Author, ACIR, CIR, CDR, Career Coach, Speaker, Motivator
Zena has over twenty years of professional talent acquisition and recruiting experience. She possesses over ten year’s experience in management and recruiting process improvement. In addition to having five years experience specifically developing international candidate/labor pools. She is AIRS certified and an expert in candidate sourcing, research and building strategic staffing strategies/practices.
Zena has a reputation for delivering and exceeding client’s expectations. She is recognized for her ability to identify talent for niche (hard to fill) vacancies within organizations. Her ability to manage high-volume projects is superb; with filling over nineteen hundred part time positions in the northwest for Advantage Sales and Marketing and hiring over two hundred customer care agents for MySpace. Zena is a highly respected and her skills have been sought after and recognized by the following clients: Advantage Sales & Marketing, DToolbox, Summit Merchant Solutions, Amgen, Fox Interactive Media / MySpace.com, City & County of San Francisco, Bechtel, Arizona Department of Revenue, WSSC (10 largest energy co. in North America), Indy Mac Bank, KB Homes, International Rectifier, Countrywide, eConnections.com, Target, Pacific Energy, Allergan, KPMG, Nike, Charter Communications, The Walt Disney Company, Disney Consumer Products, Disney Online, Universal Studios, Warner Bro’s, Southern California Edison International, and Syncor International
Zena’s latest endeavors include, her first self-published book; 40 Day Living a journey of faith in this economy. This book is designed as a journal and workbook to walk people through the effects of a down economy by aligning and confirming God’s Promises.
In addition Zena is purposed to utilize her recruiting and internet certifications to teach the unemployed, how to find a job in this economy. She has created an extremely interactive presentation that truly is unique and allows a job seeker to “see through the eyes of a Recruiter/Hiring Manager” and gain a better understanding of how to navigate a successful job search.
Look out for some great project from Zena in 2012. You can also find Zena Contreras on CurveCityDivas’ our Facebook group, where she provides her expertise to the group. She is a valuable asset and we are honored to have her aboard.