Recruitment Specialist

Human resources

Amsterdam, Netherlands

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Job Description

At Source, together, we’re on a mission to produce more fresh fruits and vegetables for more people all over the world - using less resources. is accelerating the global transition to sustainable agriculture with A.I.-powered greenhouses. Our team of experienced engineers and plant scientists has partnered with the world’s leading growers to build the sector’s most advanced artificial intelligence. Our proprietary algorithms simulate plant behaviour to define and execute optimal cultivation strategies, taking into account millions of data points on climate, biology, and resources. By enabling growers to operate more hectares more efficiently through our pioneering tech, is making greenhouse agriculture more accessible, profitable and globally scalable.

What you will do

As our Recruitment Specialist, you are the linking pin who attracts and hires the future talents of Source. You build strong relationships with our candidates by being your lovely self and telling our unique story. During the hiring processes, you take care of the details to make the hiring journeys exceptional, and you guide our hiring managers to be the best interviewers.

We expect you to deep dive into the organization to understand the different business needs of our teams. With this great understanding you help hiring managers hire the best and the most diverse talent there is! You better love a challenge, because we have a specific market where we find our talents. A few of your key responsibilities are:

  • Drafting attractive job descriptions that tells our employer value proposition and speak the minds of future Sourcerers

  • Proactively analysing and researching the hiring market

  • Identifying and approaching the right people via LinkedIn and other recruitment platforms

  • Following up with all candidates by giving them detailed feedback (in case of positive or negative answers) and organising all steps of the recruitment process

  • Making sure that our career website pages and LinkedIn page are appealing and in line with marketing guides.

Your team

As a Recruitment Specialist, you are part of the People & Culture team. You will report directly to our VP of People & Culture and you will collaborate with our People Business Partner, our interim Talent Acquisition Manager and our Office Manager.


We’re looking for someone

  • Has at least 2 years of 360-recruitment experience, preferably in a start-up or scale-up

  • Is eager to analyse hiring markets and is creative in approaching candidates

  • Has excellent stakeholder management skills, both internally and towards external recruitment partners

  • Has creative writing skills to create appealing job descriptions and social media posts

  • Is experienced with LinkedIn Recruiter

  • Has fluent English skills

  • And has experience in the Dutch job market

Our approach

We strongly believe that diverse perspectives are essential to successfully tackling challenges (whether small or big). That’s why we want and need people with diverse backgrounds, experiences and cultures to help us with the complex global challenge we’re trying to solve.

We value eagerness to learn over meeting all requirements. So even if you don’t feel like you meet 100% of the criteria, we’d still encourage you to reconsider and apply. We look forward to your application.

Ensuring a smooth candidate experience is very important to us. We aim to get back to you regarding your application within 5 business days. Our interview process tends to consist of 3 stages (intro call, hiring manager interview, assignment and panel) which we strive to organise as fast as we can, but please do let us know if you need more flexibility.