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New York Edge Talent Recruitment Specialist (Part-Time) in Queens, New York

About Us:

New York Edge is the largest provider of after school and summer camp programs in New York City public schools. Each year, programs in academics--including STEM, the arts, sports & wellness, and college access help 40,000 students develop leadership skills and succeed in school. Click here to see us in action ( . Working parents count on our programs to provide safe and enriching environments for their children.


New York Edge is seeking a qualified and highly motivated candidate to fill the role of HR Recruitment Specialist. In this part-time role, you will be responsible for finding, sourcing, attracting and hiring talent with the goal to fulfill New York Edge’s hiring needs. As a recruiting talented people is getting harder, this position will play a crucial role for our New York Edge to stay competitive in the market.


Up to $25.00/hr. Pay is commensurate with experience.

Job Type:

Part Time, Year-long


Mon-Fri, 25 hours a week

Essential Job Functions:

  • Search resume databases for the most fit candidates

  • Communicate with Hiring Managers to gain better understanding of needs

  • Prepare and send out offer letters

  • Support organizational recruitment goals and objectives

  • Write and proofread job descriptions

  • Recommend new sources for active and passive candidate recruiting

  • Review applicants to evaluate if they meet the position requirements

  • Interview candidates following New York Edge’s rules and regulations

  • Adhere to laws, rules and regulations

  • Adhere to personal data privacy regulations

  • Prepare a report on a weekly basis for the tasks completed or in progress

Required Skills:

  • Passion to grow within the field of HR and Talent Acquisition

  • Ability and willingness to learn about the position requirements

  • Ability to scan large volumes of resumes

  • Understanding and familiarity with Recruitment Marketing

  • Good understanding and experience with HR tools such as ATS and HRIS

  • Adept at using Micorsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

  • Thinker and problem-solving skills

  • Team player

  • Good time-management skills

  • Great interpersonal and communication skills


  • High School Diploma required; Some College Preferred

  • Minimum of two years of working in a professional office setting; experience working in recruitment is preferred but not required

Covid-19 Related Requirement:

  • Proof of vaccination against the Covid-19 virus is required

  • Must be willing to adhere to all federal, state, and local mandated related to the Covid-19 virus including but not limited to wearing PPE and remaining socially distant when

New York Edge is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Disclaimer: The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the employee in this position. These statements are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of a person in this position.

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