Candy’s mission is to deepen our connection to experiences that bring us joy. As fans. As collectors. As people creating lives, we’re passionate about living. We understand that connection because we’ve chased it since we were kids. We are unapologetic fans and serious collectors who see limitless possibilities in the digital revolution that’s disrupting – more like exploding – the way we engage and experience our favorite sports, music, art, and cultural icons.
We know the passion of being a die-hard fan and the need for the experience beyond the bleachers. We’re building a fully immersive storefront where fans can not only buy, sell, and trade their digital assets, but also experience a fully immersive marketplace that gives our users enablement beyond imagination with their digital assets.
Michael Rubin- Founder & CEO of Fanatics & Philadelphia 76ers co-owner
Mike Novogratz – CEO of Galaxy Digital, Pioneer Investor
Gary Vaynerchuk- CEO of VaynerMedia, Social Media Entrepreneur
SO YOU WANT TO JOIN CANDY?
We are looking for an experienced Senior Technical Recruiter to join the People team here at Candy. This Senior Technical Recruiter will be play a leading role in identifying and engaging top talent in a creative way, improving and contributing to our employer brand, and scaling our recruiting practice as we grow as an organization. You will be part of an ambitious, driven and quality focused global talent acquisition team based in New York. Above all, you will be responsible for attracting and hiring Candy’s most important asset – its people!As a People Team, we are responsible for building and modifying our employee brand as we grow. We fuel Candy’s success by sourcing the best candidates for roles company wide. You will play a leading role in creating the best candidate experience being a true partner in a trustworthy, driven and dependable team.
We are searching for creative minds that are excited to take on challenges in the immediate while providing vision to the future. We want builders, innovators, and those that can not only think outside the box, but collaborate outside the box.
AS OUR MOST VALUABLE PLAYER, YOU WILL…
Own full-cycle across multiple verticals and skillsets working cohesively with our leaders within the business with a constant lens on diversity, equity and inclusion
Be a trusted talent acquisition advisor to senior leadership with a continuous pulse on the candidate landscape for key areas of hire
Work in partnership with recruiters, coordinators and other team members to build creative strategies around sourcing and attracting the best talent in a competitive market
Partner with executive search firms, as appropriate
Ensure that the recruitment process holds a high validity and that candidates are being assessed in a quality driven way
Recommend and drive improvements to enhance and scale our overall recruiting practice
Collaborate and share knowledge and practices with the local and global Talent Acquisition and HR team
Package and present performance and quality of hiring pipelines for main key stakeholders
WHO ARE YOU?
You have 5+ years working as a technical recruiter hiring top talent in a vibrant environment in both agency and in-house
You have a successful track record of identifying, engaging, and closing passive candidates
You have experience partnering with hiring teams and hiring managers, including at the executive level
You use talent market insights and data to influence decisions within the leadership groups and cross-functional teams
You have a deep understanding of creative sourcing strategies to find those diamonds in the rough
You are driven and you always find ways of improving the quality of your work
You are a standout colleague and you strive for having phenomenal collaboration across teams, functions, and locations
You possess strong interpersonal and consultative skills
You are passionate about ensuring that each candidate who interviews at Candy has an outstanding and positive experience
Experience collaborating in a team-oriented environment.
You have recruiting ATS experience.
You have a start-up mentality with excellent communication skills written and verbal.
You have ease presenting your work and explaining design decisions.
A love of sports, collectibles, blockchain & crypto, and/or collectibles!
You’ll Love Working here because…
Our People. You will be working with the top players who are the most talented, fun, supportive, and innovative leaders and teams. Aka, people you can be proud to work with!
Our Mission. We believe that we are building something great and that the best things we create will make the world a better place. Our goal is to deepen our connection through experiences to fans and collectors globally.
Perks. Our team-based culture provides the foundation for people to do their best work and constantly learn and grow. We offer a full slate of benefits, including competitive salaries, stock options, health coverage, and unlimited vacation. Given that we’re an early-stage startup, our benefits package continues to evolve as we do. Your ideas and suggestions matter to us!
Our Core Values.
Trust. We safeguard the goal. We believe we will only succeed if we earn trust – trust of our people, trust of our customers, trust of our partners. We will strive to achieve and keep faith at all times.
Innovation. We dream big. We’re endlessly curious and constantly searching for the best, the better, and the never-before imagined.
Excellence. We take big swings. We have high expectations of ourselves in everything we do.
Grit. We push past the finish line until the last second. Giving up is not an option. We will always find a way.
Inclusion. We are a team player, and we are in it together. We believe that diverse thinking comes from different thinkers, and we need all perspectives to come together and win.
Authenticity. We are the real deal and always authentic in what we create, our dealings with others, and in who we are as human beings.
Accountability. We carry the ball. We hold ourselves to the highest moral and ethical standards. We will be fair and honest and take responsibility for our actions.