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Early Careers Recruiter

V4P FEB19 111


HR & Business Support

Job Description:

We are seeking a Recruiter to join the Global Early Careers Team! You will be accountable for university recruiting with a focus on Spain, and will be a crucial partner to local universities to ensure a strong position and pipeline of Early Talent in the market.

Your role within our Kingdom

If you want to join a fast growing, international, high- tech social gaming company then this could be the right role for you. Working together with your global colleagues on university recruiting and shared projects. We have crafted a global program that strives to attract the strongest talent internationally to join our studios in Europe and the US. ? Building and maintaining strong working relationships across the business and with partnering HR functions will be key to your role

Reporting to the Early Careers Manager for EMEA, and based in our Barcelona office, responsibilities will include:

  • Evolve and complete the recruitment strategy across universities and colleges to attract top early careers talent
  • Deliver the full cycle recruitment process, from briefing with hiring managers to contract management (including sourcing of the candidates, assessment centre design and implementation, interviews etc)
  • Build and engage ongoing relationships with relevant universities and schools
  • Handle marketing and attraction together with our globally distributed team, coordinating recruiting events to promote our employer brand and attract top talent
  • Take part in delivering our internship programs, and support the intern performance review process and conversions
  • Lead projects that support the evolution of Early Careers across the group
  • Drive diversity initiatives to enhance and improve our early careers program

Skills to create thrills

  • Previous experience in recruitment, ideally with an international, fast paced company
  • An understanding of the graduate recruitment lifecycle in Spain
  • Ability to handle recruiting at volume
  • Phenomenal organisational skills, prioritization and project management skills
  • Experience partnering with multiple customers across varied business areas
  • Strong communication in English and Spanish (written and verbal)
  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook), and the ability and eagerness to learn and use computer- based systems and platforms (i.e., event hosting, ATS, CRM, and PM platforms)
  • Bachelor’s degree or comparable amount of work experience
  • Experience working within our, or a similar, industry e.g. tech, media, e- commerce or gaming

Tasty Bonus Skills

  • Experience in university recruiting, working with top universities building positive relationships with those that focus on gaming
  • Global relocation and immigration experience

About King

King is the game developer behind the world- famous Candy Crush franchise, as well as mobile game hits including Farm Heroes, Bubble Witch and Pet Rescue. Candy Crush is the top- grossing franchise in US app stores, a position it has held for the last two years, and King’s games are being played by 245 million monthly active users as of Q3 2021. King, which is part of the Activision Blizzard group since its acquisition in 2016, employs nearly 2,000 people in game studios in Stockholm, Malmö, London, Barcelona and Berlin, and offices in San Francisco, New York, and Malta.

A Great Saga Needs All Sorts of Heroes

Making games is fun. Especially when you do it with people who share the same idea of what makes a good workplace great. We design games for everyone, no matter where they are or who they are, and we employ all sorts of people from all kinds of backgrounds to bring them to life. Truth is, we simply cannot expect diversity in our players and originality in our games without first nurturing it in our people. A great saga needs all sorts of heroes.

Making the World Playful

Making the World Playful is what inspires us to create new experiences and raise the bar. It’s what makes King a place where we can all dream bigger, continue to add innovation to our games, broadening the portfolio and exploring new territories in mid- core and casual. We take the art and science of gaming to the next level through our curiosity for the unexplored, passion for games, respect for each other and love for our players - and we’re not afraid to have fun along the way. In fact, together with our parent company Activision Blizzard and experts around the world, we believe having fun is good for you. There has never been a better time to join us. We're dreaming bigger and see a world of possibilities ahead. If you share our passion, our values, and our hunger to shape the future, join us in Making the World Playful!

Applications need to be in English.
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HR & Business Support @ King

V4P FEB19 111

HR & Business Support

Creating a workplace where people feel like they belong and can do their best work takes focus, determination, and an open mind.

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