At Tala, we are connecting millions of people to the financial services they deserve. We're a small team, growing at a massive rate, and we are looking for an experienced Full-Cycle Recruiter. We are looking for someone who leads by serving, is highly collaborative, has high-energy, is results-oriented, has a bias towards action, is exceptionally imaginative, is adaptable, and truly excited about Tala’s mission!
This person will help shape our organization by sharing our company's story, vision, culture both internally and externally. In this role, you will work directly with the Marketing, Operations, Credit & Risk, Finance and Accounting teams to support our growth and ensure we hire best in class!
This role will be based out of our Santa Monica, CA office.
In this role you will:
- Responsible for full life-cycle recruiting for US-based and some internationally-based roles
- Serve as an internally and externally-facing representative of Tala and our recruiting team
- Work with hiring manager to define role requirements
- Manage an outstanding and efficient candidate process and experience
- Facilitate interview and hiring discussions with interviewers and hiring managers
What we’re looking for:
- Minimum 4 years of full-cycle recruiting experience
- Experience in a high-growth, high-tech startup environment
- Experience recruiting for international roles, ideally in emerging markets
- Experience with a web-based ATS, specifically Greenhouse
- Experience with progressive sourcing techniques including direct sourcing and internet data mining and recruiting techniques such search engines, Boolean search strings, LinkedIn and other online networking communities
- Strict attention to detail and focus on data integrity, documentation and visibility to hiring managers
- Proven success sourcing for hard-to-fill roles
- High level of self-motivation and ability to produce results independently, and under demanding deadlines
- Organized, able to work in fast-paced environment and handle multiple tasks as well as adapt to business priorities that change quickly
Tala is a mobile technology and data science company that is working to deliver financial access, choice and control to underserved people around the world. Tala’s smartphone app instantly evaluates customers for credit using only the data on their devices and delivers customized loans in minutes.
Tala, formerly known as InVenture, is backed by IVP, Ribbit Capital, Lowercase Capital, Data Collective, Collaborative Fund and other leading venture and impact investors. In 2016, Fast Company ranked Tala, formerly known as InVenture, as one of its top 10 companies in Money, and Forbes named Tala as one of the top 50 FinTech companies in the world. Additionally, Tala’s work has been highlighted by the New York Times, the Financial Times, the Wall Street Journal, TED, and Wired, among others.