Washington, DC
Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA)

Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA), a non-profit veterans’ advocacy organization, is currently seeking a Recruiter for its National Office in Washington D.C.  This individual would have responsibility for the full life cycle recruitment of qualified staff for the organization in all locations. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develops recruitment metrics and provides periodic reports to the HR Generalist
  • Works with hiring managers on strategy for all positions
  • Works with hiring managers on development of job descriptions and ensures that they are both effectively written and also in compliance with state and federal laws and regulations
  • Evaluates resumes to determine the strongest candidates to interview
  • Conducts pre-interview telephone screens as requested
  • Schedules interviews with selected candidates and hiring managers/teams
  • Conducts reference checks on selected candidate(s)
  • Conducts salary negotiations with selected candidates
  • Prepares offer letters
  • Ensures that all of the proper hiring documentation is properly filed
  • Develops and maintains onboarding program
  • Assists HR Generalist in other HR activities, programs


Desired Skills, Abilities, Experience:

  • Minimum of 1-3 years of experience in the recruiting field with at least 2 in a related technical area
  • Ability to maintain confidential information
  • Possesses analytical skills and research skills to define and solve problems
  • Ability in assessing and prioritizing multiple tasks, projects and demands
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • MS Office - Microsoft Word & Excel experience
  • Applicant tracking systems and HRIS sytems
  • Organizational management skills
  • Knowledge of the basic principles of Human Resources Administration including recruitment, benefits administration and Federal, State and local laws
  • Bachelor’s degree in business or related field is preferred


To apply, please email your resume to

PVA is an Equal Opportunity Employer