Blackbaud Recognized in 2024 Talent Experience Awards by Phenom

Awarded for Best Use of Talent Experience for Talent Acquisition 

We’re proud to announce that Blackbaud has been awarded in Phenom’s 2024 Talent Experience Awards that recognize organizations’ extraordinary achievements using intelligence, automation and experience to hire, develop and retain employees. Blackbaud won best use of talent experience for talent acquisition.

Award winners were announced onsite during IAMPHENOM, the human resources conference for talent acquisition, talent management, CHROs, HRIS and executives on April 23-25. The winners are Phenom customers and partners across multiple industries.

“The Talent Experience Awards are a testament to the incredible progress proactive organizations continue to make as they hire, develop and retain employees with the transformative power of AI and automation,” said Christina Brown, Vice President, Global Customer Value at Phenom. “The efficiencies they’re attaining and unparalleled experiences they’re providing sets a benchmark for the entire HR industry.”

Committed to fueling the impact of its digital-first teams, Blackbaud aimed to enhance its candidate experience, optimize the interview process, and create operational efficiencies for recruiters, hiring managers and teams. By leveraging industry-leading practices like inclusive one-way interviewing with integrated workflow automation—and using robust talent analytics to consistently measure and report the full candidate journey—Blackbaud improved both conversion rates and retention rates with a candidate experience that lets job seekers apply in less than three clicks.

“We are proud to be recognized as a people and culture team, and thankful for those across the company that have helped us get here,” said Stephanie Walker, vice president of talent acquisition and inclusion, Blackbaud. “Our incredible talent and strong culture are what continue to help all of us thrive, and what we emphasize during the recruiting process. We’re honored to be included in this list of winners amongst admirable peers.”

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