Author: Joyce Buda


Assignment 3 Recruiting and StaffingObjective of the assignment: The objective of this assignment is to allow you to demonstrateyour knowledge of the steps required to recruit and staff for an important segment of theworkplace and to demonstrate your strategic skills to the CEO. You will share some of theessential strategic and administrative steps for this important function of Human Resources andwill include metrics for which to evaluate the recruitment and selection approach that will beimplemented.The situation: Suppose that you are the new HR Director at HSS (the case study presented inour Course Resources under modules) and you have already made a presentation to the CEO andthe Board of Directors on the need for HR planning and enhanced strategic role that HR mustplay in the organization. The CEO confides that she has been thinking about how the senior staffin the organization are recruited and selected. As a result, she has asked you to propose newrecruitment and selection methods for the senior level employees.Deliverable:The CEO's directive to you is to prepare a short (approximately five-page double spaced)proposal that includes at the least:1. A cover memo to the CEO of HSS (CEO has no formal name just CEO) providing anoverview of the task assigned and a summary of your proposal2. A description of at least three recruitment approaches that could be considered3. A description of at least three selection approaches that could be considered4. A cost/benefit analysis and comparison of the approaches of both the recruitment andselection approached5. Metrics the organization could use to evaluate the effectiveness of the on-going recruitmentand selection of senior level employees. Propose at least three metrics for the evaluation (includethe time frame for your evaluation period such as six months after entry into the position).6. Your recommended approach and your arguments/justification to defend your choices.7. A conclusion section that includes a summary of the approaches recommended, the benefitsand any other aspects to the proposal you want to highlight.Notes: Use topic headings to organize your presentation, include in-text citations for statementsof fact, and provide a reference page if in text citations are used in the proposal, use professionallevel language and writing.Additional resources:

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