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Director, Executive Recruiting (Contract)



People & HR
Seattle, WA, USA
Posted on Saturday, November 11, 2023

Job Description:

Remitly is on a mission to transform the lives of immigrants and their families by providing the most trusted financial products and services on the planet.

Since 2011, we have been tirelessly delivering on our promises to immigrants sending their hard-earned money home. Today, we are reimagining international payments at scale and building new products to create deeper relationships with our customers and their loved ones across the globe.

Join over 2,700 employees across 10 offices who are growing their careers while having a positive impact on people globally.

About the Role:

We are looking to hire a Director of Executive Recruiting to join our fast growing team in Seattle (please note this is a 6 - 12 months contract role and has a global scope).

In this role, you'll get the opportunity to directly impact our growth through targeting, recruiting, and closing top talent. You will partner with global executive leadership to understand business goals and the people needed to achieve them, while keeping focus on candidate experience, efficient processes, and building Remitly's brand as an employer of choice.

You Will:

  • Provide consultative partnership to hiring executives and build sourcing strategies and workforce plan execution

  • Develop a network of potential candidates through proactive market research and ongoing relationship management

  • Manage an effective interview process and participate in interview training for the business

  • Ensure a seamless experience for executive candidates from initial contact through onboarding

  • Oversee full-cycle recruiting across a variety of functions, as well as managing global executive search vendors

  • Use your knowledge of the competitive landscape and data-driven skills to build recruiting strategies

  • Manage to hiring goals, measure output, and iterate to ensure continuous improvement

  • Be a mentor and coach to other team members

You Have:

  • 12+ years of recruiting experience

  • Passion for serving our immigrant customers

  • Flawless delivery and a proven record of executive search assignments, including vendor management, candidate experience, data benchmarking and metrics /ROI

  • Experience building relationships and working with executive leaders to define role scope and organizational effectiveness

  • Strong sourcing skills and proactive prospecting to support critical roles and succession planning initiatives

  • Closing ability, with experience closing senior level and executive roles

  • Experience leading and facilitating meetings to promote positive business outcomes and engage in talent management discussions

  • Experience leading and contributing to global recruiting projects

  • A growth mindset who sees challenge as opportunity

  • Experience mentoring or leading others

Remitly is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Equal employment opportunity has been, and will continue to be, a fundamental principle at Remitly. We are committed to nondiscrimination across our global organization and in all of our business operations. Employment is determined based upon personal capabilities and qualifications without discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, gender identification and expression, marital status, military status or status as an honorably discharge/veteran, pregnancy (including a woman's potential to get pregnant, pregnancy-related conditions, and childbearing), sexual orientation, age (40 and over), national origin, ancestry, citizenship or immigration status, physical, mental, or sensory disability (including the use of a trained dog guide or service animal), HIV/AIDS or hepatitis C status, genetic information, status as an actual or perceived victim of domestic violence, sexual assault, or stalking, or any other protected class as established by law.

Remitly is an E-Verify Employer

Compensation Details. The starting base salary range for this position is typically $141,670-$190,000.

Remitly is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.