SEARHC Selects TCG for Head of TA and Senior TA Partner Searches

JUNEAU, AK – SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (SEARHC) has selected The Christopher Group to lead their Head of Talent Acquisition and Senior Talent Acquisition Partner searches. VP and Managing Partner, Jacob Humbert, Recruiting Manager, Kathleen Kilkenney, and Senior Operations Manager, Matthew Duda are leading the searches.

Located in one of the most beautiful cities in Alaska, SEARHC has provided high-quality healthcare services for the residents of the Southeast Alaska region for more than 40 years. They are one of the oldest and largest Native-run health organizations in the nation. With over 1,200 employees, SEARHC is a fast-growing, non-profit healthcare organization with regional tribal representation on their council that is looking to gain a 100% market share in the future. They are committed to making a difference in the lives of people and bridging gaps in healthcare services to enhance the quality of life for the people in the communities it serves.

The Head of Talent Acquisition will play the leading role in the design, development, and execution of the Talent Acquisition Programs at SEARHC. The role will oversee the Talent Acquisition function within the organization and define the Talent Acquisition strategy. This person will be responsible for full life-cycle recruiting: recruiting, screening, and recommending placement of staff by using creative sourcing methods (internal and external) to fill provider and high-level positions within the organization.

The Senior Talent Acquisition Partner will be responsible for full life-cycle recruiting: recruiting, screening and recommending placement of staff by using creative sourcing methods (internal and external) to fill administrative, professional, clinical, and other health care vacancies. It is important that this person works with key stakeholders to ensure consistent workflow and prompt follow up and a positive candidate experience.

“TCG is thrilled to be partnering with such a fast-growing, thoughtful, and community involved organization like SEARHC,” says VP and Managing Partner, Jacob Humbert. “These roles will have a massive impact on bringing top talent to South Eastern Alaska to join an amazing leadership team and a passionate staff. The mission of SEARHC is to bring a full array of top-quality healthcare options to one of the most beautiful parts of our country, and we are certainly excited to be a part of building that mission!”

Founded in 1998 by Thomas and Paula Christopher (former HR Executives with GE, Pepsi, Progressive Insurance, and Citigroup), The Christopher Group (TCG) has become one of the nation’s largest and most respected boutique HR Executive Search and Staffing Solutions firms. They have created a highly specialized organization, staffed by former HR professionals and highly trained search practitioners, that utilize proprietary, scientific, and industry-leading systems, tools, and processes. As a result, 92% of all TCG searches are filled in the first two slates of candidates. With a client list that includes some of the world’s most respected companies across all industries and verticals, they are frequently asked, “What makes TCG so different and successful?”

“Our Technology, Systems, Tools, Processes, and HR Experienced Team provide a most precise and highly efficient service delivery model,” responds TCG Founder & CEO, Thomas Christopher. TCG conducts targeted searches of high performing/passive candidates, sourced from client requested companies/industries, all while completing extensive assessments and vetting to ensure an optimal fit.  From search commencement to the first day of employment, every TCG client and candidate will enjoy unparalleled, comprehensive, professional, scientific, and stress-eliminating executive search services to ensure the very best search experience.  In an industry-leading move, TCG backs all their work with full performance guarantees, in writing.