Talent Acquisition Business Partner

Job description

Hi Recruiter. You don't want your job to be boring, sitting behind your laptop sending message after message to candidates on LinkedIn, hoping they respond to your outreach. You want excitement, adventure, and quick decision-making! You want to set up attractive recruitment campaigns, join interesting recruitment events, try out new recruitment tools and you want your whole company to become a recruitment ambassador, so they can attract new colleagues together with you. That's how you become a business partner to your hiring manager.


ChannelEngine has a great opportunity for a Talent Acquisition Business Partner to join our People team! In this role, you will have the challenging task of helping our teams to grow at a very rapid pace with a focus on recruiting the most talented people for our commercial and operations roles.  Together with the people team, you will be responsible for creating the best candidate experience possible! 


What you’ll be doing 

  • You will partner with our managers to design and execute a recruiting plan to attract the world’s best (technical) talent, 

  • You will recruit new colleagues in Europe, Asia, the Pacific region, the Middle East, and North America,

  • We believe that with a more diverse team we make better decisions and achieve better results. You help us bring everything in place to attract and select people with different backgrounds,

  • You use data to create opportunities in all areas of recruiting, define success, and translate metrics into usable insights for stakeholders,

  • You build and maintain a passive talent pipeline through proactive market research,

  • You bring up bright and innovative ideas to make our recruitment process more effective and more efficient,

  • You ensure an impressive candidate experience through transparent communication and timely feedback, as well as conducting high-quality interviews,

  • You share your knowledge and train our colleagues to recruit and select the best new team members,

  • You think along with your colleagues to create the best candidate experience.

Job requirements

What you’ll need

  • You have a Bachelor’s Degree,

  • You love building successful teams

  • You have proven recruitment experience, agency or in house. 

  • You have a track record of successfully delivering innovative sourcing and recruiting methods,

  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills in English,

  • You are a fun person to work with!


What we can offer you

  • Our awesome company and culture! We are a young, vibrant and international company playing a leading role in the world of e-commerce and online marketplaces,

  • An interesting industry: marketplaces are booming, therefore our company is thriving!

  • Personal and professional development within a fast-growing, international company,

  • State-of-the-art tech: we work with the latest technologies, business models and tools,

  • Great colleagues to work with! We are a fun and energetic mix of people who enjoy the work we do and the people we work with!

  • Lots of freedom! Whether it’s being able to pick up your bright ideas straight away or deciding on your own working hours,

  • Work in our modern office next to Leiden Central Station, with views across the city, or of course from home, whatever you prefer!

  • Free healthy (and slightly less healthy) snacks, the widest selection of tea you’ve ever seen, and exceptionally good coffee to keep you well fueled throughout the day,

  • An attractive pension scheme.


About ChannelEngine

ChannelEngine is a fast-growing, e-commerce SaaS solution. We help brands, retailers and wholesalers find millions of new customers by connecting them to the biggest marketplaces around the world.


Our story began in 2013 when it became undeniable that marketplaces were going to be one of the most critical components of the global e-commerce industry. We saw an opportunity to make these powerful platforms available to every business, and now ChannelEngine offers a complete, user-friendly, marketplace management suite with seamless integration, enabling businesses to expand their reach internationally. Our clients include Bugaboo, Hunkemöller, Brabantia, Bosch, JDE, and Reckitt, to name just a few.


ChannelEngine is growing at a rapid pace and currently covers channels in Europe, North- and Central America, the Middle East, and Asia-Pacific. Our mission is to cover the globe. For this, we need to expand our teams with adventurous and ambitious people who want to shape the world of e-commerce with us.