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Teamlead Tech Recruiting (m/f/d)

Corporate Functions
Remote Germany + 7 more locations
Full Time
Permanent
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Teamlead Tech Recruiting (m/f/d)

When applying for this position, you will have the opportunity to indicate your preferred work location from the following: Remote Germany, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt am Main, Hamburg, Leipzig, Munich, Stuttgart


Join our HR team, effective immediately, in a full-time position preferably at one of our locations in Berlin, Munich, Hamburg or remotely across Germany as our Team Lead Tech Recruiting (m/f/d).

Your Responsibilities

  • Shape our future recruiting mix and continuously explore new channels to attract highly skilled talent for our technology & marketing functions.

  • Improve your team’s effectiveness by using the power of automation and AI.

  • Lead, mentor and develop a team of 5 experienced recruiters (& growing) and enable them, with your operational support, to accomplish 250+ tech hires every year.

  • Implement value-based interviewing by combining the human factor with technical know-how.

  • In collaboration with our employer branding team and CTO, co-design our employer brand for techies and act as an IU ambassador in front of your candidates.

Your Profile

  • You successfully completed a bachelor’s or master’s degree and have 5+ years of experience in tech recruiting at organizations with comparable hiring volumes.

  • Scale-up stage is where you feel at home, and you have a proven track record in giving structure to a tech recruiting department and driving strategic projects.

  • You have gained first leadership experience and would consider yourself an operational player-coach who shares our values at IU.

  • You fluently speak the tech language of your candidates and enthusiastically pitch IU to a variety of audiences with technology and marketing.

  • You are actively following current trends in recruiting and always on the lookout for the next big breakthrough.

  • Language Proficiency: Fluent in English, both written and spoken. German is a plus!

We offer

  • Shape your career: Rapid growth opens up many new opportunities for you. Tell us about your dream career and we will help you make it a reality.

  • Work wherever you want…: Digitalization is part of our DNA. So decide for yourself which place sparks the most productivity in you. You love remote work? No problem! Would you like to work abroad for a while? Our WorkFlex Benefit makes it possible.

  • … and flexible in terms of time: It’s your job; We trust you and give you the greatest possible freedom to organize yourself.

  • Take your knowledge to a new level: Where if not with us? Benefit from free further training, language courses and discounted study programs. With us there is always something new to learn.

  • Rest well: We make an effort every day, but we also take the time to recharge our batteries: with 30 days of annual vacation plus an extra day of vacation on your birthday. Do you need a longer break? How about a sabbatical?

  • Reach your destination sustainably: Germanys 9 euro ticket is history, we got the DeutschlandTicket for 7 €. You prefer to travel by bike? Then a Jobrad (bike leasing)might be the right choice. We offer many environmentally conscious options to be mobile both professionally and privately.

Become part of our HR team at Germany’s largest university! We are responsible for everything you are reading right now! We are the team that helps put the teams together. We support each member to grow and enjoy their time here – it’s in the nature of our culture.

Does this sound like the perfect job for you? Then apply now! Simple, straightforward and without a cover letter. If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact Anna-Lena via anna-lena.obenhaus@iu.org

Words are followed by actions: We take our “Culture Of Everyone” very seriously and would like to take this opportunity to expressly point out that you are welcome to join us, regardless of your origin, religion, gender, age or sexual orientation. Even if you have a disability, our doors are wide open to you. We look forward to a diverse community here at IU!

Your personal contact
Your personal contact - Anna-Lena Obenhaus

Anna-Lena Obenhaus

Teamlead Recruiting

I must be happy in my work to be happy in my life. IU gives me the opportunity to grow & reach my full potential. Individual effort is always recognised and IU leadership inspires everyone to think outside the box and drive change.
IU Gamechanger Teacher
Felix Mattern
Finance & Controlling
Here, I can simply be myself. I value the ease at which everyone gets on together, creating a strong sense of belonging. I also love the combination of working in a modern and innovative company while enjoying a healthy work-life balance.
IU Gamechanger Student
Helena Horst
Procurement
What we’ll do for you
Decide for yourself how you work
With us you can do almost any job part-time or full-time. Choose what suits you and your life best!
Shape your career
Rapid growth opens up many new opportunities for you. Tell us about your dream career and we will help you make it a reality.
Reach your destination sustainably
Germanys 9 euro ticket is history, we got the DeutschlandTicket for 7 €. You prefer to travel by bike? Then a Jobrad (bike leasing)might be the right choice. We offer many environmentally conscious options to be mobile both professionally and privately.
Work wherever you want...
Digitalization is part of our DNA. So decide for yourself which place sparks the most productivity in you. You love remote work? No problem! Would you like to work abroad for a while? Our WorkFlex Benefit makes it possible.
...and flexible in terms of time
It's your job: We trust you and give you the greatest possible freedom to organize yourself.
Take your knowledge to a new level
Where if not with us? Benefit from free further training, language courses and discounted study programs. With us there is always something new to learn.
Rest well
We make an effort every day, but we also take the time to recharge our batteries: with 30 days of annual vacation plus an extra day of vacation on your birthday. Do you need a longer break? How about a sabbatical?
Enjoy our brand of social
We love spending time together. Whether it’s yoga, team events, brown bag lunches or partying—there is something for everyone.
World’s best colleagues
We give each other a leg-up when needed, and we collectively go beyond expectations.
The location
Happy student smiling and learning
Remote Germany
With our positions, you don't have to decide where to work. Whether you want to work from home, at one of our offices across Germany or up to six months abroad. Enjoy maximum flexibility!
About the team
Corporate Functions Male Student
Corporate Functions
Within our corporate engine room you will find a multidisciplinary bunch of talented people all working together to deliver the best possible learning experience for our students. We scale up our impact by constantly measuring and improving our efficacy and performance inside and across all functions.

Our student satisfaction rate is running at 97%, so we must be doing
something right. And yes, we are working on the other 3%.
Our core values
#1

Make collaboration standard practice.

We aim for the best solution as a team and have fun with it - without ego or politics.
#2

Be courageous and take risks.

We make courageous decisions and take calculated risks.
#3

Embrace innovation always.

We are always looking for ways to improve our offers for our customers.
#4

Strive for the empowerment of everyone.

We support each other’s development to become the best version of ourselves.
#5

Adopt a growth mindset for scale.

We aim to improve ourselves in everything we do and work hard to do so every day.
#6

Focus on getting things done on time.

We implement things quickly, pragmatically, effectively and goal-oriented.
#7

Put customer focus first.

In everything we do, our customers come first.

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    Corporate Functions FAQs

    To what extent is home office possible?
    We love to support Home Office arrangements, but some positions naturally require employees to be on campus/in the office. During the pandemic everyone works from home or can work in the office after consultation.
    How many days paid holiday will I get per year?
    All employees working a 5 day week are entitled to 30 days paid holiday per year.
    Why are there so many open positions at IU?
    Good question! We are experiencing explosive growth as students flock to adopt our unique education methods. That’s why we have become IU International University of Applied Sciences.
    How flexible are the working hours at IU?
    Working hours are naturally position dependent at IU but normally you can arrange them the way you want, together with your team and supervisor.
    What is expected to be successful at IU?
    We want team players that love to challenge conventional wisdom, and integrate with open-minded people who support each other within a flat hierarchy. If you like what you hear, then apply at www.iu-careers.com/en/jobs.
    Can I apply for multiple jobs?
    Of course you can! Apply for each position separately and together we will find the job that suits you best.