Senior Recruiter - Technology & Studio
We're looking for a Senior Recruiter to join King's Global Talent Acquisition Team, based in Berlin specifically focused on recruiting for Technology and Studio roles, such as Game Artists, Designers, and C++ Developers.
We have such a talented team from a wide and diverse mix of backgrounds all echoing our core values - humble human and creative to name a few. We also want you to have fun whilst you build your career and continue to learn and still enjoy work-life balance. Sounds impossible? It's not.
Your role within our Kingdom
This role offers the opportunity to play a significant part in the exciting growth of our games studio and tech businesses in Berlin.
You will be part of a team of recruiting experts based across London, Stockholm, Barcelona, Malmo and San Francisco with this role focus primarily on the Berlin Studio. Recruiters own the hiring process, support key stakeholders and always ensure we provide a fabulous candidate experience.
Specific knowledge of hiring for the gaming industry would be ideal, however if you are a technical recruiter then we would love to help you develop your learning in a new industry. Essentially though you will need to be able to demonstrate your ability to hire for technical and creative roles!
The hiring managers at King would also expect you to be a recruitment expert that can support, coach and challenge them to ensure we hire the best talent in the market.
You will be adept at working in an ever changing environment, able to quickly prioritise and focus your efforts in line with business demands and therefore creating pipelines for current as well as future requirements will be critical. Don't be shy to identify new and innovative ways of reaching candidates!
And finally, our talent acquisition team members work across locations and as part of a global team, you will work and collaborate with colleagues on projects to evolve the talent acquisition function.
Skills to create thrills
We are ideally looking for experience hiring within a games studio or tech business, however we are also open to folks looking to get into the gaming industry who are excited to learn all about the King brand!
You're super-smart, results oriented, highly driven and focused on making a difference where it counts. As a recruiter you're customer focused in a supersonic fast environment. You innovate and solve problems and you're curious. You have excellent verbal and written communication skills and can demonstrate how your relationships have helped you deliver greater results.
Other skills include:
* In house recruiting experience / 5 years
* Strong stakeholder management experience
* Effective ability to translate business requirements into effective sourcing plans
* Ability to partner the business, playing a pivotal role in helping the organisation achieve its talent acquisition goals into an agile recruitment plan, that involves a highly targeted approach to talent identification in your markets
* Strong candidate management ethic ensuring all candidates have a first class recruitment experience at King.
* Strong network and great personal recruiting brand.
* Passionate about games!
A great saga needs all sorts of heroes
Making games is fun. Especially when you do it with people who share the same idea of what makes a good workplace, great. We design games for everyone, no matter where they are or who they are, and we employ all sorts of people from all kinds of backgrounds to bring them to life. Truth is, we simply can't expect diversity in our players and originality in our games without first nurturing it in our people. A great saga needs all sorts of heroes. And that's it.
We're Seriously Playful
Officially, we're a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world. Unofficially, we're a serious business that's not afraid to have fun. Every day at King, we mix intuition with logic, art with science and magic with mathematics to create the games the world loves to play. Together with our parent company Activision Blizzard, our mission is to bring moments of magic to everyday life. If you think this is something you can help us achieve, let's talk.
Want to join our Kingdom? You'll find all you need to apply, plus more information on our culture, values and benefits, including relocation packages at jobs.king.com. All applications should be made in English.