VF Corporation Vans Recruiter in Costa Mesa, California

Job Description

Vans: Be a Part of the Original

“It was never about waving the brand like a flag, it was always about the people” – Paul Van Doren

Vans is the original action sports footwear company rooted in authenticity and creativity. Founded in 1966, Vans has thrived on a legacy of impacting our greater community through Vans’ four pillars: action sports, music, art and street culture. We are constantly inspired by the expressive creators within our company and community as they bring new and innovative perspectives to help shape and transform the future of our business.

At Vans our culture sets us apart and it influences everything we do. Everything we do supports creativity and we are driven by our five values. We are determined. We are connected to our consumers and to each other. We are inclusive. We are expressive and Fun. And most of all, we are a family.

Vans is a subsidiary of VF, the world’s largest apparel and footwear company comprised of over 30 brands. We are the leading drivers of retail as our global footwear, apparel and accessory brand is available in 170 countries worldwide. As we continue to expand, we take great measures in developing and growing our people.

Vans is founded on a culture of learning. We take great pride in our ability to facilitate learning opportunities by providing the resources and tools necessary to support each individual’s pursuit of growth to achieve future goals. In order to prioritize career growth within our company, Vans offers courses on topics such as leadership, communication, collaboration and technical skills to ensure our employees are self-motivated and developing to the pace of our rapidly growing business.

By joining the Vans family, you will be immersed into an environment of incredibly supportive and collaborative people. We work very hard across a multitude of large initiatives to bring the Van Doren spirit to life. We live for what we do.

Recruiter: Become the Newest Member of the Vans Family

You are the face of our brand. As the Recruiter, you will naturally inspire our candidates as you build their individual potential and provide them with the most engaging candidate experience. You will embody our Van Doren spirit and hire for our Vans Values: Inclusive, Determined, Connected, Expressive and Fun. In order to provide the best hiring decision, you will create a strong relationship with hiring managers to gain an accurate understanding of the job scope and effectively recruit the most qualified individual for your client group. You will act as an advisor to our hiring managers as well as handle a high volume of diverse requisitions. You will be working in a fast-paced environment, taking on the thrill of managing the full cycle recruitment process, from sourcing to hiring, having high expectations and a good eye for top talent. This will be a truly engaging and supportive role as you directly help grow our Vans family. Who will be next?

How You Will Move the Needle:

You will build strong relationships with hiring managers in order to ensure that the most qualified candidates are hired to help impact the business and achieve the goals set for the position. Inspire candidates through developing relationships centered on encouragement and passion for our company’s mission, values and goals during the hiring process. Develop a genuine partnership with your designated client group in order to gain a clear understanding of goals they plan to achieve through their new candidate so that effective recruiting methods will be implemented. Resource candidates through a variety of advanced recruitment methods such as networking, LinkedIn, use of social media, employee referrals, campus recruiting and job fairs to ensure we find the most qualified candidates who will impact the goals of our business. Pre-qualify candidates through effective outlets such as phone screens, face-to-face interviews, and assessments to ensure only the most qualified candidates are referred to the hiring manager for consideration. Must be able to maintain confidential information. Constantly build and maintain an exceptional pipeline of candidates on a pro-active basis by utilizing recruiting strategies to meet specific needs of each client group in preparation for future hiring projections.

Desired Skills for Success:

Years of Related Professional Experience: 5+ years

Educational/ Position Requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Human Resource Management or related field and a minimum of five years general management experience in the Human Resource field or an equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

  • Experience working in the retail/fashion industry

Special Physical and/or Mental Requirements:

  • Travel by air and overnight, as required

Organized in 1899, VF Corporation is a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel, footwear and accessories, with global iconic brands, 64,000 associates and $12.4 billion in revenue. Our businesses and brands are organized into four categories called coalitions, comprising: Outdoor & Action Sports, Jeanswear, Imagewear, and Sportswear. While VF is highly diversified across brands, products, distribution channels and geographies, our One VF culture and approach to doing business provide a unique and powerful competitive advantage.

VF Diversity Vision Statement

VF is committed to creating an inclusive environment that welcomes and values the differences among all of our associates, customers, suppliers and the communities in which we live and conduct business. The continued success and growth of VF is enhanced through initiatives that promote diversity throughout VF around the world.VF is an equal employment opportunity/ affirmative action employer of minorities, females, protected veterans and the disabled. VF is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment, and treating our VF associates and VF applicants without discrimination on the basis of their race, color, gender, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, citizenship, disability, protected veteran status, HIV/AIDS status, or any other legally protected factor.