Talent Sourcer (f/m/div) // FinLeap

December 31, 2018

For you it’s a leap in your career, with us it’s the future of finance.

We’re finleap the #1 Fintech company builder in Europe based in Berlin and with 16 ventures launched. Along with our passionate co-founders, we build several startups per year and focus on a long-overdue disruption and digitalization of banking and insurance.

We’re now looking for a Talent Sourcer (f/m/div) to join our recruitment team.

As one of our Talent Sourcers (f/m/div) you will be responsible for building and developing a strong talent pipeline. You will achieve this through leveraging a range of sourcing tactics which helps you to discover passive candidates who could be a great fit for our eco-system. It’s your overall goal to ensure a constant flow of high-quality leads and support finleap’s recruiters in converting those into hires.  You will act as sourcing subject matter expert and deliver talent market insights back to your team and stakeholders to drive educated sourcing strategy decisions.

What will keep you challenged?

  • Be a key driver for improving the recruiting team’s ability to rapidly target, identify, source and present the best and brightest talent.
  • Utilize advanced sourcing techniques to identify candidates and future prospects for the finleap eco-system.
  • Get the most out of networking tools such as LinkedIn, Stack Overflow, Indeed, social media, etc. for targeting new candidates. Don’t forget to make use of our internal network and database.
  • Work effectively with recruiters and hiring managers to understand talent needs and translate them into effective sourcing strategies.
  • Prepare/contribute to search status reports.
  • Conduct introductory phone screens.
  • Develop thorough knowledge of our business and positions and effectively conduct research to gain a deep knowledge of the marketplace and investigate new ideas to create innovative sourcing strategies.
  • Participate in external events to network and source.
  • Continually contribute to the knowledge base of the group sharing new information about industries and talent pools or profile types.
  • Other responsibilities can include reporting for Recruiting metrics, employment branding projects or process improvement projects.

What will make you succeed?

  • Ideally first sourcing or recruiting experience gained in a digital environment or an agency. Alternatively worked as a recruiting/HR assistant and ready for the next step is also a possible scenario.
  • Proficiency in direct sourcing using LinkedIn, websites, user groups, social media, and other recruiting tools and databases is a plus.
  • You are experienced with the use of Boolean logic search string development or related search methodologies.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and German.
  • Attention to detail and the ability to prioritize and work well in a fast paced, ambiguous environment with competing demands.
  • You are a creative thinker and problem solver.
  • Proven ability to take initiative and build strong productive relationships with colleagues, stakeholders and candidates.

Why finleap?

  • Being part of the team who recruits the first key hires for our ventures, you’ll have the opportunity to shape and define talent for the next generation of disruptive fintech and insurtech start-ups.
  • A dynamic, fast-paced environment where you’ll be working across multiple organisations with a diverse workforce of 60+ nationalities.
  • We work hard, but we have fun along the way. You’ll be joining a friendly and supportive People & Organization team.
  • Think we can do better? We’re all ears! A creative and progressive work environment is guaranteed – we’re in the business of disruption!
  • You’ll be joining a major player in Berlin’s famous start-up scene… and we’re only just getting started.
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