McGraw Hill Financial Analyst, Global TA Operations in Charlottesville, Virginia

Position Description


Analyst, Global TA Operations

The Location:

Charlottesville, VA

The Team:

The Talent Acquisition Operations Team is responsible for all back end operations of recruitment including, but not limited to, project and policy work, system configuration, reporting and analytics, and recruitment processing. Based in all 4 regions of the world, at home and in global offices, the dynamic team works collaboratively on project work and recruitment operations to enhance the Global recruitment function at S&P Global.

The Impact:

The Operations Analyst will be required to apply knowledge of HR principles, business drivers, project management, and the external market to contribute to enable best in class recruiting practices. The Analyst will be involved in enhancing process and policy for both the Talent Acquisition team as well as all S&P Global employees.

What’s in it for you:

  • Promote process excellence through metrics and measurements and ongoing evaluation of tools, systems and processes

  • Collaborate with colleagues across the global to enhance global policies and processes impacting all employees

  • Contribute to the achievement of team objectives


  • Provide administrative and project support to the global Talent Acquisition team; includes collaboration on HR cross-functional projects

    • Administer systems, including:*

    change requests, release management, and user education and adoption

  • Review and update processes and policies for operational excellence (global relevance, compliance, efficiency, and efficacy)

  • Audit quality of data underlying metrics; suggest corrective action as needs identified

    • Contribute to creation of new training programs and quality-assess existing programs (interview - selection practices)
  • Manage Talent Acquisition third party staffing agency vendors and contracts

  • Manage candidate reimbursement processing inquiries

  • Process and validate invoices, monthly expense reports, and employee referral payments

  • Explore process improvement initiatives and help to implement value-add solutions

  • Contribute content to the TA intranet and intra-team communications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Degree in HR, Business, or related discipline

  • 3 years’ experience in Talent Acquisition Operations or other HR related field

  • Excellent problem solving ability and strong business acumen

  • Outstanding time management and communication skills, verbal and written

  • Results and process-oriented with emphasis on operational excellence.

  • Team-based, collaborative interpersonal style.

  • Successful candidates must have authorization to work in the U.S indefinitely. Sponsorship is not available.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

  • Knowledge of Workday Recruiting Module

  • Capacity to expand, learn, and make change

  • Outstanding analytical skills with experience developing and using metrics

  • Experience with vendor management as well as general management to SLAs and contracts

  • Experience working cross-culturally with diverse colleagues in a global environment

  • Outstanding analytical skills necessary to spot trends within metrics and provide supporting narrative and recommendations

At S&P Global, we don’t give you intelligence—we give you essential intelligence. The essential intelligence you need to make decisions with conviction. We’re the world’s foremost provider of ratings, benchmarks and analytics in the global capital and commodity markets. Our divisions include:

* S&P Global Ratings, which provides credit ratings, research and insights essential to driving growth and transparency. * S&P Global Market Intelligence, which provides insights into companies, markets and data so that business and financial decisions can be made with conviction. * S&P Dow Jones Indices, the world’s largest resource for iconic and innovative indices, which helps investors pinpoint global opportunities. * S&P Global Platts, which equips customers to identify and seize opportunities in energy and commodities, stimulating business growth and market transparency.

S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer committed to making all employment decisions on the basis of merit, capability and equality of opportunity, and without regard to race - ethnicity, gender, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status (including domestic partnerships and civil unions), sexual orientation, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law, or any other characteristic that has no bearing on a person’s ability to perform his or her job.

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