[EXPIRED] Full Time @ Happie

Happie, a candidate attraction platform based in Cambridge MA, is hiring a full-time Recruiting Associate to drive hiring across Happie clientele. Learn more about the position and how to get in touch with Happie here.

Happie is the world’s easiest-to-use candidate attraction platform. With Happie our clients can capture their entire talent universe, engage them through hyper-personalized, automated, multichannel outreach, excite them with beautiful careers pages, and look great with awesome reporting. 

As we grow dramatically, we're seeking terrific people to join our recruiting team to help drive successful hires across multiple clients.

What you'll learn:

  • Everything you’ll need to understand about recruiting, outreach strategies, and passive candidate engagement techniques.

  • How to use a variety of tools and approaches such as LinkedIn Recruiter, CareerBuilder, the Happie platform etc.

  • How to work with and manage outside contractors and outsourced team members. You’ll become a project manager as well as an individual contributor.

  • How to develop assumptions, test and measure various approaches, and identify and implement the winning approach

  • How to become a meaningful contributor to the larger goals our whole team is striving to achieve

Your day will include:

  • You’ll start each week with a standup meeting in which the team reviews progress, sets goals, trouble-shoots challenges, and celebrates successes

  • Regular trainings on recruitment strategy, engagement techniques and various tools and databases

  • Creation of compelling  job descriptions and implementation of robust outreach campaigns

  • Sourcing of passive candidates to fill a wide variety of roles nationwide

  • Managing candidate inboxes, scheduling, and driving the interview process forward

  • Huddles with other functional groups within the company – meetings to identify specific needs and to understand upcoming forecasts and deliverables

  • Tracking prospect engagement and improving those funnels via review, creativity, testing and iteration

  • Helping to interview and train new team members

  • Living by and promoting Happie’s unique culture, and helping your team win


Here are some signs that you’d be a great fit in this role: 

  • You have 0 - 2 years of recruiting experience

  • You have a great interest in recruiting and the recruitment industry (This is the space we are disrupting!)

  • You are comfortable working with data and spreadsheets

  • You’ve done meaningful internships, work experiences, high level scholarship, or competitive athletics during school

  • You operate with a growth mindset and have experience overcoming challenging problems. 

  • You’re remarkably positive, scrappy, and flexible – all necessary attributes in our early-stage, rapidly growing startup environment.

  • Outcome-oriented - You don’t shirk a deadline and you can instill that kind of work ethic on your team

  • Ability to operate with a growth mindset and have experience overcoming challenging problems

  • You have excellent verbal and written communications skills.

Why You Will Love Working with Us (The Benefits): 

  • Competitive salary and equity package. 

  • Benefits include: medical, dental, and vision insurance, short-term & long-term disability, 401K, and commuter. 

  • Supportive and fun company culture with regular team building, outings, Happie Hours & social events. 

  • Very generous PTO policy that includes an entire week off at Christmas, summer Fridays, “Happie” Birthday off, in addition to paid vacation and sick time. 

  • Weekly catered lunches and homemade soup of the week. 

  • Career development and ongoing professional coaching and mentoring.


Happie is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


Alex Gordon