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At ZeroCater, we believe food is one of the easiest, and most effective, ways to build culture in an office. We make it easy for companies to feed their employees delicious meals and are building technology to revolutionize the way employees eat. Our proprietary FoodIQ® technology learns employees’ unique tastes and preferences to curate menus they will love. We successfully launched our core product into 6 markets nationwide and recently launched Cloud Cafe, a personalized digital cafeteria that offers companies unmatched flexibility and enables employees to choose their own daily meals from hundreds of top-rated caterers and restaurants. ZeroCater is changing a $100 billion industry and continues to innovate to best serve today’s dynamic workplace.

Talent Acquisition Specialist (non-tech)

at ZeroCater San Francisco, CA
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ZeroCater is looking for our next talent team member to help grow and scale our food experience, culinary partnership, and support teams while providing a world-class candidate experience. You’ll be full-cycle recruiting while playing the role of a strategic business partner to stakeholders across different departments to improve processes and to ensure we are hiring the right talent. Hiring is a top initiative and you will be able to make an impact that is felt company-wide. Our Talent Acquisition Specialist is seen as more than a recruiter but a respected subject matter expert invested in candidate experience and creating partnership to increase our confidence in hiring as we enter the largest growth phase that ZeroCater has seen. The ideal candidate has a results-driven mentality, a passion for pairing top talent to the right opportunities, and thrives in a fast-paced and evolving environment. 

What you will do:

  • Source and build a pipeline of qualified candidates across different roles employing creativity to scour multiple channels for talent and build out long-term recruiting strategy
  • Engage with candidates to create a positive experience at every step in the process (sourcing, screening, scheduling, offers, onboarding, etc.)
  • Work closely with hiring managers to improve time to hire, candidate experience, and offer acceptance rate
  • Leverage data and metrics to validate recruiting success and identify opportunities for improvement
  • Be a culture leader and advocate for ZeroCater and contribute to employer branding initiatives

Qualifications for success:

  • 3+ years of experience recruiting experience (with 1+ of those years in a corporate recruiting environment)
  • Proficiency in ATS systems (Greenhouse preferred) and other sourcing/recruiting tools (beyond LinkedIn)
  • Strong time management, prioritization, and keen attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • History of going above and beyond to create a candidate-centric recruiting experience

What we offer:

Not only will you have the opportunity to grow your career with other food-obsessed colleagues who have a shared passion for creating delight for customers, but you will also work alongside a highly collaborative team that values leading with trust and respect, and taking smart risks.

  • 401k match with immediate vesting
  • Unlimited PTO, 9 paid holidays, 5 days of sick time, plus 8 hours of volunteer time 
  • Low to no-cost comprehensive health insurance (Blue Cross) 
  • Medical concierge through One Medical
  • Dental & vision coverage
  • Employer-paid life, short-term and long-term disability insurance 
  • $100 monthly gym stipend
  • Equity 

“The shared meal elevates eating from a mechanical process of fueling the body to a ritual of family and community, from the mere animal biology to an act of culture.”

- Michael Pollan

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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