About Better.com:

We’re one of the fastest growing homeownership companies in America. Why? Because we’re building a better way to get home and our customers love it. By combining smarter technology with an award-winning team of mortgage experts, we’re making homeownership so simple it feels magical.

So far, we’ve: 

  • Helped more than 10,000 families get home
  • Financed over $3B in loans
  • Saved families an average of $32,000 in fees over the life of their loans
  • Grew our geographic coverage to 36 states, up from 15 states from a year ago

And we’re not slowing down. We continue to outpace the rest of the industry at every turn. 

Our backers have helped build some of the most transformative tech and finance companies in history. Kleiner Perkins, Goldman Sachs, IA Ventures, Ally Bank, American Express, and others have invested over $150MM in Better and our vision of making homeownership magical.

A Better opportunity:

Through the combined efforts of recruiting, human capital, and office experience, the People Operations team works to create and foster a positive and productive employee experience. We take ownership of everything from the smallest details - like keeping the right snacks in stock - to the largest projects, such as structuring performance management, to make sure that every member of the team feels supported, positively challenged, and able to thrive at Better. We have fun, love what we do, and care deeply about building a Better workplace.

Our Talent Acquisition team is looking for a generalist recruiter to join our growing talent practice, focusing on building out various functions across the company. We’re in hyper-growth mode so we need someone with the drive and passion to execute day-in and day-out, eager to partner and collaborate with various stakeholders on finding the right talent for their perspective organizations. This person will be responsible for the end-to-end experience of both our hiring managers and candidates, setting expectations and exceeding them.

Responsibilities will include:

Full-cycle recruitment

  • Updating and managing our candidate pipeline via Greenhouse
  • Tailoring and posting job listings for open positions
  • Thinking outside of the box to find talent at every opportunity
  • Developing sourcing strategies; using various avenues to attract the best talent

Stakeholder management

  • Partnering with hiring managers on developing a strong candidate experience
  • Developing cadence with hiring managers for pipeline and interview process updates

Candidate experience

  • Owning candidate experience -- guiding them through the hiring process
  • Greeting, hosting, and selling candidates during onsite interviews

About you:

  • Self-motivated, competitive against your own personal goals
  • A go-getter who can self-manage and execute new processes and strategies
  • A scrappy & creative thinker; an optimist
  • High personal integrity
  • Comfortable navigating through ambiguity
  • Remarkable organizational skills and relentless drive to improve efficiency
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Experience working in a start up and/or fast-paced environment
  • 2-4 years of experience working in full-cycle recruiting

Things we value:

  • Curiosity. Why? How? Repeat.
  • Nerdiness. Financial news and trends are fascinating. Seriously.   
  • Relentlessness. No one here gives up. We try. We fail. We try again.
  • Passion. If you don’t get excited about homeownership, mortgages, and real estate, it simply won’t work.
  • Smarts: book and street. We have to use all the tools at our disposal to build Better.
  • Empathy and Compassion. You understand that people's biggest dreams are in your hands.
  • Communication. Can you ask for help or put your hand up when you don’t understand?
  • Building. Doing. Making. Yes, we have to do a lot of thinking and talking to figure this stuff out, but you can’t wait to leave the conversation and build it.

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