Experienced Recruiter Role

Are you an experienced recruiter (executive search or contingency), looking for a great working environment and collaborative culture, with loads of flexibility, as your next career move? Jack Hammer may be the right fit for you!

The role

You will be responsible for executing all or part of the recruitment cycle for senior-level roles for our clients, which includes:

  • Client engagement (Briefing; role definition; search parameters)
  • Candidate sourcing (proactive outreach/ headhunting)
  • Candidate screening, interviewing, shortlisting
  • Preparation of reports; reference checking
  • Ongoing candidate and client management throughout interview, decision-making and offer negotiation stages.

Over and above project-based search processes, you will need to:

  • Continuously build up your sector knowledge and engage with emerging talent to develop client relationships
  • Act as an ambassador for Jack Hammer, specifically on social media, posting relevant content to further develop the brand

Your ideal background

  • 3+ years executive search or contingency recruitment experience
  • Experience in a client or candidate-facing roles, interacting with executives
  • College degree
  • Systems literate and unafraid to adopt new technologies in order to operationalise the project management process
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
  • A network in tech-enabled disruptive and emerging industries is highly advantageous


Base salary

Per-project commission

The opportunity to work with an extraordinary team of globally recognized professionals, who have mastered the art of collaborative excellence!

Jack Hammer is a remote first, Equal Opportunity Employer.

Email advaita@jhammerglobal.com to apply.

More about Jack Hammer

We are a boutique executive search firm, growing our footprint across the globe. Our HQs are in LA and Cape Town but, through our affiliate partnerships, we have coverage in over 80 countries and 160 cities. Since inception (two decades ago), we have been shaking things up in the world of executive search, frequently being the only female-led global search boutique amongst our peers. With increased demand in the US market, we are looking for self-driven talent to join our team.

Jack Hammer USA focuses on disruptive and emerging industries, including; fintech and blockchain; climate, media and ed-tech; healthcare and food innovation. In these sectors, we help both established companies and high growth start-ups with their most important and urgent leadership appointments.

Wherever we find ourselves, our purpose remains the same: to find leaders who grow great companies, where everyone thrives. So it’s our mission to find great people for every search project we fulfil. We do this by finding the balance between performing to win and building connection; extraordinary rigor and effortless flexibility; challenging the status quo and keeping it real. Asking the hard questions. Defining what a great leader looks like in our evolving, hybrid-style work era. Digging deep, and always looking beyond the obvious!

That’s why we’re called ‘Jack Hammer’.

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