Featured Expert Recruiter Julie Jackson
Featured Expert Recruiter
Twitter users use the hashtag #Tips2GetaJob to follow and participate in the live interview Job Coach Jacqui conducted with Julie Jackson, CIR AIRS Certified recruiter expert.
What’s your job title and role at McCain Foods Limited?
I am currently a Careers Specialist, part of the Careers Centre of Expertise with McCain Foods Limited. I am based in Toronto, Canada.
What do you like most about working there?
I enjoy that my role is true end to end recruitment, something that I am passionate about. McCain Foods Limited is a Canadian owned organization that encourages growth, challenge, teamwork, global mobility, and creativity.
How did you get your job?
I obtained my role at McCain by simply responding to a posting on a job board aggregator: www.indeed.ca . I went through a thorough recruitment process that consisted of several meetings with the current Director of Careers and the team. Current team members are based in Lisle IL, Florenceville-Bristol New Brunswick, Canada, and Toronto.
What industry, specialty or function are you in now?
The industry that we are in: Food / CPG. As part of the Career Centre of Expertise, my function is North American and Global recruitment. The business units I support but not limited to are: Agronomy, Sales Marketing Commercial, and the Corporate function.
Do you have a degree &/or certification; If so, what kind and from where?
I am currently in the midst of completing a Degree Bachelor Program: Human Resource Strategy, through a local Toronto College.