University Recruiting - Full Cycle Recruiter

Facebook | London, United Kingdom

Posted Date 10/27/2019
Description Facebook is seeking an experienced University Recruiter to help drive growth in hiring talent within the Product teams. This is a permanent role and is based in our London office. University Recruiting is in our DNA. From our start in a dorm room at Harvard, Facebook has always relied on talent from universities to build the new products for our 1 billion+ users that drive our mission to make the world more open and connected. The result is an opportunity to have tremendous impact at a revolutionary company. If you’ve ever dreamed about disrupting and revolutionizing the way recruiting and university recruiting is done, we’d love to talk with you about how you might help Facebook do just that. Leveraging our platform and products, we want to make the recruiting process more social and personal. We take Facebook’s mission of discovering top talent and serving our employees seriously. That’s why our groups identify the smartest and most passionate individuals and work hard to keep them productive, fulfilled and happy. You’ll find us tackling the hard problems that will impact the organization and planning the next great benefit to add to the long list of reasons you should work here.


  • Build and cultivate long term relationships with target universities to position Facebook as the top employer of choice (faculty, student organizations, advisers, etc.)

  • Develop data driven strategy for attracting relevant, top talent with focus on ROI and market knowledge

  • Manage full cycle recruiting process ensuring a smooth and positive candidate experience

  • Work with recruiting team members and XFN partners to develop implement, and execute hiring strategy

  • Collaborate with client groups to understand their hiring needs and goals screen portfolios/work/resumes and interview qualified candidates

  • Facilitate interview and hiring discussions with interviewers and hiring managers

  • Monitor & utilise data to inform overall progress & strategy


  • Bachelors Degree required. At least 4+ years of experience, including some in university recruiting

  • Ability to build a sourcing and recruiting strategy at the university level

  • Must have excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Must have strong time-management skills and ability to multitask and maintain focus and discipline

  • Experience partnering with managers, interviewers, and team members throughout the hiring process

  • Passionate about Facebook product and able to speak to our technology/industry

  • Willingness to work flexible hours as needed including evening events

  • 25-30% of travel to European universities and Menlo Park, California

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