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Associate, Campus Events Lead
Capital One McLean, VA

Associate, Campus Events Lead

Capital One
McLean, VA
Expired: February 23, 2024 Applications are no longer accepted.
  • Full-Time

Recruiting: VA - McLean, United States of America, McLean, Virginia

Associate, Campus Events Lead

With 12 different programs and over 1,000 hires, Campus Recruiting is a critical pipeline for talent at Capital One. Through proactive sourcing, innovative events, and close partnership with the business, we recruit diverse talent who will be our future leaders. Our culture and people are integral to our growth and success. We are looking for leaders who will challenge the status quo and develop their teams, all while providing a world-class candidate experience. If you are passionate about people and looking to make an impact on both our candidates and associates, then apply today!

Associate, Events Lead

The Campus Advisory Management Team is seeking an Associate, Events Lead, who will be responsible for ownership of campus events virtual strategy across Enterprise (CRP, DDP, FRP, HRRP, MRP) & Graduate (DS, MBA, Grad DA) programs and recurring events for prospective candidates (case workshops). As the Events Lead, this individual will be responsible for creating, influencing, executing and continuously improving virtual event strategies across our Enterprise & Graduate programs (intern & full-time). They should be comfortable testing and learning different approaches to reach diverse candidates.

The Events Lead is responsible for developing and maintaining strong relationships with business partners, company leaders and the recruiting team to create and adapt our virtual events strategy into a meaningful candidate experience that attracts new talent to our organization and exposes them to the amazing Capital One culture. They will also help us authentically staff our events and train associates to be effective recruiters for Capital One.

In this role you will also:

  • Be hyper-focused on providing an exceptional candidate and associate/client experience with each and every event we host virtually.
  • Be a uniter. You will bring people from all over the company (from our most senior executives to our newest hires) together for a common goal and you will inspire people to want to travel with you on this journey.
  • Work closely with the larger Campus Recruiting Team to ensure a cohesive candidate experience throughout the full candidate journey.

Here's what you'll need to be successful:
  • Blend of strategic and tactical thinking, creative and analytical reasoning
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Collaborative, team player attitude with the ability to navigate and influence the organization.
  • Regularly and systematically use data to uncover opportunities, track performance, and drive decision making
  • Ability to identify and prioritize opportunities in ambiguous contexts
  • Manage and implement campus events strategy across one region of schools
  • Facilitate/create training to make sure all associates attending on-campus events are prepared and have the right messaging to be effective representatives of Capital One with potential new hires
  • Ability to adapt to new technology and share best practices with the larger organization

Basic Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • At least 1 year of experience in Recruiting OR at least 1 year of experience in Project Management OR at least 1 year of experience in Event Planning

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree or military experience
  • At least 2 years of experience in Campus Recruiting
  • At least 2 years of experience in planning events
  • At least 1 year of experience in virtual events

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

Capital One offers a comprehensive, competitive, and inclusive set of health, financial and other benefits that support your total well-being. Learn more at the Capital One Careers website. Eligibility varies based on full or part-time status, exempt or non-exempt status, and management level.

This role is expected to accept applications for a minimum of 5 business days.

No agencies please. Capital One is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions), race, color, age, national origin, religion, disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender reassignment, citizenship, immigration status, protected veteran status, or any other basis prohibited under applicable federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City's Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia's Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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