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Recruitment Associate

CIC Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands

Part Time & Hybrid

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About the Role

Do you have an entrepreneurial mindset? Do you have innovative ideas about business development and strategy? Have you dreamed of starting your own company but want first to gain experience in the field? Then look no further and apply for a position at Creativity Pools today, as this is your chance to put your skills to the test.

Creativity Pools is a non-profit advisory organization. We work with (inter)national talented students to solve complex issues for all kinds of organisations. At Creativity Pools, we believe in the positive impact of creativity and innovation on society.

We are looking for skilled and driven young professionals to join and support our organisation. For this vacancy, you will be part of our Business Development Team, based in our office at the CIC in Rotterdam, where you will collaborate with colleagues and clients within the field of Talent Acquisition, Management and Development. As we are opening up a new business line from scratch, you are at the very start of a new venture that has potential for growth. This makes our journey start with you, and we have three positions on offer for the formation of our new team.

Your specific role and responsibilities within the team:
๐Ÿ”น Supporting our people leads with screening and interviewing processes
๐Ÿ”น Reviewing vacancy texts and holding vacancy kick-off meetings
๐Ÿ”น Independently manage the recruitment journey
๐Ÿ”น Driving continuous improvement of the recruitment journey
๐Ÿ”น Facilitating information for the onboarding process
๐Ÿ”น Providing advice and support to the team members on recruitment topics
๐Ÿ”น Managing our internal HR software and platform
๐Ÿ”น Starting date of position: as soon as possible!

General responsibilities:
๐Ÿ”ธ Work in a dynamic and energetic team in business development, with a proactive international environment where people enjoy working together and learning from each other
๐Ÿ”ธ Generate new leads through interesting ideas and targeted goals
๐Ÿ”ธ Work in our office space at the CIC Rotterdam, an energetic environment home to many startups!
๐Ÿ”ธ Be responsible for drafting your own business plan together with your team, in which you will be guided by experts and seniors from Creativity Pools.
๐Ÿ”ธ Attract possible clients, or scout for talent acquisition (candidate-sourcing) earning a commission-based salary (the more we grow, the more you earn)
๐Ÿ”ธ Develop, manage and maintain a vast network of students and/or clients
Starting date of position: as soon as possible


  • Are in the final stages of a University/HBO-level education

  • Have working/internship experience in the fields of HR, Search and Recruitment

  • Are passionate about HR, Recruitment and Talent development

  • Are available on-site and full-time (3-4 days a week)

  • Strong communication skills in English; both written and verbal (knowing Dutch is a plus)

  • Creative and โ€˜outside the boxโ€™ thinker

  • Have the ability to prioritise and multi-taskย 

  • Focused on achieving results and getting things done (experience in executing tasks and projects)

  • Entrepreneurial mindset and hands-on approach/focus

Ready to work with us?

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