Recruiter Skills Assessment

Recruiter Skills Assessment

Assessment Summary
A Recruiter is responsible for all aspects of recruiting from client management, candidate sourcing and engagement, and placing candidates into the required roles. There may be a sales element to this role too. A recruiter will identify clients to work with and build their business by placing candidates into roles, or work with internal hiring managers.
Skills tested in this assessment
The skills tested in this assessment for a Recruiter determine how the candidate will attract and manage candidates for their active roles, how they manage difficult situations with both clients and candidates, how they communicate written and verbally, and whether they can influence and negotiate with people. Further, it will test if candidates have a recruitment strategy in different markets.
What to test with this assessment
You can expect to learn whether candidates have the ability to negotiate with candidates and clients or stakeholders, have effective candidate sourcing strategies, and have the ability to effectively communicate with clients and candidates in difficult situations.

About the Recruiter Skills Assessment

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The role of a Recruiter is essential in assisting companies to hire the perfect candidates for their vacant roles. They are involved in all aspects of the recruitment process including sourcing candidates, and working with hiring managers to place them in the right roles.

This Recruiter test assesses whether job candidates have all of the necessary skills to understand the hiring objectives of a company and help source candidates to fill their roles. This can include having strong communication skills, being able to effectively negotiate with others and being able to develop strategies that achieve business goals.

Candidates who perform well on this Recruiter skills assessment will have all the technical skills to engage in effective and composed negotiation interactions with both team members and candidates. They will also have the necessary soft skills to communicate successfully with any stakeholder that they may encounter.


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Question Type: Video

You're working with a candidate who has been offered a role by your stakeholder and another organization at the same time. They are weighing both options. What would you do in this situation?
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Question Type: Text

You are working as a recruiter for a large organization that has a high volume of candidates apply for each role which makes it difficult to review each one. Further, you're noticing that some of the hiring managers are biased to hiring candidates who attended the same university that they did. Briefly outline a strategy to help with these issues.
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Question Type: Text

You have been called by a stakeholder to take in a job for an entry-level Marketing Associate role. List the questions you will ask during the meeting to ensure you have all of the information required to effectively fill the role. Feel free to number or bullet point where needed.

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