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Head of Recruitment (APAC) at Carousell
Singapore

Carousell is one of the world's largest and fastest growing mobile classifieds apps. Since our launch in May 2012, we've expanded into 19 major cities with over 158 million listings. As a team of passionate individuals working together to solve meaningful problems, we want to build products that make selling as easy as taking a photo and buying as simple as chatting to inspire every person in the world to start selling and buying so we can share possibilities.

As a young and fast-expanding organisation, we are looking to hire a Manager to lead our Recruitment Team. The Recruitment Manager will play an active role in creating and implementing strategies and programs in support of both short and long-term business objectives. You will also need to be hands-on to support critical hires across the organisation, assisting the team to hire the right talent into Carousell. Based in Singapore, this role is integral to building a high-performance culture while we scale a rapidly growing organization.

You will:

  • Reports to our Head of People
  • Partner closely with our People Business Partners and the leadership team to build Employer Branding strategies that support the scaling organization while building high performing teams
  • Establish and monitor recruiting processes and practices; recommend cost-effective and creative solutions while ensuring the quality of hires
  • End to end hands-on sourcing & managing of candidates for critical hires
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of business priorities and possess good stakeholder management skills to ensure timely communication on/and delivery of priorities
  • Develop relevant and effective sourcing strategies and provide consultative services to meet recruitment needs; lead searches and manage long-term high-level candidates
  • Analyze and communicate recruitment trends, results and insights to drive future recruitment activity, improve compliance and reduce risk
  • Update current and design new recruiting procedures using advanced technology
  • Lead, coach and develop the team to growth and success
  • Manage search firm relationships with an emphasis on building and maintaining relationships with our preferred partners

You have:

  • 5 - 8  years of experience in Recruitment with at least 2 years in a Recruitment Leadership position
  • Preferably with relevant experience in a start-up/fast-paced organisation within the Technology sector/E-commerce
  • Experienced in Employer Branding strategies and recruitment metrics at hyper growth
  • Track record of leading highly passionate recruiters and coaching to success
  • A natural passion to make a meaningful impact on the lives of people around you
  • A love of technical things and working knowledge of the fast-paced start-up world