Director, Talent Acquisition LivingSocial
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED LivingSocial is the local marketplace to buy and share the best things to do in your city. We help local businesses grow by introducing them to high-quality new customers and give merchants the tools to make our members their regulars. Based in Washington, DC, we have more than 70 million members around the world.
At LivingSocial, we move fast, take risks, and pride ourselves on staying flexible, fun, and ferociously committed to executing each day. Do you want to be challenged by your job and be surrounded by passionate, dedicated, and creative people? Are you hungry? If so, we want to invest in you!
LivingSocial is seeking an experienced leader to grow our global recruiting team. The Director of Talent Acquisition will continue to build out a world-class team of recruiters to deliver recruiting services across the Americas, Europe, the Middle-East, Africa, and the Asia-Pacific Regions.
Grow worldwide operations by recruiting top-talent to join our team in various functions including sales, engineering, marketing, operations, product and G&A
Drive continuous improvement in applicant experience, recruiting productivity, and planning and forecasting of hiring
Establish talent acquisition KPIs and dashboard to optimize hiring funnel and recruiting productivity
Develop the recruiting brand, recruiting messaging, and candidate-facing recruiting tools for LivingSocial in collaboration with appropriate internal stakeholders
Lead and further develop our recruiting team, tap its potential and provide the freedom for the team to showcase its talents
Liaise with leaders to develop hiring plans that can be agile and regularly adjusted based on the revised business outlook, and communicate the plan as necessary within the business
Implement efficient, scalable recruiting business processes which support LivingSocial?s rapid growth
Execute hiring plans, balance internal teams, contractors and full-time employees, and support these efforts with appropriate infrastructure
Develop, partner, and optimize vendors such as search firms, job boards, social media, and ATS
Attract, retain, and develop the best recruiting talent and manage performance consistently
A preference for and ability to thrive in dynamic and fast paced, high growth environments
A minimum of ten to fifteen years of successful recruiting experience
At least seven years of successful experience managing a recruiting department within a US based high-tech or fast ramping company, ideally 3 years global recruiting experience
An in-depth knowledge of the talent market for high-tech and sales oriented industries in both the US and abroad
Past success in adapting recruitment strategies through various organizational stages
Solid working relationships with a wide variety of recruiting agencies globally
Proven track record managing senior leader relationships and ability to collaborate and build relationships with stakeholders across functional and organizational lines
Experience with advanced sourcing techniques, networks, social media, 2.0 methodologies, cold calling, and employee referral programs
Track record of developing innovative programs and campaigns to address recruiting needs
Competitive Base Salary, Bonus/Equity potential
Full benefits - health, dental, 401k
Opportunity to work with committed, talented people with a great sense of humor
||1445 New York Ave. NW |
Washington, DC 20005
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
LivingSocial is redefining localized online advertising and social commerce, while building a great company and having a blast along the way. The explosive growth and potential of LivingSocial has been recognized by both new and traditional media - from the Wall Street Journal to Facebook's CEO. To help fuel our growth, LivingSocial has secured over 49 million in funding this year from some of the most prominent venture capital companies in the nation.
20 - 50M RaisedInvestors: Grotech Ventures
, IVP-Institutional Venture Partners
, U.S. Venture Partners All Jobs: at LivingSocial
|Headquarters:||1445 New York Ave. NW|
Washington, DC 20005
|Industry:||Consumer Products and Services|
|Company Profile:||LivingSocial is the local marketplace to buy and share the best things to do in your city.
With unique and diverse offerings each day, we inspire members to discover everything from weekend excursions to one-of-a kind events and experiences to exclusive gourmet dinners to family aquarium outings and more.
We help local businesses grow by introducing them to high-quality new customers and give merchants the tools to make our members their regulars.
Based in Washington, DC, we have more than 70 million members around the world.|
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