunities

*Advanced MS Office Suite skills

*As a component of the position entails traveling to client-sites, a vehicle is required

Why Manpower?

Manpower Alberta offers a competitive salary and incentive program, extensive benefits coverage, tuition reimbursement, generous Paid Time Off, complimentary access to an online training and development center to support your personal and professional development.

We've got the right opportunity. Tell us why you're the right person! If you are excited about this opportunity and you meet the qualifications listed above, please apply online at

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