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Title:  Talent Acquisition Specialist

Requisition ID:  16868-159

Atlanta, GA, US, 30328

Category:  Human Resources
Travel:  No Travel Required

The Talent Acquisition department is looking for a dynamic team member to fill the Talent Acquisition Specialist position. This role is responsible for the full lifecycle recruitment of high-volume positions. The ideal candidate will have experience recruiting for hourly and salaried manufacturing positions.


JOB FUNCTIONS: Job functions include but are not limited to the following.

  • Drive focused candidate searches through targeted channels
  • Deploy talent acquisition strategies for hourly and high-volume salaried recruiting initiatives
  • Support a positive candidate experience through best in class recruiting measures
  • Maintain communication with hiring teams and candidates throughout the hiring process, and closeout the candidate process in a timely manner


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Advanced Degree and/or certifications considered but not required.


  • Prior experiences must demonstrate initiative, strong problem-solving skills, success managing multiple priorities, and working well in a team under deadline pressure. 
  • 2 years of recruitment experience sourcing candidates for roles in the manufacturing industry.
  • 2 years of experience working with applicant tracking systems (SuccessFactors preferred)
  • Experience utilizing key metrics to optimize the internal and external recruiting processes
  • Experience generating candidates from a variety of channels including applicant tracking systems, job boards, and LinkedIn Recruiter.


  • Sitting or standing for extended periods of time up to 8-hours.
  • Occasional Lifting up to 20 lbs.
  • Reading computer screen or other electronic devices.



Required Experience

At Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the box you may have poured your child's cereal from this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that held your coffee throughout the day, and the carrier of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! We're one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world's most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference.

With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 70 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry's best to reward the talented people who make our company successful.

If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we'd love to hear from you. Learn more about us at

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.

Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the Poster, EEO is the Law.

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