Colin Brown

Recruiter Info

Name: Colin Brown Title: Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist Email: cbrown@cbnco.comLinkedIn: @colinbrown

Company Info

Company: Canadian Bank Note Company Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Website:

For Job Candidates

Preferred Method To Be Contacted By A Candidate: Email Preferred Process For Following Up On Application: Please feel free to follow up with me by email if you haven't received a response within a week of applying. Our hiring managers travel frequently so sometimes it is hard to nail them down the same day! Things That Impress You In A Candidate: Tailoring your resume for a specific role (attention to detail) and knowing how to brand yourself. Taking the initiative to go for what you want. Things Candidates Must Include To Be Considered For Job: Relevant experience, motivated and professional. Things That Will Disqualify A Candidate From Getting Considered: Applying for every role on our career site, spelling my name wrong, cut & paste cover letters. Can Candidates Apply For Multiple Positions And Not Get Penalized?: Yes

Recruiter's Perspective

What's your favorite quote? Be the change you want to see in this world. What do you like to do in your free time? Spend time with my kids and play sports. Get OUTSIDE. In a sentence, why do you enjoy working at your company? Gives me an opportunity to pursue my passion. In a sentence, how does your company have fun on a regular basis? Corporate fitness challenges, pot lucks, parties. In a sentence, how would you describe the employees at your company? Lucky!
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