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Talent Acquisition Specialist

  • Athens, Greece
Opportunities @ RocketX

Job description

RocketPeople, founded 6 years ago in Amsterdam, is a dynamic and rapidly growing recruitment consultancy with an expansion into Athens, Greece 2 years ago. Our mission is to empower scaling technology companies across Europe by connecting them with the brightest talents in the digital industry. As we continue to expand our presence and expertise, we are seeking a Talent Acquisition Specialist to join our Athens team.


As a Talent Acquisition Specialist specializing in the Tech Industry at RocketPeople, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of leading tech companies and startups by finding top-tier talent. You'll collaborate with European founders and executive leadership and assist and advise them in finding the best professionals. If you have a passion for technology and a knack for identifying exceptional individuals, this role offers a unique opportunity to make a significant impact on the digital landscape all across Europe.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Client Relationship Management: Develop and maintain strong, long-lasting relationships scaling tech companies.
  • Talent Acquisition: Identify and engage with high-caliber candidates across the tech industry, from Marketing Directors to Chief Technology Officers and everything in between!
  • Market Research: Stay informed about industry trends, emerging technologies, and competitive talent landscapes to provide valuable insights to clients.
  • End-to-End Recruitment: Manage the entire recruitment process, including sourcing, screening, interviewing, and negotiating offers.
  • Strategic Advising: Offer consultative advice to clients on market dynamics, talent availability, and hiring strategies.
  • Networking: Attend industry events, conferences, and meetups to build a strong professional network within the digital ecosystem.
  • Reporting: Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of all client and candidate interactions in our CRM system.
  • Building the business: Besides being the best recruiter in Europe, your ambition should be to help us bring our company to the next level. This means that besides bringing in revenue, you get the room to explore new technologies, ways of working, and marketing efforts to speed up the development of our offering and services. Everyone is an entrepreneur!!

What we offer:

  • Strong salary and performance-based bonuses.
  • Ongoing professional development and training opportunities.
  • A collaborative, non hierarchical environment where everyone can bring up ideas and get full responsibility on side projects.
  • The chance to work with influential venture capital firms, private equity investors, and innovative tech companies across Europe.
  • A modern and vibrant office space at Mavilli Square, where we love to work together for a minimum of 3 days per week.
  • Endless team events, Friday drinks and fun!

If you're ready to join an exciting and growing company at the forefront of the tech industry, please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and motivation to join RocketPeople. We look forward to welcoming a driven Talent Acquisition Specialist to our team in Athens!


RocketPeople is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Job requirements

What we're looking for;

  • Bachelor's degree in business, HR or finance.
  • Hunter mentality, closing deals is what makes you happy!
  • At least 3 years recruitment experience, particularly in a fast paced agency environment.
  • A personal interest in fast growing tech companies, and the ambition to work internationally.
  • Exceptional communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, target-driven environment.
  • A proactive and results-oriented mindset. If you see room for improvement, you're in charge of improving it!
  • Fluency in English; knowledge of additional European languages is a plus.

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