Senior Tech Recruiter (Zurich)

  • Company: GetYourGuide
  • Job Location: Zurich - Switzerland
  • Date: October 19, 2018 14:05
  • Employment Type: Any
  • Experience: Any
  • Job Functions:

    Human Resources

Job summary

Team Mission

Talent Acquisition is our top priority! The Recruiting Team is on a mission to seek out and build a talented team by finding new GetYourGuide stars who will contribute to our international growth. While looking for top talents, we have a “customer focused” approach to ensure a smooth and pleasant recruiting experience for all our candidates.  We are growing fast, and so is our demand for great tech talent. We are looking for an experienced Senior Tech Recruiter for our Office in Zurich  to help us hire the best engineers out there. Up for the challenge? Join us!

Job description

Your Responsibilities

  • Own the entire Recruitment process for tech roles, from the job description to the final offer:
    • Partner with hiring managers and hiring teams to build effective sourcing, assessment, and closing solutions
    • Manage the whole recruiting funnel, from sourcing and interviewing candidates to extending offers
    • Leverage existing tech talent acquisition channels and explore new sourcing opportunities
    • Build and maintain a significant network of great prospects through market research and continuous relationship management
    • Ensure candidates have the best recruiting experience possible by optimizing processes and suggesting improvements according to candidates’ feedback
    • Provide informed reports on the progress of your work to hiring managers
    • Maintain productive relationships with recruiting agencies
  • Help us strengthen our company brand by  representing GetYourGuide at job fairs and organizing in-house meetups

Job qualifications

Your Profile

  • You have quite an impressive track record of finding the best tech talent out there, ideally 5+ years of experience in a fast paced environment
  • You have a strong passion for recruiting and talent acquisition
  • You have a solid understanding of state-of-the-art web technologies and proven capabilities of picking up new ones quickly
  • You understand what excites engineers and love engaging them in interesting conversations
  • You are not only an excellent sourcer, you are also a pretty skilled interviewer
  • You have strong time management and prioritization skills
  • You are passionate about the GYG product and are ready to pitch it to tech talents
  • You are an excellent communicator, with the ability to take initiative and build trust with hiring managers


More reasons to join us

  • Well stocked kitchen and Fridays with Pizza and Beer
  • Own your development: participate in GYG Academy, a training curriculum designed to promote professional and personal growth
  • Virtual stock options that make you an integral part of the company’s growth and success
  • Work alongside an international team of more than 55 nationalities
  • GetYourGuide Vouchers... to experience our products for yourself
  • GetYourGuide events as Summer Summits, regular Team events, Christmas & Summer Party in Berlin

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