Recruiter

Kickstarter’s team is growing fast, and we’re seeking an experienced in-house recruiter to help us build our organization. We are looking for someone who is excited about sourcing and recruiting incredible talent to fill positions across the board, from engineering to support to design and beyond. If you love Kickstarter and want to contribute to the development of our amazingly talented, diverse staff, you might just be the one for us!

You should be a powerful networker and a great judge of character. We love our culture, and we’re seeking someone who understands that our company is all about the people. Organization, flexibility, patience, and creativity must be among your strongest qualities, as you will be building and managing relationships with a wide variety of candidates over time. In addition, you must be a confident written and verbal communicator who loves to connect with new people. You are the type of person who naturally draws out the best in everyone you meet, quickly recognizing potential in others and making matches to meet the needs of our teams.

Your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Working with hiring managers and the HR Director to craft and communicate job descriptions that will attract diverse, experienced, and capable talent for all of our teams
  • Sourcing technical and non-technical candidates for freelance, full-time, and part-time roles
  • Assessing skills, experience, and culture fit through screenings and interviews
  • Building relationships and recruiting strong talent over the long term
  • Strategizing about creative growth techniques to ensure the health and well-being of our whole team
  • Educating potential candidates about Kickstarter at recruitment events and by conducting targeted outreach
  • Assisting with scheduling and managing the interview process to ensure every candidate has a great experience

If the thought of engaging with creative people worldwide to build our world class team thrills you, send us an email telling us why you’re a great match for our Recruiter position. Please put “Recruiter” in the subject line and describe a recent experience where you helped someone find their perfect fit. We’re looking forward to hearing from you!

Interested?

Send a little something about yourself to jobs@kickstarter.com with links to your work. This position is full-time, on-site at our awesome office in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Your compensation will include equity and health care.