Junior HR Talent Acquisition Specialist

Job description


WEBB Traders is a fast-growing global proprietary trading company and market maker active in electronic trading on international financial markets, driven by data and technology. We are entrepreneurial and innovative – embracing teamwork and creativity. Our headquarters is in Amsterdam City Centre and is supported by a broader European presence from where the regional, US and Brazil markets are traded. We currently work with 50 colleagues of 15 different nationalities. Our team consists of hard-core traders, curious researchers, brilliant and creative developers and an enthusiastic support staff. We’re not afraid to think differently, embrace new ideas and dream big.

Are you the social media savvy Junior HR Talent Acquisition Specialist that finds talent for us?

WEBB has the ambition to become a global leading trading firm and therefore we are constantly looking for the best new colleagues. We therefore need a Junior HR Talent Acquisition Specialist who loves to build relationships and acts as our corporate influencer. In this role you will report directly to our HR manager.

You will be the face of WEBB for our future employees. As an ambassador of WEBB, you know how to bind new colleagues to us with your enthusiasm, openness and drive. You will visit and build relations with universities and study associations in the Netherlands and France, and organize great (inhouse) events, contests, lectures and internships. You will use your social media skills to show our audience how attractive WEBB Traders is as an employer and create a strong and consistent brand.

Furthermore, you will be involved in all other aspects of recruitment, from creating and publishing job descriptions and sourcing candidates, to interviewing candidates and drafting the job offer and onboarding the candidates once they start.

You will have a lot of freedom to fill in this role with your own ideas and input and we will help, guide and train you if necessary.

Hence, we are looking for an enthusiastic, people and social-media addict with great communication and organization skills.

What will you do

  • Enlarge our network by visiting universities and organizing or joining events to set up collaborations and promotion of job openings
  • Collaborate with our Business Development department to set up creative employer branding strategies and campaigns using social media and our website
  • Drafting and updating job descriptions in our career website and job boards
  • Hunting and sourcing candidates for open and upcoming positions via social media
  • Being the first point of contact for candidates for a variety of roles
  • Making sure the recruitment and hiring process is up to date and running smoothly
  • Scheduling and participating in interviews

We offer

  • The opportunity to join a highly professional team in a very challenging market
  • Be part of a fast growing and ambitious company
  • Many opportunities to work on your personal development, such as projects, conferences and study facilities
  • Internal and external training and education in trading knowledge and technical skills
  • A competitive reward packages
  • Healthy lunch at the office
  • Free sport facility
  • Travel costs reimbursement or a Swap-bike
  • Fun activities with colleagues on regular basis
  • Great office in the center of vibrant Amsterdam


Who are you

  • Background in Communication, Human Resources, Hospitality, Psychology or similar studies
  • Excellent communicator and are not afraid to voice your opinion
  • Affinity for content creation and have a creative eye
  • Great organizational skills
  • Enjoy interacting with different people and are a team player
  • Like to travel and join and organize events
  • Precise, punctual and proactive with your work
  • Tech-savvy; can easily build and elaborate excel sheets and work with content management systems
  • Fluent in English, both spoken and written; French is a plus

Application process

  • Apply on our WEBB site
  • Please share with us your motivation to work with us and why you think you will fit
  • Have chats via cam with us
  • Accept our offer