Talent Acquisition Specialist

€3000 - €4000

Are you a strategic and result-driven Talent Acquisition Specialist who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment? Do you know how to be equally a business partner and a talent advocate? Are you looking for a fun and dynamic challenge to take on in the heart of Amsterdam? Apply now!

Job Description

As a Talent Acquisition Specialist, you are going to drive a hiring strategy for diverse roles throughout the leading scale-up in Amsterdam.  You will have the opportunity to work closely with different departments, from marketing and sales to development, to make sure that their hiring needs are fulfilled. Your daily focus will be shred between brainstorming on how to attract unicorns, making the candidates’ journey even more efficient and having interesting conversations with the best talents of the industry. 

Together with your inspiring colleagues you will become a brand ambassador and build strong and recognizable employer brand! You will hire for a cultural fit, bring the social media posting to the next level and host industry events (meet-ups) to engage with potential candidates.

You will become a spokesperson who knows every inch of your company and a talent advocate who walks in their’s candidates’ shoes. 

Already excited? I have something more for you. With the new role, you will join the WeAreKeen community and enjoy all the perks of being a ‘Keenie’. That includes first-class tickets to all our events; an opportunity to get to know industry experts like Anna Brandt, Marcel van der Meer, Sjamilla van der Tooren and many others; a chance to add to your network the most talented junior-senior recruiters; and simply having fun while working.

What do we ask from you?

  •  You are a hands-on (end-to-end) recruiter with 3+ years of experience
  •  You are a go-getter by nature; results drive you to succeed in your career
  •  Your sourcing skills are on point; you know how to find and engage with the most hidden gems in the market 
  •  You know how to stay on top of your game, whether it is by following an (online) course or attending a meet-up
  •  You have recruitment experience in the Dutch market and you speak English fluently
  •  You are an emphatic listener and a persuasive speaker who knows how to get all the necessary information from Candidates and Hiring Managers


Full travel costs cover

Macbook air

25 vacation days with 8% holiday pay

Phone with a subscription

Access to the WeAreKeen Slack channel

Drinks, parties and networking events in Amsterdam


WeAreKeen is an equal opportunity employer, which means we do not discriminate on the basis of race, colour, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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