Esso Bodjona
Skill Score
Rookie (2/6)
No Industries Found
Evaluated for Associate Product Manager and Generalist PM role archetype
Performance by Category
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Skill Progression


• Leverage a data focused strategy to reduce employee turnover by incorporating engagement initiatives and training programs
• Co-lead the build out of the DEIB, Culture, and Social Impact committee and serve as co-chairs for each committee
• Contribute in creating processes to transition into an async culture and decrease time spent in meetings by 25%
• Own the slack ticketing system and address employee inquiries related to total rewards, leave, policies, performance, and payroll
• Implement a strategic TA and onboarding program to efectively hire candidates within 30-45 days, while increasing new hire satisfaction
• Partner with the marketing team to implement up to par branding techniques to expand our brand awareness

Principal Recruiter

• Partnered with talent leadership on scaling processes to decrease time to fill from 45 to 30 days and increase ofer acceptance rates from 50% to 72%
• Served as the Community Chair for the Women’s ERG to create diversity opportunities internally and externally
• Co-led the build out of the emerging talent program strategy, which led the team to fill 9 roles within 2 months
• Utilized data and talent trends to guide senior leaders on compensation and team structure, which helped the business reduce talent costs by 65% as an OKR
• Executed a diversity program to train teams on sourcing minority and marginalized groups – number of hires increased from 2 to 9
• Partnered with talent leadership and marketing to enhance our social media presence to drive more direct hires
• Used talent insights to expand a pool of 100K+ candidates in new locations for the team to target against business and technology roles
• Mentored and guided teams to meet hiring goals and mitigate hiring risks

Manager, Recruiting

• Managed a team of 5 talent partners, 1 sourcer and 1 recruiting coordinator
• responsible for hiring, coaching, performance, and career development
• Forecasted headcount and built capacity models to set expectations on recruiter to req ratio for finance and hiring leaders
• Launched a scalable TA process to align with the rapid growth of the Customer Success department – hires increased from 40 to 95
• Consulted on org structure, talent planning and DE&I gaps and delivered training sessions with the hiring and TA team – resulted in a 85% ofer acceptance rate
• Developed a Fund Accounting hiring playbook, which enabled the team to meet 144% of the hiring plan in 3 months
• Engineered and rolled out a custom dashboard for stakeholders to outline critical metrics and empower the team to mitigate hiring challenges
• Revamped the employee referral program to reduce agency costs from $900K to $120K

AVP, Talent Partner

• Adopted a data driven approach to build out the TA function, including decreasing agency costs from ~800K to $200K, rapidly increasing headcount from 90 to 500, and expanding into international markets
• Led and executed the implementation of Greenhouse ATS and provided enablement and trainings to help standardize hiring processes
• Developed and launched new hire onboarding programs and interview and unconscious bias trainings to enhance the employee’s experience
• Managed a team of 2 TA coordinators – responsible for hiring, coaching, performance, and career development
• Established the internal mobility program to expand career advancement opportunities – 30 employees successfully transferred
• Aided in the transition from in person to remote operations by revamping interview processes, developing engagement programs, and implementing an intranet
• Partnered with the VP, HR on compensation framework implementation and immigration and M&A onboarding processes
• Launched a DE&I Committee and served as chair member for the DE&I & Philanthropy Committee
• Optimized branding eforts with the marketing team – increased the social media views by 70% which impacted our direct sourcing eforts

Recruiting Business Partner

Sourcer & Recruiting Business Partner (Oct 2016 – Oct 2017 & Oct 2017 – Oct 2018) Senior Recruiting Coordinator (Jul 2015 – Oct 2016)
• Employed diversity strategies to increase diverse hires at the VP and Director level from 5% to 15% during my tenure
• Built out the Comprehensive Capital Analysis & Review (CCAR) function – filled 100% of hiring through direct sourcing and internal mobility eforts
• Partnered with HR teams to manage the international transfer, relocation, and immigration process for candidates and employees
• Co-led the execution of the Real Returns Program for candidates returning back to work – 3- 5/10 of temp to perm conversions occurred YoY
• Worked with HRBP’s and Internal Mobility Leads to establish an internals first program that contributed to an increase of internal hires from 0 to 52%

Recruiting Coordinator and HR Client Service

BlackRock) — Held Recruiting Coordinator and HR Client Service Rep roles
Aug 2011 – July 2015

Senior Recruiter & TeamLead, Recruiting

• Scaled multiple teams within 6 months and hired against 120% of plan by conducting gap analyses and using innovative sourcing techniques
• Collaborated with the People Partner to increase internal hires by 9%
• Led and coached a team of 1 talent partner and 2 recruiting coordinators
• Utilized data to redefine hiring processes and enhance candidate experience, which increased our candidate NPS from 7.5 to 9 in 6 months
• Consulted stakeholders on talent planning and leveraged their insights to set up metrics in helping to track hiring success
• Launched a hot jobs campaign as part of the employee referral program, which contributed to ~42% of referral hires QoQ

Degree Programs

Bachelor of Arts Degree in Corporate Communications, Minor in Psychology

Licenses and Certifications

No Licenses or Certifications Found.