Administrative and Office Personnel

Placement Specialist



Placement Specialist Calgary, AB

Placement Specialist-Ground floor opportunity for an exciting new brand!

Does the idea of building something new and playing a key role in a new product offering get you excited?

Are you a resourceful and driven Recruitment Professional who is looking for a unique new challenge?

Are you an Insurance Professional, who would like to try something different, but stay active in teh industry?

Are you passionate about building relationships and creating content that starts conversations?

Do you love meeting professionals, discovering what makes them special and aligning them with meaningful opportunities?

If we have your attention, lets talk today! Canadian based ECL Group has partnered with, to bring an innovative new way of working to the Canadian Insurance workforce.  WAHVE is a unique contract staffing talent solution that brings companies and “pre-tiring” insurance professionals together across the country to meet their work needs. Companies get the right matched talent and vintage experts get to extend their careers working from home.

Your Opportunity:

As a ground floor addition to the WAHVE team you will have the opportunity to lay the groundwork for the future success of your clients, candidates and yourself. Located in either Edmonton or Calgary, the immediate challenge will be to assist with building a deep and qualified talent pool of experienced professionals and as brand grows there will be organic opportunities for you to grow with it!

Your Responsibilities:


  • Sourcing, engaging, and qualifying candidates
  • Conducting candidate interviews
  • Research using internal database and external sources such as indeed, and LinkedIn
  • Engaging with industry associations to build brand awareness and drive referrals
  • Reviewing and pre-screening applicants
  • Attending industry trade shows
  • Occasional Travel


  • Writing professional documents such as job ads, profiles and social media posts for WAHVE and Executrade Insurance
  • Answering and distributing inbound calls
  • Conducting professional reference checks
  • Inputting and updating information into CRM
  • Presentation preparation
  • Scheduling meetings, interviews and other logistical duties as required
  • Ordering supplies, engaging with vendors

Your Background

  • Ideally, you have worked as a sourcer, researcher, recruiter or coordinator in the staffing industry with a proven track record of success.
  • You have worked in a KPI- metrics focused company for 3+ years and have excelled expectations.
  • Minimum two (2) years working in professional setting.
  • Experience with Insurance, Investments or Finance would be a bonus
  • Degree or diploma in business, marketing, Finance or Risk Management would be also bonus.
  • Desire to be in a results-oriented environment.

We are Proud to be Part of the ECL Group of Companies

To complete the package of Executrade’s offerings for our clients, we are part of a well-rounded group of companies. ECL Group of Companies (ECL Group) is the parent company of Richardson Executive Search, Executrade, Stoppler Hughes, and Outsource. We are able to provide our staff and clients access to a wrap-around suite of services, including permanent, contract and temporary recruitment, executive search, leadership coaching, strategic human resources management, and contingent workforce management—tending to every talent management need.

Interested candidates can apply direct by submitting a resume to or learn more by calling 780-944-1132.

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