Recruiter
Squarespace - New York, NY

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Squarespace is looking for a talented recruiter to help us find the very best software engineering and design talent out there. If you combine a passion for technology, a desire to win, and outstanding recruitment skills, we offer the opportunity to work directly with senior-level management and top-flight product and engineering talent. You will be responsible for sourcing, evaluating, and closing candidates, and for guiding them through our hiring process and connecting them to Squarespace’s core values and product vision.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Provide an efficient, high-touch experience for every candidate from application to offer, acting as candidate advocate, evaluating skill level, and driving the interview and offer processes including reference checks, compensation recommendations, and closing of candidates

Develop, implement, and execute hiring strategy for top engineering and design talent, and meet quarterly hiring targets

Source active and passive candidates through employee referrals, networking, internal databases, and research

Collaborate with team leads and senior management to understand and define hiring needs, and facilitate interview and hiring discussions with their team

Communicate effectively with the interview team to ensure preparedness during the interview process

Maintain data reports and performance metrics on a regular schedule

Manage the full recruiting cycle process (through onboarding) for each department to ensure a smooth and enjoyable candidate experience

Act as an internally and externally-facing representative of Squarespace and our talent acquisition team at events including tech conferences, career fairs, university recruiting tours, etc.

Innovate on ways to build a talent pipeline and recruit in a variety of venues

REQUIREMENTS

Detail-oriented multi-tasker with outstanding interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills

2-7 years HR experience in recruiting-related, administrative or client-facing work; in-house recruitment experience a big plus

Self-starter capable of finding great talent in surprising places

Comfortable working at all levels of an organization

Strong communication skills, with an emphasis on tact and diplomacy

Broad understanding of web technologies, programming languages, design tools, and software development processes

BA/BS degree, or equivalent experience

Passionate about Squarespace and/or the intersection of design and technology

ABOUT SQUARESPACE

Squarespace's mission is to provide creative tools that power the future of the web. From designers creating the next generation of web and mobile experiences, to anyone managing their own online presence for the first time, Squarespace provides elegant solutions that set new standards for online publishing. By focusing our efforts on the fusion of design and engineering, we strive to create long-lasting products that delight and surprise our customers.

Squarespace is defined by our insistence on providing an unparalleled user experience. All of our team members are charged with bringing creativity, honesty, and intellectual rigor to their responsibilities in a never-ending quest to delight our customers. We have high expectations of each other and work as a team to build things we are all proud of. That mindset, along with our execution, has allowed Squarespace to create revolutionary products and grow into the stable business it is today.

Learn more at http://squarespace.com/about

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Squarespace's mission is to provide creative tools that power the future of the web. From designers creating the next generation of web and...