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Principal Recruiter





Principal Recruiter

Help grow our German footprint!

The Opportunity:

Flexport is a freight forwarder and logistics platform using modern software to make global trade easier for everyone. We are solving complex problems on a global scale, and disrupting a multi-trillion dollar industry that has remained stubbornly unchanged. We are we helping the world's fastest growing brands manage their international supply chains, providing a fully-managed service for moving goods between any two places on the planet.

WHAT you’ll be doing:

We’re looking for a German speaking full-cycle Principal Recruiter to join our rapidly expanding EMEA Talent Acquisition team. No two days will be the same in this fast paced and challenging role. As the Lead Talent partner for Germany you will working closely with our Head of Recruitment and GM for Germany to drive delivery across the region. You will spend your days partnering with senior stakeholders consulting on roles, advising on process and developing search plans to drive strong and diverse candidate pipelines. You will be fully responsible for delivery on mid to Senior level roles across all none Tech Business areas- Operations, Supply Chain, Sales and G&A. So having the ability to adapt your style and pivot will be key to your success!

WHAT you’ll need:

  • Experience working as a Senior Recruiter in a fast paced environment.
  • Ability to manage multiple roles and flex and pivot style is an absolute must
  • Driven by data- to manage both your pipeline and hiring manager expectations.
  • Hustle. The success of our company depends on our ability to find, assess, and sell the best of the best
  • Humility. No task is too big or too small
  • Fluent in German and English

WHY you’ll want it:

This is a super exciting time to join our small but rapidly exciting Talent Acquisition team in a role where you will be empowered to make decisions and thrive. You will have exposure at leadership level and therefore have the ability to make a real difference. If you thrive in a fast-paced, ever-evolving environment, are unafraid to embrace new ideas and contribute to the future success of an exciting business then we want to hear from you! It would be preferred that you were office based in either Hamburg, Amsterdam or London however for the right person there could be flexibility. We are looking to start the interview process ASAP, so apply now before its too late! And feel free to reach out too: lmcloughney@flexport.com should you have any further questions.

About Flexport:

We believe global trade can move the human race forward. That’s why it’s our mission to make global trade easier for everyone. We aim to do this by building the Operating System for Global trade - a strategic model combining advanced technology and data analytics, logistics infrastructure, and supply chain expertise. Flexport today connects almost 10,000 clients and suppliers across 109 countries, including established global brands like Georgia-Pacific as well as emerging innovators like Sonos. Started in 2013, we've raised over $1.3B in funding from SoftBank Vision Fund, Founders Fund, GV, First Round Capital and Y Combinator. We’re excited about the three big ways we’re moving forward after our recent $1B investment from SoftBank Vision Fund in February 2019.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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