Talent Team (Germany) - Recruitment Manager | Yova
Talent Team (Germany) – Recruitment Manager
Workload 100%
Location Frankfurt

Talent Team (Germany) – Recruitment Manager

Talent Team (Germany) – Recruitment Manager
Workload 100%
Location Frankfurt

Yova is the leading digital platform for investing with a sustainability impact. Through the Yova platform, people can invest their money in companies that represent the causes they care about (like sustainability, gender equity, etc.) – without sacrificing returns along the way.  Yova stands for “your values” and we’re on a mission to take impact investing mainstream.

Your profile 

You are a dedicated talent acquisition leader with strong operational experience to lead the recruitment efforts at our fast growing company.

As the Recruitment Manager at Yova, you should:

  • Be excited about the Yova mission to mainstream impact investing
  • Have 2-5 years of experience in full-cycle recruitment in fast pace organisations
  • Be experienced assisting with onboarding processes
  • Have strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate professionally
  • Experiences in the continual development of talent pipelines and sourcing potential candidates
  • Be able to speak knowledgeably about Yova and answer candidates’ questions
  • Firmly understand and can implement recruiting metrics to drive decision-making
  • Be comfortable using company software and databases to connect with and reach out to potential candidates
  • Have previous experience developing and executing recruiting marketing and branding strategies
  • Have experience working with a diverse team and striving for fairness in hiring all races, genders and ages
  • Be proficient in common office IT tools (eg MS Office or, preferably, GSuite). Additional IT experience, especially HRIS, is a plus.
  • Be a great communicator within teams, with full proficiency in English. German language skill is a strong plus.
  • Have working permission in Germany or EU


Your role

We are looking for a Recruitment Manager to join the Yova team in Zurich. You will be responsible for finding the best talent to scale up our fast-growing company.

As the Talent Acquisition Manager you will:

  • Help scaling of the Yova team, starting with doubling it in 2021
  • Work closely with management on all diversity initiatives involving recruitment to ensure fairness in hiring practices
  • Use various methods to recruit and network with potential candidates including social media platforms, external agencies and networking
  • Ensure proper onboarding for new hires
  • Conduct preliminary interviews with recruits to gauge interest and team fit
  • Provide feedback to management about details regarding applications
  • Use standardised screening techniques to assess skills, qualifications and experience of potential candidates
  • Actively work toward building a diverse and qualified team to support the organization
  • Meet with management to have a full-scale understanding of hiring needs and available positions within the company

What we offer

We offer you to join a great team that is on a high-speed growth trajectory to make impact investing mainstream! You will be exposed to a wide range of challenging topics with high-intensity coaching from our founders and leadership team.

  • You will be able to take ownership for your ideas from day 1.
  • You will work in a fun and flexible environment with great and inspiring colleagues.
  • You will be able to define and achieve your own goals.
  • You will be taking leadership to get things done in an agile development environment.
  • You will use cutting-edge technologies, mainly Angular, Ionic and Ruby on Rails.
  • You will have first-hand start-up experience. Your ideas, opinions, and experience will be listened to and treasured.
  • You will join a great team with an ambitious impact mission. Team events, lunch clubs, a good mood, and a nice environment are the core of our team’s happiness.
  • You will get an attractive compensation package.


Workload: 100% | Start date: June  | Location: Frankfurt