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Internship - Tech talent sourcer (Amsterdam based)

  • Contract Type: Internship (5 month(s))
  • Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands ()

About

Created in 2015, talent.io is Europe's fastest-growing recruitment platform for tech profiles. Rethinking and disrupting the recruitment market for Tech talents, our selective platform is the simplest way to hire a great tech team, and we believe we can become Europe's #1 recruitment service for tech talent.

Our concept is simple

As a candidate: instead of wasting time researching job openings and applying for positions, sign up to talent.io once and have companies research your profile and "apply" to you.
As a client: instead of trying to look for great talent using channels that yield low-quality leads, gain access to dozens of profiles per week who pass our high qualification bar and are actively seeking their next career move.

We're moving fast!

In 4 years, talent.io raised €10M grew from 3 people in Paris to a team of almost 150 across 5 countries. WIRED magazine picked us as one of Paris top 10 start-ups of 2016. Our offices are located in Paris, Berlin, and London, where people from 15+ different nationalities (half women and half men) collaborate.

Why joining us?

Human interactions, self-initiatives and teamwork are part of our DNA. Our vision and daily life are based upon our 3 values:

  • Think Team: together, we're better :)
  • Make Impact: individual actions DO make a difference in our startup.
  • Take Ownership: you're responsible for your work, and of the success of talent.io - and you'll be credited accordingly ;)

Job Description

The team

Over the last 4 years, talent.io went through a great growth of our business, onboarding new clients on our platform every week. We are today reaching a new phase of our development. Starting to be more mature, our goal is to create top performing acquisition teams and processes to achieve scalable and consistent growth.

For this purpose, we are today building a new Talent Sourcing function, aiming at attracting new tech talents on our platform, thanks to well-rounded sourcing techniques and practices.

As our Amsterdam Tech Sourcing intern, you will be responsible for the sourcing and onboarding of the best tech talents in Amsterdam on our talent.io recruitment platform.

As a Tech Talent Sourcer, your goals will be:

  • Identify and source the top tech profiles (software engineers, CTOs, POs, UX/UI designers…(yes you will be trained on all these technologies and techniques)
  • Develop and implement sourcing best practices, always thinking of innovative ways to attract the best talents.
  • Become the queen / king of our candidate database and come up with innovative strategies to "convince past candidates to sign up again on our platform"
  • Engage with universities and build partnerships
  • Help with organising meetups and other events in Amsterdam

Why joining us?

  • You will join this team in its most existing moment, the creation phase: we rely on your help to build a great Talent sourcing team!
  • You will have a well-rounded integration: Participating in our Talent University with every other newcomer from all our 4 countries, and receiving tailored headhunting trainings from talent.io’s recruitment experts, about tools, methodologies, and our business more generally
  • You will be aware of our ambitions and results: transparency is key for us and we want everyone in the company to be part of the same journey!
  • You will be autonomous in your daily work: micromanagement is not our thing, we prefer empowering you and give you the space you need to perform.
  • You will work with various teams, collaborating with senior members who will share their experience with you
  • You will work in an international environment

Preferred Experience

  • You must be fluent in English, and you must demonstrate a good level of written English
  • It would be great for you to have a bachelor degree in Human Resources, Computer Science or any other related field
  • You’re eager to work in a fast-growing, European business
  • Curiosity, creativity and being able to push your own ideas forward
  • Understand the value of data and testing when making a decision
  • Living in Amsterdam - No relocation is offered

Recruitment Process

Recruitment Process:

  • Step 1: A 30 minute 'get to know' call
  • Step 2: A 1,5 h onsite interview with the Country Manager & team in Amsterdam
  • Step 3: A reference check with two of your former managers or colleagues

Additional Information
Contract type: Internship (6-12 months)
Location: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Working hours: 40 hours

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Internship (5 month(s))
  • Start Date: 01 February 2019
  • Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands ()
  • Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
  • Experience: < 6 months
  • Salary: between 400€ and 800€ / month