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Eli Lilly & Company
Indianapolis, Indiana 46225
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Lilly is seeking a talented Recruiter who shares our passion to make an impact on the lives of candidates, teams and ultimately patients. As part of our Talent Acquisition team, you will work directly with hiring managers to shape Lilly’s future by identifying and attracting extraordinary talent to the company. You will be recruiting for a company that makes a positive difference in the world.

Do you desire work within an incredible team culture; a collaborative environment that is learning and evolving every day? We offer a fun, high-energy and vibrant environment. In the Global Recruiting and Staffing Talent Acquisition group, we provide recruiting support to all US business areas, enabling the attraction, selection and hiring of the right talent with critical capabilities.

Proactively partner with the business to attract, select and hire diverse top talent

  • Develop knowledge of the business strategy, culture and deliverables
  • Define an overall recruiting strategy factoring in market forces, workforce planning, and diversity initiatives
  • Design tailored recruitment strategies that address the specific needs of each position and utilize creative sourcing techniques to find and attract top talent
  • Improve upon existing practices and develop innovative strategies to attract diverse employees
  • Review resumes for external postings and provide hiring manager a diverse slate of candidates

Deliver an excellent experience for candidates and hiring managers in alignment with our Lilly brand 

  • Manage full cycle recruitment process for candidates, ensuring a smooth and positive candidate and hiring manager experience
  • Present and sell Lilly’s value proposition to candidates by articulating a clear and compelling message about our mission, values and business strategy
  • Effectively represent the Lilly brand to all candidates in the recruitment process
  • Act as a trusted advisor to hiring managers and provide counsel on hiring decisions and offer negotiations
  • Drive the offer process, including extending offers and closing candidates 

Demonstrate recruitment expertise to the business to deliver results 

  • Provide coaching to hiring managers regarding attracting, interviewing, and selection processes including a diversity focus throughout
  • Actively establish effective working relationships with key business support personnel (HR business partners, compliance, legal, relocation, immigration)
  • Advise hiring managers on diversity, competitive offers and market trends
  • Drive compliance in the talent acquisition process across all stakeholder groups
  • Use solid judgment and thrive in a fast-paced and ambiguous environment



Company Overview

At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 39,000 employees worldwide work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.

Basic Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s Degree  
  • Minimum of 1 year of HR, Recruiting or relevant business associate experience
  • Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position.


Additional Information


  • Travel: 10%
  • Location: Indianapolis, IN
  • Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.     


Additional Skills/Preferences


  • Sourcing, recruiting, or human resources experience
  • Excellent business partnering skills and ability to build relationships at all levels
  • Demonstrable passion to bring amazing people into the company
  • Driven to find creative, tailored solutions to solve issues or improve processes
  • Charismatic people person who can talk to anyone and negotiate the best outcome for the candidate and company
  • Proven team contributor actively seeking to share ideas, knowledge and best practices
  • Self-motivated, confident and able to work effectively with little supervision; takes initiative, makes things happen, and has a ‘can do’ attitude



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Posted: 2019-02-11 Expires: 2019-03-13

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