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Saab Global

Talent Acquisition Specialist

Linköping, Sweden
Closing date: 30 May 2024

Do you believe that recruitment needs to evolve beyond the traditional ways of working? Do you enjoy the business partnering aspect of recruitment, and have the skillset to guide, influence and drive a proactive recruitment process? This is the role for you!

Your role

Saab Talent Acquisition Center has a team of highly skilled professionals who build long term relationships in order to attract and recruit passive candidates. Targeting talents from various occupational groups, reversing the recruitment process, the team works proactively to reach Saabs most critical competences. In close collaboration with hiring managers, employer branding and the business, the Talent Acquisition team work methodically to raise the Saab awareness among our targeted talents.

Your role will be to attract the best people within the tech industry, maintain a strong employer brand, and ensure great relationships with both candidates and internal stakeholders. You will not only have the freedom and responsibility to plan your own work, you can also expect a challenging future, continues learning and a great deal of fun!


  • Support and guide managers to meet their hiring needs, acting as a trusted advisor
  • Identify qualified candidates via search and proactively create and maintain a candidate network
  • Lead and execute end-to-end recruitment processes, together with our hiring managers, in order to attract and match our most critical competences
  • Full ownership of broader job-ads that are linked to social media campaigns
  • Ensure we deliver a professional and qualitative recruitment process, always delivering an excellent candidate experience

Your profile

We are looking for you with a bachelor’s degree in HR or similar, and preferable a few years of experience from working within recruitment in a competitive market. You have experienced working in close collaboration with hiring managers and the ability to build successful relationships. It is an advantage if you have experience from LinkedIn Recruiter and/or our HR-system Workday.

We believe that you are structured in your way of working and that you are flexible and persevering. You have to be a self-going person, have the ability to take initiative and ensure ownership to your own work. Having strong communication skills and the ability to guide, influence and drive will be of the outmost importance as well.

At Saab we value close teamwork. We cooperate well with others, we like sharing our knowledge and experience, and we support our colleagues in their daily work.

This position requires that you pass a security vetting based on the current regulations around/of security protection. For positions requiring security clearance additional obligations on citizenship may apply.

What you will be a part of

Behind our innovations stand the people who make them possible. Brave pioneers and curious minds. Everyday heroes and inventive troubleshooters. Those who share deep knowledge and those who explore sky-high. And everyone in between.

Joining us means making an impact together, contributing in our own unique ways. From crafting complex code and building impressive defence and security solutions to simply sharing a coffee with a colleague, every action counts. We encourage you to take on challenges, to create smart inventions and grow in our friendly and tech-savvy workspace. We have a solid mission to keep people and society safe.

Saab is a leading defence and security company with an enduring mission, to help nations keep their people and society safe. Empowered by its 22,000 talented people, Saab constantly pushes the boundaries of technology to create a safer and more sustainable world.

Saab designs, manufactures and maintains advanced systems in aeronautics, weapons, command and control, sensors and underwater systems. Saab is headquartered in Sweden. It has major operations all over the world and is part of the domestic defence capability of several nations. Read more about us here

If you are interested in what benefits you can take part of as an employee at Saab in Sweden, you can read more about them here

Kindly observe that this is an ongoing recruitment process and that the position might be filled before the closing date of the advertisement.