Head of Talent Acquisition Lithium Technologies
The leader of Talent Acquisition will lead a high performing team of recruiters to build out a winning team, with the best and brightest talent at Lithium. Grow our worldwide operations by recruiting top-talent to join our team in various functions including engineering, product, sales, marketing and G&A in US, EMEA and APAC. Drive continuous improvement in applicant experience, recruiting productivity, planning and forecasting of hiring. Create a uniquely Lithium recruiting delivery model, develop cutting-edge recruiting techniques and build our employer brand in key markets around the world.
Lithium is the leader in developing software that powers the social customer experience as well as the place to build your career in social. The Wall Street Journal recently listed us as one of the Top 50 Hottest Start-ups, we have a stellar customer list, and we are recognized as a leader in our field by Gartner and Forrester. Come on, get up close and social with us!
Partner and consult with leaders to develop hiring plans that can be agile / regularly adjusted based on the revised business outlook
Implement efficient, scalable recruiting business processes which support our growth and hiring demand
Execute hiring plans, balancing full time recruiters and contractors with appropriate infrastructure
Develop the recruiting brand, recruiting messaging, and candidate-facing recruiting tools for Lithium in collaboration with marketing
Develop, partner and optimize various vendors to include search firms, job boards, social media, and ATS
Establish talent acquisition KPIs and dashboard to optimize hiring funnel and recruiting productivity
Embrace and evangelize Lithium?s culture and values; set the example
Lead and inspire hiring managers to achieve on aggressive hiring goals while building relationships for the long-term
Attract, retain and develop the best recruiting talent, manage performance consistently
A preference for and ability to thrive in dynamic and fast paced, high growth environments
A minimum of 10-15 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 at adapting recruitment strategies through various organizational stages
Solid working relationships with a wide variety of recruiting agencies globally
Excellent communication skills (written, spoken, listening, presenting)
Proven success in building and leading high performing recruiting teams
Proven track record managing senior leader relationships and ability to collaborate and build relationships with stakeholders across functional and organizational lines
Track record of successful recruiting at all levels, including direct sourcing of candidates for complex hard to fill jobs.
Experience with advanced sourcing techniques, networks, social channels, cold calling, employee referral programs, meet-ups, events, viral buzz
Track record of developing innovative programs and campaigns to address recruiting needs
Strong management skills in hiring, managing performance, developing early career to senior level staff
Strategic thinking, able to participate and influence business planning, leading development of competitive strategies
Why join our team
Lithium offers a great working environment and a competitive compensation and benefits package. We're looking for fast-thinking, innovative, passionate team players that enjoy brainstorming new ideas, working with the best and brightest in the social media software industry and who want to take their career to the next level.
Lithium Technologies helps leading companies use social media to engage customers and drive business results. We create vibrant social communities across websites, Facebook, and the broader social web that increase sales, reduce service costs, and accelerate innovation. This is a great opportunity to join one of the hottest companies in B2B social media. We have strong traction with the world?s leading brands, are experiencing rapid growth, and are recognized as a leader by top analyst firms, including Gartner and Forrester. The world's most innovative companies use Lithium to engage their customers in breathtaking new ways (literally, breathtaking). They're increasing revenue, reducing expenses, and strengthening their brands. And most importantly, they're building a lasting competitive as a bran nation with their customers.
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