Andela is a network of technology leaders dedicated to advancing human potential. We help companies build high-performing distributed engineering teams by investing in Africa’s most talented software developers.
Based in NYC, SF, Cairo, Lagos, Nairobi, Kigali and Kampala, Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage.
About the Role We are looking for a Sourcing Associate to join our Engineering Recruitment Team. The Talent Sourcer’s responsibilities include using various channels to look for potential candidates to ensure that our Partner’s have the right talent available to them at the right time.
Additionally, you will also be responsible for contributing to our employer brand, and scaling the business as we grow as an organization.
Roles and Responsibilities :
Work closely with Hiring Managers and the Staffing Team to source for identified requirements
Identify qualified candidate profiles using various sourcing techniques (e.g. Boolean search, Github, Stackoverflow, LinkedIn )
Work in partnership with Recruiters, Marketing and other relevant team members to build creative strategies around sourcing and attracting the best talent in a competitive market
Participate in technology meetup and other external events to connect with potential candidates
Participate and drive referrals from internal and external networks to fill positions
Measure and report on recruiting metrics
Drive sourcing data quality to effectively provide insights into the candidate market
Be a trusted sourcing advisor with a continuous pulse on the candidate landscape
Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources Management or any other relevant field from a reputable institution
Experience and Personality traits :
At least two years experience in a corporate recruiting or staffing agency recruiting role
Familiarity with social networks sites like Facebook and Twitter and professional sites such as LinkedIn
Prior experience using an applicant tracking system tool
You are a team player and you strive for having great collaboration across teams, functions, and locations
You have excellent time management and organizational skills
You take pride in data quality and data integrity
EPIC Values Alignment
Demonstrable commitment to the learning & development of people and technologyThe ability to learn new things fast enough to amaze your friends and family
Interested? If the above sounds like an exciting role to you, please tell us why you believe you’re a good fit and we’ll be in touch.
Benefits & Compensation
Full medical coverage
Breakfast, lunch, and snacks provided daily
Beautiful working environment
Opportunity to work with the brightest minds on the planet
Oh, and a chance to change the world!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.