Head of Talent Acquisition (f/m/x)

Permanent employee, Full or part-time · Hamburg

Our Mission
At Circus we believe cooking should be a loved hobby but not a daily necessity. Driven by the mission to fuel people's busy everyday lives, we are building a radically more convenient, sustainable, and affordable solution in food delivery. 


Served by our local kitchen hubs we’re offering weekly changing menus designed in collaboration with Top Chefs and Creators to bring a private chef experience to your dinner table on-demand.

Take a seat at our table and join an ambitious team on a common mission to change the way people eat for the better. Bon Appétit!
About the Role
We are looking for an experienced Head of Talent Acquisition.
You will have the possibility to join a fast growing start-up and to build your own team.
Your Daily Business
  • Take ownership of projects and drive full cycle talent acquisition
  • Hire and build cohesive and high-performing teams, primarily in technology, engineering, marketing, founders team, operations, and data
  • Build your own team
  • Train and coach managers on hiring and interviewing best practices
  • Propose improvement opportunities and implement them
  • Track, analyze, and report regularly on your own recruiting budget and KPIs
  • Build and maintain strong professional relationships with candidates by providing an excellent candidate experience
  • Take various initiatives to build recruiting culture (e.g. employer branding, employee referrals, etc.)
Base Qualifications
  • At least 3 years of technical recruiting experience in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience recruiting and sourcing in a similar environment at multiple levels and with different profiles
  • Recruiting experience in product, engineering, or analytics
  • Fluent in German & English
  • Ability to generate high volume and quality of candidates under very tight deadlines
  • Knowledge of key modern social media and recruiting channels
  • Experience in closing senior level candidates and negotiating offer terms
  • Ability to execute challenging recruiting projects on time
  • Startup mentality and a willingness to deliver great results
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills and a positive and collaborative attitude
  • Ability to listen and a high level of empathy for people's needs, wants, and suggestions
Preferred Qualifications
  • Deep knowledge of sourcing methods and tools (Boolean deep internet search, tapping into social networks of technical specialists and companies) and other unique methods
  • Already worked with Personio
  • Experience in relocating candidates
Our Offer
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Great benefits
  • Hybrid working model
  • Beautiful office with a view in the Heart of Hamburg
  • 30% Discount on your personal Circus orders
Disclaimer
Like a true Circus, we pride ourselves on being an inclusive and equal opportunities employer with a diverse and multicultural team. We are proud to have an inclusive workplace environment that will foster your development no matter your gender, civil status, family status, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, education level, or race. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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