Contract Sourcer - (Knock)

Knock Full Time Recruiter Remote-US

Remote Job Description

Our homes are our most valuable asset and also the most difficult to buy and sell. Knock is on a mission to make trading in your house as simple and certain as trading in your car. Started by founding team members of (NYSE: TRLA, acquired by Zillow for $3.5B), Knock is an online home trade-in platform that uses data science to price homes accurately, technology to sell them quickly and a dedicated team of professionals to guide you every step of the way. We share the same top-tier investors as iconic brands like Netflix, Tivo, Match, HomeAway and Houzz.

We’re looking for a Remote Sourcer to join our team on a Contract basis. This Sourcer will find hard to find talent utilizing unique boolean search strings and outside-the-box sourcing strategies. You’ll be helping to build our team of future Knockstars through finding, assessing, and interviewing qualified, national talent. As the first point of contact with candidates, we look to you to represent our brand, mission, and POPSICLE. 

The ideal person for our Contract Sourcer role will be positive, focus deeply on candidate experience, and effectively fill open jobs with the right talent via sourcing. 

What You Will Do:

  • Create and execute unique and effective sourcing strategies and techniques to find and engage passive talent
  • Utilize tools such as search engines, job boards, open source communities, LinkedIn, and other social channels to source, screen, and qualify talent
  • Evangelize the Knock mission, brand, and POPSICLE resulting in a warm, engaging, and relationship-driven conversation  
  • Review inbound resumes per assigned job req & follow up with all candidates 
  • Be prepared to regularly update the Talent Team & Hiring Managers on talent metrics, trends, candidate pipeline and status
  • Drive sourcing & recruiting strategies to scale hiring 
  • Provide stellar candidate experience, brainstorm new ways to engage candidates as they go through our interview process
  • Use new technology to effectively find the right person for the right job 
  • Work closely with Recruiters and hiring managers to deeply understand requirements of various roles and how they fit into the organization
  • Schedule candidate interviews with multiple stakeholders in the business, adapting to changing schedules, all while smiling and enjoying what you do

Skills & Experience You Have:

  • 4+ years of experience as a Sourcer on a Talent Team creating unique Boolean searches & sourcing hard to find talent  
  • Candidates love talking and interacting with you, they trust you and believe you have their best interest at heart
  • Demonstrate creativity and resourcefulness in solving problems throughout the recruiting process - from building pipeline to closing 
  • You are crazy organized, a master multi-tasker & communicator, and are always able to switch priorities while not missing a beat
  • You have a passion for working in and thrive in a constantly changing environment
  • Relentless drive to find and connect with the best talent at all levels
  • Ability to qualify a candidate and understand what each candidate brings to the table, as well as connect that candidate with the right opportunity at Knock
  • Adaptable to new situations, love dynamic change and think on your feet
  • You are a team player and have a natural ability to collaborate well with others within your team and across the organization at large
  • You possess outstanding work ethic, ability to perform under pressure, meet deadlines, and prioritize and deliver multiple tasks on time
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent

What We Can Offer You:

  • An amazing opportunity to be an integral part of building the next multi-billion dollar consumer brand around the single largest purchase of our lives
  • You will be working with a passionate, mission-driven team that is disrupting the status quo
  • Competitive hourly compensation, flexible work schedule, & remote/distributed team
We have offices in New York, San Francisco, Atlanta, Charlotte, Raleigh, Dallas-Fort Worth, Phoenix, and Denver with more on the way. In fact, we are proud to be a distributed company with employees in 18 different states. This is an amazing opportunity to be an integral part of building a multi-billion dollar consumer brand in an industry that is long overdue for a new way of doing things. You will be working with a passionate, mission-driven team that is disrupting the status quo.

Knock is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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