Name: Carmen Pollock, CHRP
Hometown: Edberg, Alberta
Position: Manager, Talent Acquisition
Recruiting focus: corporate office talent, leadership roles
About: Carmen is a determined, focused recruiter who doubles as a soccer mom and likes to explore new destinations around the world. She's passionate about matching people with opportunities at CWB and thrives on the hunt for top talent. Carmen is always on the look out for people who are driven, client-focused, passionate, have strong relationship-building skills and a little bit of grit. She likes working at CWB because of our awesome compliment of people, because opportunities are endless and because she has a real ability to make a difference.
Top application tip: There is only one opportunity to make a first impression - take the time to choose the right words that truly speak for you.
Top interview tip: Prepare! Prepare! Prepare!
Connect with Carmen on LinkedIn.
Name: Jill MacNeil, BBA, CHRP Candidate
Hometown: Vancouver, BC
Position: Talent Acquisition Specialist
Recruiting focus: branch, equipment financing and trust services talent
About: Jill is an enthusiastic, driven recruiter and a sport and fitness enthusiast with a passion for the outdoors. It's the interactive nature of recruitment she's drawn to - both with her business partners and potential candidates. She loves to find the perfect person for the role, most often looking for qualities like passion, drive and confidence alongside the ability and desire to set and achieve goals. Jill is an ardent CWB ambassador who raves about CWB's strong, infectious culture where employees are treated like family and not just a number.
Top application tip: You only get one opportunity to truly 'sell' yourself - make it a good one! Speak to relevant details and prove you're the best person for the job.
Top interview tip: Come prepared to 'wow' everyone! Never underestimate the power of first impressions.
Connect with Jill on LinkedIn.