Pfizer Talent Acquisition Specialist (Contractor) in Istanbul, Turkey

Role Summary

Reporting to the HR Manager, Talent Acquisition Specialist will be based in Pfizer Turkey Head Office in Istanbul and:

  • Be responsible for full life cycle recruiting, supporting Pfizer Turkey.

  • Will work closely with Hiring Managers and HR Business Partners to meet business hiring needs.

  • Will provide consultative advice to hiring managers and negotiate necessary offer packages for candidates.

Role Responsibilities

  • Support full-life cycle recruitment for Pfizer Turkey, in accordance with global operating procedures and best practice principles, including sourcing, selection and offer development.

  • Ensure a positive client and candidate experience throughout the hiring life cycle.

  • Able to provide first level feedback for internal and external candidates.

  • Manage the offer process for internal and external candidates, including pre-employment screening and offer development.

  • Ensure that hiring is consistent with the business goals and maintain legal compliance.

  • Evaluate candidate backgrounds to match core competencies with key hiring requirements and assess motivational fit. Utilize appropriate selection techniques.

  • Effectively integrate diversity into the staffing process to ensure diverse candidate slates.

  • Develop an understanding of Pfizer's Benefits Program and its competitive advantage in the market to explain the total value of an offer to a job candidate.

  • Achieve recruitment metrics against Global T/A targets.


  • Bachelor's Degree strongly preferred in Human Resource, Business, a related discipline, or equivalent professional experience.

  • 2-4 years of professional, recruitment experience, within a corporate environment or recruitment agency.

  • Demonstrated ability to understand and perform end-to-end recruitment, delivering the best talent from the marketplace.

  • Proven ability to understand corporate compensation guidelines and benefit plans.

  • Expertise in performing HR transactions within a large applicant tracking system.

  • Demonstrated consultative, strategic thinking, problem solving and interpersonal skills.

Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.