Active Sourcing Specialist / Talent Attraction - Tech / IT (f/m/d)

Job description

Are you a human resource professional with a passion for Active Sourcing 🔎 looking for a new challenge and an exciting opportunity to advance your knowledge, skills and career in a great working environment? If you are passionate about finding and placing top talent candidates for tricky or hard to fill positions and you know how to reach and engage them on a human level, we have the perfect job for you!

We are looking for an enthusiastic and proactive Tech Active Sourcing Specialist to join our ambitious international dream team and help us drive top talent to our company via innovative candidate attraction strategies.

What will you do?

  • You are well versed in using innovative sourcing channels to identify potential candidates with technology background.
  • You reach potential candidates through a professional an targeted direct approach (personalized, fast, focused).
  • You screen potential candidates with the initial screening call and you are a great motivator with a positive attitude and a winning personality.
  • You are a professional sparring partner for hiring managers and/or the responsible HRBPs throughout the whole recruitment process and work closely with them to identify the needs of each position.
  • You build sustainable networks and relationships (via Internet platforms, peers and internal referrals, events) to identify potential candidates.
  • You strive to develop new ways of addressing candidates: film and video, social media, mobile/apps, chats.
  • You stay current on external recruiting and hiring trends to influence sourcing, candidate selection, and company targeting.
  • You build a long-term pool of talent while complying with legal requirements and keep the internal databases up to date.


What are we looking for?

  • Degree in human resources management, business, or a related field.
  • Substantial experience as recruiter and in active sourcing, with significant experience in addressing candidates directly for a broad range of tech related functions.
  • Solid research experience / active sourcing (routine use of research tools or databases, such as LinkedIn).
  • Winning personality with a strong customer and service orientation.
  • You enjoy to work in a dynamic and agile environment.
  • Self- starter and hands-on approach.
  • Fluent in English as the role has an international scope.

What we are offering you

Become a part of our success story and seize the opportunity to take on a real challenge in a dynamically growing company where there is huge scope for development and short decision-making processes. We are offering you a versatile, international-facing role in our motivated team with colleagues from all over Europe. Additionally, we offer many benefits such as:

      28 labour days of vacation (plus December 24th and 31st)

      Flexibility first. Enter from 7 am to 10 am and organise yourself.

      🏠 Remote working flexibility (up to 60% remote).

      🏬 Offices in the city center of Madrid. Modern working spaces with table tennis, foosball, fresh fruit, beverages and company events.

      🏥 Private medical healthcare insurance for all our employees.

      📖 Continuous development through internal and external training opportunities.

      🎤 Participate in the technology community through our meetups and conferences.

      ✏ English, German and Spanish language courses.

      💲 Discount in our zooplus shop for all our employees.

      🤝 Referral program. You will receive a bonus by helping us finding the best talent.

      🌍 We encourage diversity, meet our motivated and friendly teammates from over 50 nationalities.

In case you didn´t know:

Zooplus AG was founded in Munich in 1999 and today we are Europe´s leading online retailer for pet-related products. With an annual double-digit growth rate, we have already successfully rolled out our business model in 30 European countries and we are expecting further sustainable growth in European e-commerce. We remain faithful to the key values of our company – a dynamic and flexible approach, constant learning opportunities, and inventive thinking at every level and position in the organization.

You want to know more? Let´s have a talk! Apply now.