Recruiter (6 month Contract) at Headspace

| Santa Monica
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About the Recruiter (6 month Contract) at Headspace:
Headspace’s Talent team is seeking a Recruiter to contribute greatness to our rapidly scaling growth. You’ll cover the recruiting essentials of searching for top tier talent and will help develop recruiting strategies that promote effective methods to source and evaluate rock star talent for the company. You will operate across multiple divisions of the organization – essentially we’re looking for a Generalist who loves contributing to wherever the needs of the business are. You will help provide best in class service to anyone who engages with our group, both internally & externally.
This ideal candidate will be an organizational master, possess excellent verbal and written communication, work effectively with internal teams and external candidates, and have the ability to quickly manage competing priorities at a moment’s notice. Additionally, you hold candidate experience in high regard and love interweaving it into every aspect of your work.
This a 6-month temp role and we are also open to remote depending on location.

How your skills and passion will come to life at Headspace:

  • Based on hiring volumes and critical recruiting needs; you will divide your time between two key areas:
  •  Sourcing: The sourcing and identification of prospective talent as advised by your direct manager, the Talent Partner. Leverage knowledge of multiple recruiting sources and advanced sourcing techniques to identify diverse candidates
  •  Recruiting: Owning the full cycle recruiting process for a portion of roles: engaging, evaluating, and hiring top candidates to join our growing company.
  • Partner with the hiring managers throughout the interview process to develop job descriptions, identify candidates, manage the candidate experience and negotiate offers.
  • Manage the inbound applicant pipeline, while identifying passive job seekers using a full range of sourcing/attraction tactics and resources.
  • Provide quick and pleasant experiences for every candidate from application stage to offer while evaluating skill level, driving the interview process and offer process, including reference checks, salary recommendations and closing of candidates leading to handoff to People Operations team to onboard.
  • Move the needle on recruitment activities: ensure that candidates are moving through the interview process, feedback is collected post-interview and candidates are kept in the loop of status.
  • Partner with Talent Team to ensure the HrM/hiring team is kept in the loop on candidate activity & success metrics as defined by recruiters (including reporting assistance)
  • Participate on Employer Branding projects and assist with Recruiting events & research
  • Participate in overarching Headspace goals and projects offering innovative, constructive ideas and suggestions to continue our team’s success and growth.
  • Make recommendations to the role and job postings based on market feedback
  • Support additional Talent activities and projects as needed.

What you’ve accomplished:

  • 3+ years of full-cycle recruiting experience in a fast-paced environment with a growing company
  • Proven success with experience recruiting for a variety of non-tech roles (Sales or Design Recruiting is a plus)
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills and a meticulous attention to detail
  • Excellent customer service and relationship management with a high level of professionalism
  • System savvy: Google Suite, strong ATS knowledge (preferably Lever), Microsoft Office, plus you love to keep up to date with the latest sourcing tools
  • Work well in a fast-paced environment and maintain a positive approach to the work you do & interactions you have
  • Team player & collaborative approach to work
  • Eagerness to learn and contribute
  • Trustworthy with sensitive, confidential information

How we feel about Diversity & Inclusion:
Headspace is committed to bringing together humans from different backgrounds and perspectives, providing employees with a safe and welcoming work environment free of discrimination and harassment. We strive to create a diverse & inclusive environment where everyone can thrive, feel a sense of belonging, and do impactful work together. As an equal opportunity employer, we prohibit any unlawful discrimination against a job applicant on the basis of their race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, family or parental status, disability*, age, veteran status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We respect the laws enforced by the EEOC and are dedicated to going above and beyond in fostering diversity across our workplace. 
*Applicants with disabilities may be entitled to reasonable accommodation under the terms of the Americans with Disabilities Act and certain state or local laws. A reasonable accommodation is a change in the way things are normally done which will ensure an equal employment opportunity without imposing undue hardship on Headspace. Please inform our Talent team if you need any assistance completing any forms or to otherwise participate in the application process.
How to get started:
If you’re excited by the idea of seeing yourself in this role at Headspace, please apply with your CV and a cover letter that best expresses your interest and unique qualifications.

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We're located in the heart of Santa Monica on Michigan + Cloverfield, just off the 10 freeway. Bergamont train station is right behind our office.

What are Headspace Perks + Benefits

Headspace Benefits Overview

Unlimited Time Off
Lifetime Headspace Subscription
$500/year learning and development budget
$75 gym stipend
Daily catered lunch and fully stocked fridge
Full Medical, Dental, Vision Coverage
Voluntary Coverage
Basic Life AD&D
Flexible Spending Account
Commuter Benefit

Volunteer in local community
Eat lunch together
Open office floor plan
Unconscious bias training
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
$75 gym stipend each month
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Company Equity
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Unlimited Paid Time Off Poilicy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Free Daily Meals
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
$500 Conference budget
Tuition Reimbursement
Diversity Program

Additional Perks + Benefits

Annual Hackathons. Optional group meditations daily. Competitive salaries. Unlimited PTO. Daily catered lunch.

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