Andela is a network of technology leaders dedicated to advancing human potential. We help companies build high-performing distributed engineering teams by investing in Africa’s most talented software developers. Based in NYC, SF, Lagos, Nairobi, Kigali, Cairo and Kampala, Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage.
About the role:
Andela is looking to hire an experienced technical talent acquisition Africa lead (sourcing), to join either our Nairobi or Lagos offices - and drive talent strategy and pipelinee. We’ve recently surpassed the exciting milestone of 1,400 Andelans globally, and plan to reach double that size by of 2020—the technical hiring team will drive much of that growth. Of course, we care about growth in both the quantity and quality of our employees, so our recruiters’ success is measured not just by their time-to-hire and headcount filled, but also by pass-through rate, EPIC values alignment, and other more qualitative metrics. This role is a recruiting leadership role and driving hiring for a flagship Andela position.
While based in Nairobi or Lagos - you will collaborate heavily with key stakeholders across the technical recruiting group as well our engineerings teams and Leadership across Africa and NYC. You will lead a team of high-calibre talent acquisition experts/sourcers, designing and driving sourcing and hiring strategies for for elite technologists across Africa - and partner with Recruiting and Leadership teams globally. This opportunity is ideal for talent acquisition managers in the tech and start-up space across technical hiring, and ideal for levelling-up in international exposure and work at a mission-driven, fast-paced business.
Benefits & Compensation
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.