Workshop 3C | The How & Why of Writing Effective Job Descriptions that Attract Talent

Wednesday, May 10
10:15 AM–11:15 AM

Location: Illinois Street Ballroom East

Hashtag: #DEAM17

Session Topic: OFCCP Compliance
Session Type: Workshops (all); Workshop C
Days: Wednesday, 10 May

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About This Session
Writing an eye-catching job description can be tricky, especially when competing for the attention of top talent. In this candidate-driven job market, it’s important to have a description that is compelling and encourages job seekers to apply, but also to state what is unique about your organization. As federal contractors, are their specific elements that need to be included? Join this session as employment attorney Jon Zimring helps you understand the legal reasons for job descriptions and important elements of an effective description. He’ll walk you through the process of how to make effective use of job descriptions and share tips and pitfalls to help simplify the writing process.