Remote | Freelance
Babylist

Sourcer

(Contract) REMOTE

BUSINESS OPERATIONS

About the Role

Babylist is seeking a contract Sourcer to help grow our mighty team. You will use tools, data, and some creativity to build targeted recruiting strategies and solid candidate pipelines. You’ll work closely with the Head of Talent on open roles and requirements, best practices, and keep an eye for quality over quantity.

You love finding the perfect candidate, you’re insightful and curious about our business needs, and excited about working with a data-driven, user-centric company with a deep regard for work/life balance.

This will start as a six-week contract with a focus on key technical and non-technical roles.

What You’ll Do

  • Partner with Head of Talent and hiring managers to understand hiring needs
  • Strategically plan and execute pipeline for hard-to-fill roles
  • Identify, engage, and manage candidates that are a great match for Babylist
  • Build and nurture relationships with top talent in the industry
  • Screen resumes and interview candidates to determine fit
  • Represent the company with integrity and professionalism

Who You Are

  • You enjoy networking and connecting with people and identifying business and candidate needs
  • You can communicate complex insights in an easy-to-understand way for a wide range of audiences
  • You’re self-directed, proactive, and able to define and execute projects independently
  • You can prioritize without being overwhelmed
  • A strong communicator both written and verbal, and quick to align with people
  • Experienced and comfortable offering feedback or streamlining/improving processes

What You’ve Done

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent preferred
  • 2+ years experience sourcing in-house or agency
  • Comfortable with LinkedIn Recruiter, Lever ATS (HireTual, Gem, or any other sourcing tools is a bonus)
  • Experience sourcing for technical positions with high standards for talent (Software Engineering, Mobile Development, Product Management)
  • Experience also sourcing non-technical roles (Accounting, Marketing, Operations, etc.)
  • Sourced candidates with a solid track record of acceptance and retention (bonus)
  • Passion/interest in and understanding of technology also a bonus

About Babylist

At Babylist, we help expecting parents get exactly what they need for the arrival of their new baby. We have a large and rapidly growing user base of passionate parents-to-be who are making important purchasing decisions for one of the biggest events in their lives, which is both exciting and overwhelming. Our core product is our universal baby registry. Currently 25% of first-time expecting families in the United States actually create a baby registry at Babylist.com. In 2019 over $300 million worth of gifts will be purchased off of Babylist registries.

Why You Will Love Working with Babylist:

  • We get stuff done
  • We have a real impact on people’s lives
  • We’re passionate about our users and we genuinely appreciate them
  • We work at a sustainable pace for long-term success (yes, we’re profitable)
  • We are growing and have meaningful opportunities for career advancement
  • We’re a technological and data-driven business
  • We believe in autonomy and reward taking initiative
  • We have experienced leadership that is always open to new ideas