Technical Recruiter

M Powered Strategies - Washington, DC3.5

Full-time | Contract
For this position, M Powered Strategies is working in partnership with ConQuest Federal, a wholly owned subsidiary of United Data Technologies. Our companies form one team committed to supporting digital transformation initiatives in the federal sector. Together, our team boasts a combination of technical expertise and change management capabilities that empower our clients to implement innovative solutions that advance their mission objectives and improve their cybersecurity posture. We are looking for candidates with this “one team” mindset who will dedicate themselves and their expertise to best serve our client.

Technical Recruiter

This is an exciting opportunity for a DC based Recruiter to help MPS and ConQuest as we experience rapid growth in our joint ventures. This is a contract position to start, but has the potential to become a full time permanent senior position within the firm. The individual in this position will be primarily responsible for developing and maintaining a robust pipeline of candidates who are skilled and experienced in digital transformation, cloud, cyber security, program management, organizational change and capacity development.

The position is located primarily at the MPS headquarters in downtown Washington, DC, with an optional partially-remote schedule.

Key Duties:
Proactively source candidates in a tight labor market to identify and attract top talent by developing and maintaining a local network and pipeline of potential candidates in the areas of digital transformation, cloud, cyber and organizational change management at all levels.
Attend industry conferences and events and participate in relevant associations to build network.
Leverage best in class recruiting tools and methods to proactively identify talent and engage them in our pipeline.
Perform hands-on recruitment including phone screens, coordinating interviews with contract teams and managers, and acting as liaison between candidate, managers and HR.
Manage recruitment efforts across contracts to meet corporate performance metrics for staffing open positions. Includes collaborating with internal consulting teams as they engage with the recruiting processes and developing and maintaining enterprise recruiting tools and trackers in support of the recruitment strategy.
Track tasks and follow up with individuals to ensure recruiting/staffing activities are brought to a close.
Develop the recruiting strategy for next few years and determine best long term approach for talent acquisition for our growing firm.
Basic Requirements

3 years of recruiting experience and 10 years of professional experience
Understanding of basic HR and recruitment principle
Understanding of concepts of digital transformation, cloud, cyber security and organizational change management
Experience with project management/coordination
Experience working with teams and building networks
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
Willingness to do local travel as needed
General Skills

MPS is committed to creating a positive culture and developing our greatest asset, our client-facing consultants. All team members must demonstrate the following:

Relationship management skills with the ability to build and management lasting relationships
Innate problem-solver who proactively seeks out and advises on solutions
Strategic thinker who can think several months and years out to create future value for the firm
Process-minded individual to build and keep business processes moving
Voracious learner with high learning agility who seeks out new information to solve strategic problems
Positive attitude, self-motivated, confident, and tenacious
Strong organizational and time-management skills
Ability to work with all levels of staff at the firm
Strong work ethic and adaptability
Results-oriented, creative, and energetic
Preferred Skills

Experience with technical recruiting or staffing
Familiar with Federal Consulting industry

About Us:
Digital Transformation. Secured.

Based in Washington, DC, M Powered Strategies is an SBA-certified HUBZone Small Business, dedicated to empowering our clients through innovative change management services, with a focus on organizational effectiveness. Our consultants have served executives in the federal sector for over a decade, working on several high-profile initiatives. We pride ourselves on being experienced consultants, trusted advisers, and reliable partners. As a designated Employer of National Service, our core value is a commitment to public service.

ConQuest Federal, a subsidiary of United Data Technologies, is a fast-growing consulting firm specializing in cloud security, risk management, modernization, and migration services. As part of our team, you will support federal agencies in building secure, enterprise-wide IT solutions and achieving their IT management goals.

MPS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status in any of its business activities including recruiting and selection. We are committed to providing a diverse, inclusive and welcoming environment for employees, volunteers, subcontractors, vendors, and clients.