Recruiter/Sourcer, Sales Operations and Emerging Businesses - Contract Role


March 11, 2021

New York, NY, US

Company Description
Twitter ... the best place you have ever worked. Ever. As a company, we strive to make a difference in the world, do the best work, and have fun while doing it. We're building a platform where all voices can be heard, creating fun ways for people to express themselves, and growing our business in a way that makes us proud. We innovate, experiment, and move at a fast pace. We're a learning organization with a growth mindset, and we're always looking for ways to improve our product and ourselves. Passion and personality matter. You'll work with creative and curious people across the globe, and we want you to feel comfortable being yourself every day you're here. Twitter is what’s happening - and never before have we been as influential or important as we are today.
Job Description

Who We Are:

We are experiencing unprecedented growth. To effectively support this growth, our Talent Acquisition Team must grow rapidly and operate differently to attract, recruit and retain top diverse talent. We are on a quest to be the best talent acquisition team in the universe. This starts by hiring forward thinking, motivated people who bring a unique way of thinking to tackle people challenges. We are building programs and processes from scratch and need team members who have proven success doing this type of work in a dynamic environment.
What You'll do:
As a Recruiter/Sourcer at Twitter, you will partner with Talent Acquisition business unit leads and some of the industry's premier business leaders. You will collaborate with TA leads and Hiring Managers on all matters of hiring strategy, organizational development and offer negotiations. You will identify talent for the organization and manage the interview process from initial screen through offer acceptance.
Who You Are:

  • You roll up your sleeves to get the job done. No task is too small.

  • You are comfortable multi-tasking and wearing many hats.

  • Your time management skills are impeccable

  • You have a history of collaborating with business leaders from top-tier companies

  • You deliver outstanding client service, negotiation, and closing skills

  • You take initiative to develop job descriptions with hiring managers by understanding the required skills and background, the impact of the role, and the ideal fit to the team and company

  • You provide advice and coaching to hiring managers throughout the recruitment process

  • You use a combination of recruiting and sourcing techniques to creatively evaluate and hire top talent

  • You act as an advocate for both client and candidate throughout the hiring process, establishing regular touch points and providing diligent follow through

  • You project manage all components involved in the full life-cycle recruiting process

  • You are highly organized and can manage competing priorities effectively

  • You can extend offers, close candidates, and document results to further improve the offer acceptance rate


  • 3+ years experience as a corporate recruiter or sourcer, preferably with 2+ years as an in house recruiter. A combination of agency + in house experience is ideal.

  • LinkedIn expertise highly desired

  • Experience using Internet recruiting methods, including sourcing products and applicant tracking systems is essential

  • Experience recruiting for corporate level roles in Sales, Operations, Social Media/Digital Advertising or Corp Functions is preferred

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent

Additional Information
Other things we value:

  • Diversity - diversity makes us a better organization and team. We value diverse backgrounds, ideas & experiences

  • Curiosity - you’re never done asking ‘why’

  • Work, life & fun - whether we are remote or in person, we value doing the hard work, but also enjoying each other’s humor, perspectives and support