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Diversity Talent Scout

Company: Anthem, Inc.
Location: Indianapolis
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:


SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Be a part of an extraordinary team working together to create the future of health for our communities. At Anthem, Inc., it's a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we're creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to have meaningful impact at one of America's leading healthcare companies and an organization recognized by Fortune as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2021.

Diversity Talent Scout

Location: Anthem's workplace of the future will be both physical and virtual across a number of sites, ensuring access to top talent. Ideally, this role will be based out of Indianapolis, IN; Mason, OH; Atlanta, GA; or Norfolk, VA. But we will consider other locations, so please apply!

Our Diversity Talent Scout is passionate about accelerating the flow of diverse talent into Anthem's talent pipelines. We are building the future! We maximize data and digital tools to increase the velocity of our hiring process, while hunting the country for the most diverse perspectives and skillsets. Together, we will continue to advance the company's dedication of creating a workplace known for its inclusive culture by bringing colleagues into the organization who represent the communities where we live and work.

Responsible for augmenting the inbound candidate pool for highly specialized and complex jobs, the Diversity Talent Scout will leverage multiple channels and strategies to bring the best talent to Anthem.

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Build and execute creative diversity sourcing strategies to scout the best diverse talent for the Anthem team. This role will be focused on one or more dimensions of diversity.
  • Build candidate pipelines to support diverse representation at all stages of the hiring process.
  • Identify and build strong relationships with the thought leaders and organizations that support and represent diverse populations across the U.S.
  • Develop and foster relationships by having strong understanding of the specialized and complex jobs in order to develop talent pools using CRM technologies
  • Proactively reach passive candidates with "live" outreach
  • Understand the unique challenges that individuals from diverse communities experience through their job-seeking process.
  • Continually educate the Anthem Talent Acquisition (TA) team on the evolving needs of diverse candidates.
  • Identify, engage, activate and nurture top talent through traditional techniques and unconventional means and deliver a diverse and qualified pool of candidates that reflect our communities
  • Screens candidate resumes to submit to the recruiters.
  • Collaborate with the manager and TA leadership to create role-based sourcing strategy using all available sourcing vehicles.
  • Work with leadership to develop and execute digital sourcing strategy.
  • Reviews and filters inbound resumes and screens candidates against basic qualifications identifying suitable candidates to provide to recruiters.
  • May participate in intake meeting(s) with recruiters and hiring managers.
  • Engages in proactive sourcing to passive candidates.
  • Continuously champion our inclusive hiring practices and help drive our diversity sourcing initiatives
  • Maintains candidate pools via CRM technologies.
  • Curates talent communities and makes outreach on a defined frequency.
  • Works with Sr Recruiters to align on creating talent pipelines.
  • Conducts labor market insights (e.g. LinkedIn Insights) to support strategy.
  • Responsible for mentoring, training, and providing assistance to lower-level sources as necessary.


  • Requires a BA degree; 3 plus years of talent acquisition experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.


  • In-depth knowledge or experience with at least one unique dimension of diversity.
  • Proven background in using innovative research & sourcing strategies to identify and engage diverse talent
  • Knowledge and understanding of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion best practices in regard to talent attraction, sourcing, and equitable candidate engagement.
  • Previous experience building relationships across dimensions of diversity
  • Sales experience
  • Experience in sourcing and qualifying candidates with highly specialized skills required.
  • Experience with creation of complex candidate sourcing strategy and associate reporting tools required.
  • Ability to interface with candidates in an engaging and persuasive manner required.
  • Experience with cognitive and AI technologies in talent acquisition required.
  • Experience with Search Engine Optimization and Search Engine Marketing
  • In-depth knowledge of the talent acquisition landscape in health insurance industry
  • Masters' degree
  • Professional HR / TA Certification(s)

We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few.

Anthem, Inc. has been named as a Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For, is ranked as one of the 2020 World's Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and a 2020 America's Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.

Keywords: Anthem, Inc., Indianapolis , Diversity Talent Scout, Other , Indianapolis, Indiana

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