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Recruiter2019-01-23T19:06:14-05:00<div>ThoughtWorks is not your average company, so don't expect to find</div> <div>average people working here. As a recruiting Talent Scout (the position</div> <div>formerly known as Recruiter), it's your job to find the cream of the</div> <div>crop. So, imagine an executive search firm with the highest possible</div> <div>standards inside one of the most well respected technology consultancies</div> <div>in the world. Add a work environment that's designed to make people</div> <div>happy; lots of natural light, downtown location and a highly</div> <div>collaborative working environment. Take away monthly targets, suits and</div> <div>competing against the person sitting next to you. Factor in all the</div> <div>caffeinated beverages you can manage. Welcome to the recruiting team</div> <div>ThoughtWorks.</div> <div> </div> <div>Finding the top talent</div> <div>Unlike many of our</div> <div>competitors we've in-sourced all of our recruiting, so we rarely use</div> <div>agencies and it's up to the recruiting team to find the top talent.</div> <div>We're always looking to improve our hiring; this is your chance to bring</div> <div>all of your innovative ideas to the table. You will be responsible for</div> <div>the following:</div> <div>1. Selling ThoughtWorks to potential ThoughtWorkers;</div> <div>either through a telephone interview or a face to face meeting, you are</div> <div>responsible for getting people excited about ThoughtWorks</div> <div>2. Creating</div> <div>amazing experiences. You will make sure that potential ThoughtWorkers</div> <div>are meeting the right interviewers and that we making sure that they are</div> <div>looked after at every stage of the process. You ensure that candidates</div> <div>are treated as individuals</div> <div>3. Articulating the risks and benefits of a</div> <div>hire. From the first time you speak with a potential ThoughtWorker, you</div> <div>are assessing their strengths and weaknesses so that we can make</div> <div>lower-risk hiring decisions. You'll need to get comfortable advising the</div> <div>MD/Market Principal about hiring decisions</div> <div>4. Advising around the</div> <div>uptake of social networking within our recruiting function and helping</div> <div>ThoughtWorks to capitalize on these tools</div> <div>5. Reviewing resumes and reading cover letters/applications</div> <div>6.</div> <div>Being an ambassador for ThoughtWorks. Very often you'll be the first</div> <div>person that someone talks to from us, so you need to be great at</div> <div>understanding their motivators and matching them with the benefits of</div> <div>working here</div> <div>7. Feedback to potential ThoughtWorkers. More often than</div> <div>not, the people who apply directly to us don't get hired. You're</div> <div>responsible for making sure that they feel more positive about</div> <div>ThoughtWorks after they have interviewed with us than before.</div> <div>8.</div> <div>Representing ThoughtWorks at events and building community. While this</div> <div>role will often be office based, you will be comfortable building a</div> <div>pop-up marketing stand and finding ways to have interesting</div> <div>conversations with potential ThoughtWorkers at conferences, and then</div> <div>creating and executing a strategy to follow up with them</div> <div>9. Helping to create compelling marketing material that attracts potential ThoughtWorkers and develops our brand</div> <div>10.</div> <div>Making sure that we are creating an inclusive sourcing strategy that</div> <div>takes extraordinary steps to approach people from diverse backgrounds</div> <div> </div> <div>You'll have the following experience:</div> <div>1. Experience in a fast-paced recruiting environment, either in-house or in an agency environment.</div> <div>2. Strong understanding of Web 2.0/social networking and its impact on recruiting</div> <div>3.</div> <div>Track record of innovation in recruiting. While you will be comfortable</div> <div>advertising roles on job boards, you are interested in the psychology</div> <div>of attracting potential ThoughtWorkers to us and passionate about</div> <div>finding new ways to do this</div> <div>4. Understanding of different roles in the technology world; understands the difference between a developer and an architect</div> <div> </div> <div>You'll have the following competencies:</div> <div>1.</div> <div>Tenacious: Terrier-like in terms of cold-calling and speaking with</div> <div>people. Unafraid to pick up the phone and call people. Understands that</div> <div>ThoughtWorks is not right for everyone, but networks with people to seek</div> <div>out others who may be right for us. Treats finding people as an</div> <div>adventure game. Fails fast and is resilient to failure</div> <div>2. Creative: Unafraid to try new things. Adaptable in terms of methods. Innovative in terms of approach.</div> <div>3.</div> <div>Team Work: Intuitively collaborative and able to work with all kinds of</div> <div>people. Spots when others need help. Willing to step in and do what is</div> <div>needed as necessary. Low ego. Doesn't have to be right. Helps create a</div> <div>team environment that is about constant improvement.</div> <div>4.</div> <div>Customer-service: Goes the extra mile to make a candidate experience the</div> <div>best it can be. Understands we provide a service to the business. Puts</div> <div>candidate experience before self-interest. Flexible. Always selling</div> <div>ThoughtWorks. Gets experience over process . Willing to bend the rules.</div> <div> </div> <div>We</div> <div>like to do things differently here, so we're seeking a creative</div> <div>approach to recruiting. If you are interested in taking on an</div> <div>opportunity that offers variety and challenge every day, then we should</div> <div>talk.</div> <div> </div> <div>Be forewarned: we're very selective. Our hiring process</div> <div>includes aptitude assessments and challenging interviews. We're going to</div> <div>question your energy level, your knowledge, your problem solving</div> <div>ability, and your people skills.<br><br>Ref: *NO</div> <div> </div>ThoughtworksWuhanChina


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