Recruiting Manager (m/f) // ResearchGate

September 12, 2017
At ResearchGate, we connect the world of science and make research open to all. Your knowledge and expertise will help change science for the better, and you’ll be doing this as part of a dynamic team that hails from all over the globe. Come join us, and make an immediate impact.

The position

ResearchGate connects 13+ million scientists worldwide, allowing the global research community to collaborate, share research, and ultimately catalyze the pace of scientific discovery. As a ResearchGate recruiter you will inspire talent from all over the world with that mission, and build the teams that make that goal a reality.

  • Source, develop, and maintain a qualified and diverse pipeline of talent to fuel ResearchGate’s future growth
  • Work directly with leadership on strategic hiring to meet business objectives
  • Identify and deploy all suitable recruiting channels and platforms for your target group
  • Continuously strive to improve candidate experience and satisfaction
  • Identify and proactively approach potential candidates through social media and events
  • Conduct phone and personal interviews with business managers, and support in the assessment of personal and professional competencies
  • Establish long-term candidate relationships and build a strong professional network for ResearchGate
  • Train hiring managers to interview and communicate the ResearchGate brand to candidates
  • Conduct contract and salary negotiations
  • Build ResearchGate’s employer brand by being an ambassador for the company


  • A completed degree or comparable professional experience in the areas of recruitment, human resources, marketing, or related fields
  • 3+ years of experience with high-volume recruitment and in high-growth environments, preferably in Sales and Monetization
  • Proven expertise in talent acquisition and scaling recruitment processes
  • Strong social media skills and thorough knowledge of recruiting channels and platforms
  • Fluent written and spoken English, German is a plus

Your profile

  • You are passionate about our mission and convey this enthusiasm to others
  • You enjoy optimizing processes and finding ways to improve the way we work
  • You enjoy exploring new tools and identify potential to recruit through new channels
  • You track your work, and understand the power of data-driven decisions
  • You understand the importance of your role as the face of ResearchGate to candidates

What we promise

  • An energetic, international, and professional team who are passionate about changing the scientific industry for the better
  • A dynamic company culture and the possibility to individually shape your own professional development and growth
  • A chance to make a real impact on the success of an organization and its employees
  • Free daily lunches catering to a range of dietary requirements
  • Healthy snacks and drinks, in-house yoga, ping pong and relaxation rooms
  • Team activities such as BBQs, sports and cultural event
  • An office located in the heart of Berlin-Mitte

How to apply

Simply send your CV plus a cover letter with your possible start date to Please also mention how you came across our open position. You will be hearing from us soon!

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