Senior Recruiter

Company overview

We are the only “Virtual Workforce” provider who has taken SaaS to the next level. Our “Solutions as a Service” allows our clients to increase productivity while reducing cost at the same time.

  • SGS is a High- Tech Software & Digital Virtual Workforce Solution
  • Here for you a market of 8 Mio. Highly educated people
  • Developing BPO cloud-based solutions across vital corporate functions
  • Sales, Marketing, HR, IT & Operations
  • Business drivers, value added solutions, is at the core of our DNA

SGS has earned a reputation to create high-impact solutions helping our clients to stay pertinent-relevant, more efficient & profitable. Communication and commercial efficiencies building stronger relationships.
We are committed to creating a global paradigm-shift in “Business Process Optimization Solutions” by serving as a progressive advisor to our clients professional endeavors.

MISSION: To increase productivity for our clients while reducing OPEX at the same time.

„We Work & You Grow“

VISION: To become the leading WaaS – Workforce as a Service provider.

Position TitleSenior Recruiter
Language SkillsEnglish C1, German B2 or higher will be beneficial
Professional Skills
  • 5+ years of experience in the relevant role (Blue Collar Recruitment ideally for the DACH region)

  • It would be an added value if the ideal candidate has an existing relationship to workers and workforce in CEE (Central Eastern Europe)

  • Work Focus: Searching, interviewing, and delivery of Mid – low-level positions. Typically positions bellow 50K OTE mark

  • Search focus: First Priority – Central Eastern Europe, Second Priority – D-A-C-H region

  • Proven work experience as a Recruiter (either an in-house recruiter or a staffing agency recruiter)

  • Hands-on experience with various selection processes (phone interviewing, reference check etc) 

  • Excellent communication skills (both, written and verbal)

  • Ability to engage candidates via cold-calls, online sourcing (LinkedIn, Xing, Facebook, etc) 

  • Creation of Job Descriptions and Advertisement 

  • Advertisement Management

Education (min)
  • Minimum a Bachelor degree in either: Economics or Business or HR

Willingess to Travel (%)10%
Reports toHR Manager
SectorHeadhunting, Consulting, Recruiting, AI, ML, Talent Search, Active Search, Attract & Retain Talent, Digital HR, HR, Talent Development, and Talent Identification
ContractFull time

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SGS has growing demands for its Clients business, therefore we search and seek driven, motivated, experienced employees with a positive attitude fitting to our great corporate culture. If you are in search for a job with a long term career perspective including training, travel and growing experience come join us.

Role description

A successful recruiter will collaborate with Clients and department managers on a regular basis and proactively identify future hiring needs as well as deliver the recruiting service. You should also be able to attract candidates using various sources, like social media networks and employee referrals. Our ideal recruiter holds an academic HR background combined with work experience in screening, interviewing and assessing candidates.

Ultimately, the responsibilities of the Recruiter are to ensure our company attracts, hires and retains the best employees while growing a strong talent pipeline.

Senior Recruiter Responsibilities and Requirements:

  • Recruit and select the most highly qualified candidates to meet hiring requirements, which includes but is not limited to: sourcing, screening, and interviewing; guiding a selection conversation with the hiring team; initiating a superior on-boarding experience

  • Assist with various corporate-wide hiring initiatives and implement best practices in the recruitment of qualified candidates

  • Network via industry contacts, association memberships, colleges/universities, trade groups, social media, and employee referrals to source candidates for open positions and develop a pool of qualified candidates in advance of hiring needs

  • Manage online and social media recruiting efforts; utilize outside recruitment agencies when necessary; and be involved in various college recruitment events

  • Assess resumes and applications to determine best qualified applicants

  • Conduct interviews (phone, video, face-to-face) to qualify top candidates (e.g., skills, culture fit)

  • Finalize the selection process as authorized by Talent Acquisition Manager which includes: prepare written offer documents; coordinate to completion of pre-employment conditions (background and reference checks, etc) and, in alignment with talent branding, timely communicate with candidates who were not selected

  • Work across locations, as part of a global team, with colleagues on projects which enhance the efficacy of the Talent Acquisition Team

  • Focus on continual improvement in how you recruit bringing innovative solutions into your day to day work


Business development: The ideal candidate has a solid understanding and track record of developing and creating new business opportunities by communicating to the highest level within a corporation. Presenting and acquiring business in a top down mentality by going to the decision making level. Proven ability to present at C.E.O. / Decision Making level. Ability to drive a solution driven approach.
Result orientation: The candidate builds a result driven team and is able to deliver a trustworthy funnel and committed project and revenue forecast.
Strategic orientation: The candidate can detach from immediate business relations and sketch compelling business priorities for the month and the quarter. He / She is able to priorities the best changes and projects that does have to most likelihood for closure to ensure the achievement and over performance of set goals and expectations.
Customer success: The ideal candidate is committed to understand the needs of the customer and clients and is able to understand the driving and underlying cause of the project. He is the lead example for his team in customer facing situations and drives customer contacts and builds relationships to the key interfaces.
Open minded and driven by success: He / She has the ability to react in competitive situations to overcome the competitive problem and drives the team into the right direction to closure.
Collaboration and influencing: The successful job accomplishment will strongly depend on collaboration with peers in the management and his team on a daily bases. The ideal candidate will be able to effectively cooperate within the global group and become a go-to person for many peers within the organization.

Personal characteristics

Result orientation: The ideal applicant has a clear understanding what it means and takes to deliver results on time, budget and quality. That includes a revenue target and profit target as well as generating leads for the field organization.
Analytical skills: The ideal candidate has excellent analytical and communicative skills. The applicant has a healthy self-confidence and easily understands and evaluates the given situation.
Open-minded and driven by success: He/she has the ability to quickly drive ideas into solutions while helping to provide input and help to the team.
Strategic orientation: The candidate is quickly able to work and integrate himself into new and challenging projects.
Collaboration and influencing: The successful job accomplishment will strongly depend on collaboration with peers and within the organization.
Teaming and GravitasTeaming and Gravitas: To ensure success in his/her field the person need a high level of social competence being a team player and needs gravitas in the presentation towards customers, colleagues and superior management.


  • Reports to HR Manager


We are seeking a minimum of 2  or more experienced Senior Recruiters. The opportunity to grow internationally with Clients plus travel is a given if the right individual fits in our fantastic team. We put ample focus on culture fit fused with focus on knowledge and ability to deliver. If you are an agile individual that seeks to be successful in his/her career we welcome your application.