You will be based in one of our European offices as part of our experienced professional hub, joining our rapidly expanding European recruiting team. You’ll have the opportunity to partner with different departments across Europe to scope out requirements, leverage the expertise and support of other recruiting colleagues as well as interact with candidates, consulting them on new, exciting and rewarding careers across multiple pathways and a broad variety of roles.
Our people are our greatest strength. We’re passionate about helping candidates find their fit, attracting a diverse array of talent and recruiting individuals who create impact and contribute to our collaborative culture. Within experienced professional hiring, we’re searching for the world’s best colleagues and mentors at the top of their fields who will take on the world’s toughest challenges.
The people you meet and hire at McKinsey will be your coworkers, colleagues, mentors, peers – and because of the collaborative, supportive nature of the culture, people here make friends for life, the connections you make and the experiences you share will last the rest of your career, wherever it takes you. Our culture is casual, fun, and social with an emphasis on education and innovation. We have the freedom to try new ideas, experiment and are expected to be constantly learning and growing. There is also a strong emphasis on mentoring others in the group, enabling others to grow and learn.
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What You'll Do
You will help develop talent management strategies to identify, attract and assess candidates for hiring needs.
In this role, you will develop a keen understanding of the market to help reach challenging hiring targets, develop profiles and specifications and identify and recommend improvement opportunities. You will plan, coordinate and drive hiring activities. You will be responsible for the full life cycle by turning profile requirements into an effective sourcing strategy using an appropriate combination of direct sourcing, posting and referrals to approach, attract and develop candidate interest. You will then work hand in hand with candidates and internal clients guiding them through our process.
You will also be involved and be responsible for broader value-add projects. You will develop and share best practices and work with other recruiters to coordinate ongoing activities and events.
There is flexibility to hire at the recruiter or senior recruiter level depending on experience. You will work a hybrid home/office model and will be happy to travel for events, interview days and team connectivity events.
3+ years of experienced level recruiting gained while working within an executive search or corporate recruiting function focused on identifying, attracting and hiring highly talented individuals who are in great demand into tech senior roles
Passion for and successful experience in recruiting diverse profiles across ethnic and gender diversity; experience in thinking out of the box to find and attract these profiles with a proven track record in successful hiring
Good knowledge of recruiting strategies, processes and marketplace trends; highly developed executive search skills and comfort in managing the full lifecycle of recruiting candidates
Flexible and innovative in a fast paced, growth-oriented and time-sensitive environment
Proactive self-starter with a can-do attitude
Excellent communication and senior stakeholder management skills
Fluency in English; local language fluency is a plus