Senior Recruiting Specialist

Location: TX - Houston
Department: Human Resources


More than 4,900 professionals at Lockton provide 35,000 clients around the world with risk management, insurance, and employee benefits consulting services that improve their businesses. From its founding in 1966 in Kansas City, Missouri, Lockton has attracted entrepreneurial professionals who have driven its growth to become the largest privately held insurance broker in the world and 9th largest overall. Independent researcher Greenwich Associates has awarded Lockton its Service Excellence Award for risk management for large companies. For five consecutive years, Business Insurance has recognized Lockton as a "Best Place to Work in Insurance." To see the latest insights from Lockton's experts, check Lockton Market Update.

Lockton is known throughout the insurance industry as an entrepreneurial, progressive and successful insurance broker. As a result of continued individual and group accomplishments, Lockton has a record of steady and substantial growth. If you are a committed professional with a passion for delivering unparalleled service, Lockton is interested in hearing from you.


The Senior Recruiting Specialist will be responsible for leading our recruiting function through the full life-cycle of the recruiting process.  This includes partnering with hiring managers to develop creative recruiting methods; sourcing, interviewing (includes scheduling testing and interviews), recommending top notch candidates, negotiation of job offers, offer letter generation, pre-boarding, new hire orientation and on-boarding. The successful candidate will be experienced in the development of strategic recruiting processes including branding, use of social media and other creative sourcing methods.


  • Bachelor's degree in Human Resources or related degree 
  • 2-3 years of professional recruiting experience, preferably in insurance/finance
  • Proven ability to utilize multiple sourcing techniques
  • Proven organizational skills to track, report and communicate recruitment outcomes in a timely manner
  • Proven client management skills; experience at building effective relationships, credibility and rapport with business partners and leaders in a corporate setting
  • Ability to simultaneously manage and coordinate multiple staffing assignments in various stages of the interview process
  • Excellent customer service and organizational skills
  • Effective verbal, written, analytical and interpersonal skills to interact with Associates at all levels of responsibility
  • Ability and comfort with presenting in front of large and small audiences
  • Proficiency in application and operation of Microsoft Office including Word and Excel (intermediate to advanced) and experience in human resources software programs (PeopleSoft)
  • Experience with Taleo, LinkedIn Recruiter, social media recruitment strategies and ImageRight a plus.
  • 5-10% travel required both locally and domestically

Lockton Companies, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. As a privately held company, we offer a competitive compensation and benefits package reflecting our commitment to attracting and retaining great individuals. This includes health and dental coverage, which begins on your first day of work, 401(k) with match and immediate vesting, a competitive vacation plan and unrivaled career advancement opportunities. 

**NO AGENCIES PLEASE** Any Employment Agency, person or entity that submits an unsolicited resume to this site does so with the understanding that the applicant's resume will become the property of Lockton Companies, Inc. Lockton Companies will have the right to hire that applicant at its discretion and without any fee owed to the submitting Employment Agency, person or entity. Employment Agencies, who have fee Agreements with Lockton Companies must submit applicants to the designated Lockton Companies Employment Coordinator to be eligible for placement fees.


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